The visibility of Lyman α emitters during reionization

  title={The visibility of Lyman $\alpha$ emitters during reionization},
  author={Pratika Dayal and Antonella Maselli and Andrea Ferrara},
  journal={Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society},
We present the first Lyman α emitter (LAE) study that combines: (i) cosmological smoothed particle hydrodynamic (SPH) simulations run using GADGET-2, (ii) radiative transfer simulations (CRASH) and (iii) a previously developed LAE model. This complete LAE model accounts for the intrinsic LAE, Lyα/continuum luminosity, dust enrichment and Lyα transmission through the intergalactic medium (IGM) to quantify the effects of reionization, dust and velocity fields on the Lyα and UV luminosity… Expand

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