Cosmic Variance Cookbook

This is a publicly available IDL code which computes cosmic variance (sample variance) for galaxies in given stellar mass bins as a function of mean redshift and redshift bin size. It is based on work in this paper.

PhD Thesis Animations and additional material

For the web-version of the DVD I created as a supplement of my PhD thesis, please mail me. It contains animations and a short introduction of the simulations performed for the thesis.

Movies

Minor mergers and disk stability

Perturbations in the stellar component during a 1/10 merger
Face-on view
Edge-on view
Please read our paper for more details on the merger simulation.
Moster et al. 2009


Structure formation in a LCDM Universe

Full Movie