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    • The Distribution of Dark and Luminous Matter in the Unique Galaxy Cluster Merger Abell 2146 

      King, Lindsay J.; Clowe, D. I.; Coleman, Joseph E.; Russell, H. R.; Santana, R.; White, Jacob A.; Canning, R. E. A.; Deering, Nicole J.; Fabian, A. C.; Lee, Brandyn E.; Li, B.; McNamara, B. R.
      Abell 2146 (z = 0.232) consists of two galaxy clusters undergoing a major merger. The system was discovered in previous work, where two large shock fronts were detected using the Chandra X-ray Observatory, consistent with ...
    • Studies of Baryonic Physics and Triaxiality in Galaxy Clusters 

      Lee, Brandyn Emmerson (2018-12)
      This dissertation concerns the impact of baryonic physics and triaxiality on galaxy clusters. The first and primary portion of this work is to investigate the impact baryonic processes have on galaxy cluster masses, ...