Evolution of AGN Space Densities and the Fanaroff-Riley Dichotomy

Melanie A. Gendre, Jasper V. Wall, Philip Best

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Abstract

We focus on a comparison of the space densities of FR I and FR II extended radio sources at different epochs, and find that FR I and FR II sources show similar space density enhancements in various redshift ranges, possibly implying a common evolution.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCO-EVOLUTION OF CENTRAL BLACK HOLES AND GALAXIES
EditorsBM Peterson, RS Somerville, T StorchiBergmann
Place of PublicationCAMBRIDGE
PublisherMac Keith Press, Cambridge Univ Press
Pages109-109
Number of pages1
ISBN (Print)978-0-521-76502-2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2010
Event267th Symposium of the International Astronomical Union - Rio de Janeiro
Duration: 10 Aug 200914 Aug 2009

Conference

Conference267th Symposium of the International Astronomical Union
CityRio de Janeiro
Period10/08/0914/08/09

Keywords

  • galaxies: active
  • galaxies: evolution
  • galaxies: luminosity function

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