Summary, Implications, and Future Work

  • Timothy Weinzirl
Part of the Springer Theses book series (Springer Theses)


This chapter summarizes the main results from Chaps. 2–4 and discusses what they reveal about galaxy formation and evolution. The implications on galaxy structure, merger history, and the black-hole-bulge correlation are all considered. Related future work that requires next-generation facilities like the James Webb Space Telescope, the Giant Magellan Telescope, and ALMA is discussed.


Black Hole Spiral Galaxy Stellar Mass Massive Galaxy Outer Disk 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Timothy Weinzirl
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  1. 1.Department of AstronomyUniversity of Texas at AustinAustinUSA

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