Skip to content

Research at St Andrews

Decoupling the rotation of stars and gas - II. The link between black hole activity and simulated IFU kinematics in IllustrisTNG

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Author(s)

Christopher Duckworth, Tjitske K. Starkenburg, Shy Genel, Timothy A. Davis, Mélanie Habouzit, Katarina Kraljic, Rita Tojeiro

School/Research organisations

Abstract

We study the relationship between supermassive black hole (BH) feedback, BH luminosity and the kinematics of stars and gas for galaxies inIllustrisTNG. We use galaxies with mock MaNGA observations to identify kinematic misalignment at z = 0 (difference in rotation of stars and gas), for which we follow the evolutionary history of BH activity and gas properties over the last 8 Gyrs. Misaligned low mass galaxies (Mstel <1010.2M⊙) typically have boosted BH luminosity and BH growth, and have had more energy injected by BHs into the gas over the last 8 Gyr in comparison to low mass aligned galaxies. These properties likely lead to outflows and gas removal, in agreement with active low mass galaxies in observations. Splitting on BH luminosity at z = 0 produces consistent distributions of kinematic misalignment at z = 0, however, splitting on the maximum BH luminosity over the last 8 Gyrs produces statistically significant different distributions. While instantaneous correlation at z = 0 is difficult due to misalignment persisting on longer timescales, the relationship between BH activity and misalignment is clear. High mass quenched galaxies (Mstel > 1010.2M⊙) with misalignment typically have similar BH luminosities, show lower gas fractions, and have typically lower gas phase metallicity over the last 8 Gyrs in comparison to the high mass aligned.
Close

Details

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4542–4547
JournalMonthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
Volume495
Issue number4
Early online date30 May 2020
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2020

    Research areas

  • Galaxies: active, Galaxies: evolution, Galaxies: kinematics and dynamics

Discover related content
Find related publications, people, projects and more using interactive charts.

View graph of relations

Related by author

  1. Decoupling the rotation of stars and gas - I. The relationship with morphology and halo spin

    Duckworth, C., Tojeiro, R. & Kraljic, K., Feb 2020, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 492, 2, p. 1869-1886

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  2. Speculator: emulating stellar population synthesis for fast and accurate galaxy spectra and photometry

    Alsing, J., Peiris, H., Leja, J., Hahn, C., Tojeiro, R., Mortlock, D., Leistedt, B., Johnson, B. D. & Conroy, C., 1 Nov 2019, In : ArXiv e-prints.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. The VIMOS Public Extragalactic Redshift Survey (VIPERS). Environment-size relation of massive passive galaxies at 0.5 ≤ z ≤ 0.8

    Gargiulo, A., Cucciati, O., Garilli, B., Scodeggio, M., Bolzonella, M., Zamorani, G., De Lucia, G., Krywult, J., Guzzo, L., Granett, B. R., de la Torre, S., Abbas, U., Adami, C., Arnouts, S., Bottini, D., Cappi, A., Franzetti, P., Fritz, A., Haines, C., Hawken, A. J. & 19 others, Iovino, A., Le Brun, V., Le Fèvre, O., Maccagni, D., Małek, K., Marulli, F., Moutard, T., Polletta, M., Pollo, A., Tasca, L. A. M., Tojeiro, R., Vergani, D., Zanichelli, A., Bel, J., Branchini, E., Coupon, J., Ilbert, O., Moscardini, L. & Peacock, J. A., Nov 2019, In : Astronomy & Astrophysics. 631, 11 p., A15.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. Data-driven education and public outreach with the Sloan Digital Sky Survey

    Lundgren, B., Tojeiro, R., Beaton, R. L., Blanton, M. R., Borissova, J., Cano-Díaz, M., Grabowski, K., Kurtev, R., MacDonald, N., Majewski, S. R., Masters, K. L., Meredith, K., Nitschelm, C., O'Reilly, T., Raddick, J., Skinner, D., Thakar, A., Weijmans, A. & Whelan, D. G., 1 Aug 2019, In : Boletín de la Asociación Argentina de Astronomía. 61A, p. 261-267

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. Mass functions, luminosity functions, and completeness measurements from clustering redshifts

    Bates, D. J., Tojeiro, R., Newman, J. A., Gonzalez-Perez, V., Comparat, J., Schneider, D. P., Lima, M. & Streblyanska, A., Jul 2019, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 486, 3, p. 3059-3077

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Related by journal

  1. A survey for variable young stars with small telescopes: II - mapping a protoplanetary disc with stable structures at 0.15 au

    Evitts, J. J., Froebrich, D., Scholz, A., Eisloeffel, J., Campbell-White, J., Furnell, W., Stecklum, B., Urtly, T., Pickard, R., Wiersema, K., Dubovsky, P. A., Kudzej, I., Naves, R., Morales Aimar, M., Castillo Garcia, R., Vanmunster, T., Schwendeman, E., Soldan Alfaro, F. C., Johnstone, S., Gonzalez Farfan, R. & 40 others, Killestein, T., DelgadoCasal, J., Garcia de la Cuesta, F., Roberts, D., Kolb, U., Montoro, L., Licchelli, D., Escartin Perez, A., Perello Perez, C., Deldem, M., Futcher, S. R. L., Nelson, T., Dvorak, S., Mozdzierski, D., Quinn, N., Kotysz, K., Kowalska, K., Mikolajczyk, P., Fleming, G., Phillips, M., Vale, T., Dubois, F., Logie, L., Rau, S., Vanaverbeke, S., Merrikin, B., Fernandez Mananes, E., Erdelyi, E., Gonzalez Carballo, J-L., Limon Martinez, F., Long, T. P., San Segundo Delgado, A., Salto Gonzalez, J. L., Tremosa Espasa, L., Piehler, G., Crumpton, J., Billington, S. J., D'Arcy, E., Makin, S. & Dover, L., Mar 2020, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 493, 1, p. 184-198 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  2. Accretion of small satellites and gas inflows in a disc galaxy

    Ramón-Fox, F. G. & Aceves, H., 3 Jan 2020, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 491, 3, p. 3908-3922 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. Decoupling the rotation of stars and gas - I. The relationship with morphology and halo spin

    Duckworth, C., Tojeiro, R. & Kraljic, K., Feb 2020, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 492, 2, p. 1869-1886

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. Equatorial anti-rotating day side wind flow in WASP-43b elicited by deep wind jets?

    Carone, L., Baeyens, R., Mollière, P., Barth, P., Vazan, A., Decin, L., Sarkis, P., Venot, O. & Henning, T., Aug 2020, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 496, 3, p. 3582–3614 33 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Related by journal

  1. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (Journal)

    Ineke De Moortel (Member of editorial board)

    1 Jan 2019 → …

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditor of research journal

  2. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (Journal)

    Carolin Villforth (Reviewer)

    2011 → …

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

  3. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (Journal)

    Christiane Helling (Editor)

    2007 → …

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditor of research journal

  4. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (Journal)

    Andrew Collier Cameron (Editor)

    2005 → …

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditor of research journal

  5. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (Journal)

    Duncan Hendry Mackay (Editor)

    2003 → …

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditor of research journal

ID: 268490509

Top