Outstanding Topics of Discussion at the Galaxy-Halo Workshop



Assembly bias, and what is the definition of assembly bias?

Scatter in stellar to halo mass relation

Observational proxies for halo properties

Small scale modeling for cosmological constraints

Combining small hydro sims with larger cosmo sims

Velocity bias

Mock generation

Intrinsic alignements

Modeling baryons in the cosmological context

Halo definitions , outskirts, robust definitions of halos? How do we measure halos in N-body simulations?

What can cosmology hydro sims teach us?

Calibration and accuracy, reproducing the real universe?

M* - Mhalo relation

What is the effect of environment on the M*-Mhalo relation?

Dwarf galaxies, where doe the galaxy-halo connection fall apart

Are lensing and clustering consistent?

What is the total mass of galaxies?

Clusters, BCG modeling




Tuesday Moderated Discussions



April 26th:


May 2nd:


Volunteers for Friday 10 min talks:



name: xxxx
short description of proposed 10 min talk: xxxxx