The First Billion Years of History Finding the Earliest Galaxies
Thursday, 19 April 2012 10 a.m. — 11 a.m. MST
AURA Lecture Hall
I will discuss how we can use deep Hubble Space Telescope images with WFC3 to identify candidate galaxies at very high redshift (z>6) and how ground-based follow-up with large telescopes such as Gemini is important for confirmation. I will discuss the role of these early star-forming galaxies.