In recent years, the outskirts of galaxy clusters have emerged as one of the new frontiers and unique laboratories for studying the growth of large scale structure in the universe. A next-generation X-ray telescope is required in order to reveal the full story of the growth of galaxy clusters and the cosmic web and their applications for cosmology.
Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society
- Pub Date:
- May 2019
- Astrophysics - Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics;
- Astrophysics - Astrophysics of Galaxies
- 10 pages, 3 figures, Science white paper submitted to the Astro2020 Decadal Survey