Mikkel Theiss Kristensen

Astrophysicist and science communicator

SMBH - short for  super massive black hole
A black hole weighing millions (and even billions) solar masses, (usually) found at the centre of galaxies


Active galactic nuclei in dwarf galaxies -- environments, triggers, and cosmological history

My research area is on dwarf galaxies with active galactic nuclei (AGN) characteristics, which is a relatively unexplored field. I study whether the environment has any impact on the AGN activity in both observations and simulations. 

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