FM18.1.01 — Cosmological Constraints from Dark Matter Profiles

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Aug 12th at 10:30 AM until 11:00 AM

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Author(s): David Buote1

Institution(s): 1. University of California, Irvine

I review cosmological constraints obtained from measurements of the dark matter distributions in galaxy clusters and massive elliptical galaxies. I will emphasize constraints obtained from X-ray observations and discuss key sources of systematic error.