Evolution of the temperature distribution of the ICM in a model cluster
Dark Matter - ICM crossfade

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This movie shows the 3D temperature distribution of the Intra-Cluster Medium over the redshift intervall z=1 to z=0. The onion colour map of the voxel texture represents nicely the dyanmics of the ICM. The volume presented in this movie has 3 Mpc on a side.
Institute for Astro- and Particle Physics, University of Innsbruck