Four Myths about Galaxies in the era of ALMA

With ALMA approaching full scale operations in the next year, the number of far infrared and molecular line detections of galaxies will be escalating rapidly. This talk will serve as a primer for galaxy evolution science with ALMA. I will talk about the sorts of standard assumptions and typical quotes you are likely to read in ALMA papers about high-redshift galaxies, and when you should believe them (and when not).

Followed by wine and cheese in Pupin 1402.

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