Astrophysics (index)

Semi-Analytic Model

(cosmological model combining analytic and other methods)

Semi-Analytic Model (SAM) is a broad term covering models of the universe incorporating analytical methods and also other methods such as N-Body Simulations or Hydrodynamics simulations or EPS Merger Trees, a method of modeling the merger of Dark Matter Halos. Some examples:

  • Munich
  • Durham
  • Santa Cruz

(software type,simulation)

Referenced by:
Computational Astrophysics