diff --git a/examples/EAGLE_ICs/EAGLE_100/eagle_100.yml b/examples/EAGLE_ICs/EAGLE_100/eagle_100.yml
index d87df7b2874f99fe0c4cb53e6ab43e5f6ac89899..6a54f46c9371ad4f80f54fbbbfc454e90e6152ee 100644
--- a/examples/EAGLE_ICs/EAGLE_100/eagle_100.yml
+++ b/examples/EAGLE_ICs/EAGLE_100/eagle_100.yml
@@ -67,7 +67,7 @@ FOF:
basename: fof_output # Filename for the FOF outputs.
min_group_size: 256 # The minimum no. of particles required for a group.
linking_length_ratio: 0.2 # Linking length in units of the main inter-particle separation.
- black_hole_seed_halo_mass_Msun: 1.5e10 # Minimal halo mass in which to seed a black hole (in solar masses).
+ black_hole_seed_halo_mass_Msun: 1.0e10 # Minimal halo mass in which to seed a black hole (in solar masses).
scale_factor_first: 0.01 # Scale-factor of first FoF black hole seeding calls.
delta_time: 1.005 # Scale-factor ratio between consecutive FoF black hole seeding calls.
@@ -181,7 +181,7 @@ EAGLEFeedback:
# EAGLE AGN model
EAGLEAGN:
- subgrid_seed_mass_Msun: 1.5e5 # Black hole subgrid mass at creation time in solar masses.
+ subgrid_seed_mass_Msun: 1.0e4 # Black hole subgrid mass at creation time in solar masses.
multi_phase_bondi: 0 # Compute Bondi rates per neighbour particle?
subgrid_bondi: 0 # Compute Bondi rates using the subgrid extrapolation of the gas properties around the BH?
with_angmom_limiter: 0 # Are we applying the Rosas-Guevara et al. (2015) viscous time-scale reduction term?
@@ -194,9 +194,9 @@ EAGLEAGN:
AGN_num_ngb_to_heat: 1. # Target number of gas neighbours to heat in an AGN feedback event.
max_reposition_mass: 1e20 # Maximal BH mass considered for BH repositioning in solar masses (large number implies we always reposition).
max_reposition_distance_ratio: 3.0 # Maximal distance a BH can be repositioned, in units of the softening length.
- with_reposition_velocity_threshold: 1 # Should we only reposition to particles that move slowly w.r.t. the black hole?
- max_reposition_velocity_ratio: 0.5 # Maximal velocity offset of a particle to reposition a BH to, in units of the ambient sound speed of the BH. Only meaningful if with_reposition_velocity_ratio is 1.
- min_reposition_velocity_threshold: -1.0 # Minimal value of the velocity threshold for repositioning [km/s], set to < 0 for no effect. Only meaningful if with_reposition_velocity_ratio is 1.
+ with_reposition_velocity_threshold: 0 # Should we only reposition to particles that move slowly w.r.t. the black hole?
+ max_reposition_velocity_ratio: 0.5 # Maximal velocity offset of a particle to reposition a BH to, in units of the ambient sound speed of the BH. Only meaningful if with_reposition_velocity_threshold is 1.
+ min_reposition_velocity_threshold: -1.0 # Minimal value of the velocity threshold for repositioning [km/s], set to < 0 for no effect. Only meaningful if with_reposition_velocity_threshold is 1.
set_reposition_speed: 0 # Should we reposition black holes with (at most) a prescribed speed towards the potential minimum?
threshold_major_merger: 0.333 # Mass ratio threshold to consider a BH merger as 'major'
threshold_minor_merger: 0.1 # Mass ratio threshold to consider a BH merger as 'minor'
diff --git a/examples/EAGLE_ICs/EAGLE_12/eagle_12.yml b/examples/EAGLE_ICs/EAGLE_12/eagle_12.yml
index a5c08602ac8094b51701d1993da6fbd7cf66d9c1..dff4afa52b879c25cd6fc2a08c2e84a3007cda73 100644
--- a/examples/EAGLE_ICs/EAGLE_12/eagle_12.yml
+++ b/examples/EAGLE_ICs/EAGLE_12/eagle_12.yml
@@ -68,7 +68,7 @@ FOF:
basename: fof_output # Filename for the FOF outputs.
min_group_size: 256 # The minimum no. of particles required for a group.
linking_length_ratio: 0.2 # Linking length in units of the main inter-particle separation.
- black_hole_seed_halo_mass_Msun: 1.5e10 # Minimal halo mass in which to seed a black hole (in solar masses).
+ black_hole_seed_halo_mass_Msun: 1.0e10 # Minimal halo mass in which to seed a black hole (in solar masses).
scale_factor_first: 0.05 # Scale-factor of first FoF black hole seeding calls.
delta_time: 1.00751 # Scale-factor ratio between consecutive FoF black hole seeding calls.
@@ -203,7 +203,7 @@ EAGLEFeedback:
# EAGLE AGN model
EAGLEAGN:
- subgrid_seed_mass_Msun: 1.5e5 # Black hole subgrid mass at creation time in solar masses.
+ subgrid_seed_mass_Msun: 1.0e4 # Black hole subgrid mass at creation time in solar masses.
multi_phase_bondi: 0 # Compute Bondi rates per neighbour particle?
subgrid_bondi: 0 # Compute Bondi rates using the subgrid extrapolation of the gas properties around the BH?
with_angmom_limiter: 0 # Are we applying the Rosas-Guevara et al. (2015) viscous time-scale reduction term?
@@ -216,9 +216,9 @@ EAGLEAGN:
AGN_num_ngb_to_heat: 1. # Target number of gas neighbours to heat in an AGN feedback event.
max_reposition_mass: 1e20 # Maximal BH mass considered for BH repositioning in solar masses (large number implies we always reposition).
max_reposition_distance_ratio: 3.0 # Maximal distance a BH can be repositioned, in units of the softening length.
- with_reposition_velocity_threshold: 1 # Should we only reposition to particles that move slowly w.r.t. the black hole?
- max_reposition_velocity_ratio: 0.5 # Maximal velocity offset of a particle to reposition a BH to, in units of the ambient sound speed of the BH. Only meaningful if with_reposition_velocity_ratio is 1.
- min_reposition_velocity_threshold: -1.0 # Minimal value of the velocity threshold for repositioning [km/s], set to < 0 for no effect. Only meaningful if with_reposition_velocity_ratio is 1.
+ with_reposition_velocity_threshold: 0 # Should we only reposition to particles that move slowly w.r.t. the black hole?
+ max_reposition_velocity_ratio: 0.5 # Maximal velocity offset of a particle to reposition a BH to, in units of the ambient sound speed of the BH. Only meaningful if with_reposition_velocity_threshold is 1.
+ min_reposition_velocity_threshold: -1.0 # Minimal value of the velocity threshold for repositioning [km/s], set to < 0 for no effect. Only meaningful if with_reposition_velocity_threshold is 1.
set_reposition_speed: 0 # Should we reposition black holes with (at most) a prescribed speed towards the potential minimum?
threshold_major_merger: 0.333 # Mass ratio threshold to consider a BH merger as 'major'
threshold_minor_merger: 0.1 # Mass ratio threshold to consider a BH merger as 'minor'
diff --git a/examples/EAGLE_ICs/EAGLE_25/eagle_25.yml b/examples/EAGLE_ICs/EAGLE_25/eagle_25.yml
index c407ad8fd986e5b489be39cbb7c7812b00abab8a..c617b3e2a9907f94c2c4603be44252a8ade879ed 100644
--- a/examples/EAGLE_ICs/EAGLE_25/eagle_25.yml
+++ b/examples/EAGLE_ICs/EAGLE_25/eagle_25.yml
@@ -68,7 +68,7 @@ FOF:
basename: fof_output # Filename for the FOF outputs.
min_group_size: 256 # The minimum no. of particles required for a group.
linking_length_ratio: 0.2 # Linking length in units of the main inter-particle separation.
- black_hole_seed_halo_mass_Msun: 1.5e10 # Minimal halo mass in which to seed a black hole (in solar masses).
+ black_hole_seed_halo_mass_Msun: 1.0e10 # Minimal halo mass in which to seed a black hole (in solar masses).
scale_factor_first: 0.05 # Scale-factor of first FoF black hole seeding calls.
delta_time: 1.00751 # Scale-factor ratio between consecutive FoF black hole seeding calls.
@@ -203,7 +203,7 @@ EAGLEFeedback:
# EAGLE AGN model
EAGLEAGN:
- subgrid_seed_mass_Msun: 1.5e5 # Black hole subgrid mass at creation time in solar masses.
+ subgrid_seed_mass_Msun: 1.0e4 # Black hole subgrid mass at creation time in solar masses.
multi_phase_bondi: 0 # Compute Bondi rates per neighbour particle?
subgrid_bondi: 0 # Compute Bondi rates using the subgrid extrapolation of the gas properties around the BH?
with_angmom_limiter: 0 # Are we applying the Rosas-Guevara et al. (2015) viscous time-scale reduction term?
@@ -216,9 +216,9 @@ EAGLEAGN:
AGN_num_ngb_to_heat: 1. # Target number of gas neighbours to heat in an AGN feedback event.
max_reposition_mass: 1e20 # Maximal BH mass considered for BH repositioning in solar masses (large number implies we always reposition).
max_reposition_distance_ratio: 3.0 # Maximal distance a BH can be repositioned, in units of the softening length.
- with_reposition_velocity_threshold: 1 # Should we only reposition to particles that move slowly w.r.t. the black hole?
- max_reposition_velocity_ratio: 0.5 # Maximal velocity offset of a particle to reposition a BH to, in units of the ambient sound speed of the BH. Only meaningful if with_reposition_velocity_ratio is 1.
- min_reposition_velocity_threshold: -1.0 # Minimal value of the velocity threshold for repositioning [km/s], set to < 0 for no effect. Only meaningful if with_reposition_velocity_ratio is 1.
+ with_reposition_velocity_threshold: 0 # Should we only reposition to particles that move slowly w.r.t. the black hole?
+ max_reposition_velocity_ratio: 0.5 # Maximal velocity offset of a particle to reposition a BH to, in units of the ambient sound speed of the BH. Only meaningful if with_reposition_velocity_threshold is 1.
+ min_reposition_velocity_threshold: -1.0 # Minimal value of the velocity threshold for repositioning [km/s], set to < 0 for no effect. Only meaningful if with_reposition_velocity_threshold is 1.
set_reposition_speed: 0 # Should we reposition black holes with (at most) a prescribed speed towards the potential minimum?
threshold_major_merger: 0.333 # Mass ratio threshold to consider a BH merger as 'major'
threshold_minor_merger: 0.1 # Mass ratio threshold to consider a BH merger as 'minor'
diff --git a/examples/EAGLE_ICs/EAGLE_50/eagle_50.yml b/examples/EAGLE_ICs/EAGLE_50/eagle_50.yml
index 60e917946db427ae978cabff49b1f8032926c527..e35b001f483211bcd749eda4010f83d869e24aff 100644
--- a/examples/EAGLE_ICs/EAGLE_50/eagle_50.yml
+++ b/examples/EAGLE_ICs/EAGLE_50/eagle_50.yml
@@ -68,7 +68,7 @@ FOF:
basename: fof_output # Filename for the FOF outputs.
min_group_size: 256 # The minimum no. of particles required for a group.
linking_length_ratio: 0.2 # Linking length in units of the main inter-particle separation.
- black_hole_seed_halo_mass_Msun: 1.5e10 # Minimal halo mass in which to seed a black hole (in solar masses).
+ black_hole_seed_halo_mass_Msun: 1.0e10 # Minimal halo mass in which to seed a black hole (in solar masses).
scale_factor_first: 0.05 # Scale-factor of first FoF black hole seeding calls.
delta_time: 1.00751 # Scale-factor ratio between consecutive FoF black hole seeding calls.
@@ -201,7 +201,7 @@ EAGLEFeedback:
# EAGLE AGN model
EAGLEAGN:
- subgrid_seed_mass_Msun: 1.5e5 # Black hole subgrid mass at creation time in solar masses.
+ subgrid_seed_mass_Msun: 1.0e4 # Black hole subgrid mass at creation time in solar masses.
multi_phase_bondi: 0 # Compute Bondi rates per neighbour particle?
subgrid_bondi: 0 # Compute Bondi rates using the subgrid extrapolation of the gas properties around the BH?
with_angmom_limiter: 0 # Are we applying the Rosas-Guevara et al. (2015) viscous time-scale reduction term?
@@ -214,9 +214,9 @@ EAGLEAGN:
AGN_num_ngb_to_heat: 1. # Target number of gas neighbours to heat in an AGN feedback event.
max_reposition_mass: 1e20 # Maximal BH mass considered for BH repositioning in solar masses (large number implies we always reposition).
max_reposition_distance_ratio: 3.0 # Maximal distance a BH can be repositioned, in units of the softening length.
- with_reposition_velocity_threshold: 1 # Should we only reposition to particles that move slowly w.r.t. the black hole?
- max_reposition_velocity_ratio: 0.5 # Maximal velocity offset of a particle to reposition a BH to, in units of the ambient sound speed of the BH. Only meaningful if with_reposition_velocity_ratio is 1.
- min_reposition_velocity_threshold: -1.0 # Minimal value of the velocity threshold for repositioning [km/s], set to < 0 for no effect. Only meaningful if with_reposition_velocity_ratio is 1.
+ with_reposition_velocity_threshold: 0 # Should we only reposition to particles that move slowly w.r.t. the black hole?
+ max_reposition_velocity_ratio: 0.5 # Maximal velocity offset of a particle to reposition a BH to, in units of the ambient sound speed of the BH. Only meaningful if with_reposition_velocity_threshold is 1.
+ min_reposition_velocity_threshold: -1.0 # Minimal value of the velocity threshold for repositioning [km/s], set to < 0 for no effect. Only meaningful if with_reposition_velocity_threshold is 1.
set_reposition_speed: 0 # Should we reposition black holes with (at most) a prescribed speed towards the potential minimum?
threshold_major_merger: 0.333 # Mass ratio threshold to consider a BH merger as 'major'
threshold_minor_merger: 0.1 # Mass ratio threshold to consider a BH merger as 'minor'
diff --git a/examples/EAGLE_ICs/EAGLE_50_low_res/eagle_50.yml b/examples/EAGLE_ICs/EAGLE_50_low_res/eagle_50.yml
index 89b657b82c0b05406c31be9211409282ab79d07d..6cfa80f26b0e857b34f0046f24ba032ceba139a0 100644
--- a/examples/EAGLE_ICs/EAGLE_50_low_res/eagle_50.yml
+++ b/examples/EAGLE_ICs/EAGLE_50_low_res/eagle_50.yml
@@ -68,7 +68,7 @@ FOF:
basename: fof_output # Filename for the FOF outputs.
min_group_size: 32 # The minimum no. of particles required for a group.
linking_length_ratio: 0.2 # Linking length in units of the main inter-particle separation.
- black_hole_seed_halo_mass_Msun: 1.5e10 # Minimal halo mass in which to seed a black hole (in solar masses).
+ black_hole_seed_halo_mass_Msun: 1.0e10 # Minimal halo mass in which to seed a black hole (in solar masses).
scale_factor_first: 0.05 # Scale-factor of first FoF black hole seeding calls.
delta_time: 1.00751 # Scale-factor ratio between consecutive FoF black hole seeding calls.
@@ -200,7 +200,7 @@ EAGLEFeedback:
# EAGLE AGN model
EAGLEAGN:
- subgrid_seed_mass_Msun: 1.5e5 # Black hole subgrid mass at creation time in solar masses.
+ subgrid_seed_mass_Msun: 1.0e4 # Black hole subgrid mass at creation time in solar masses.
multi_phase_bondi: 0 # Compute Bondi rates per neighbour particle?
subgrid_bondi: 0 # Compute Bondi rates using the subgrid extrapolation of the gas properties around the BH?
with_angmom_limiter: 0 # Are we applying the Rosas-Guevara et al. (2015) viscous time-scale reduction term?
@@ -213,9 +213,9 @@ EAGLEAGN:
AGN_num_ngb_to_heat: 1. # Target number of gas neighbours to heat in an AGN feedback event.
max_reposition_mass: 1e20 # Maximal BH mass considered for BH repositioning in solar masses (large number implies we always reposition).
max_reposition_distance_ratio: 3.0 # Maximal distance a BH can be repositioned, in units of the softening length.
- with_reposition_velocity_threshold: 1 # Should we only reposition to particles that move slowly w.r.t. the black hole?
- max_reposition_velocity_ratio: 0.5 # Maximal velocity offset of a particle to reposition a BH to, in units of the ambient sound speed of the BH. Only meaningful if with_reposition_velocity_ratio is 1.
- min_reposition_velocity_threshold: -1.0 # Minimal value of the velocity threshold for repositioning [km/s], set to < 0 for no effect. Only meaningful if with_reposition_velocity_ratio is 1.
+ with_reposition_velocity_threshold: 0 # Should we only reposition to particles that move slowly w.r.t. the black hole?
+ max_reposition_velocity_ratio: 0.5 # Maximal velocity offset of a particle to reposition a BH to, in units of the ambient sound speed of the BH. Only meaningful if with_reposition_velocity_threshold is 1.
+ min_reposition_velocity_threshold: -1.0 # Minimal value of the velocity threshold for repositioning [km/s], set to < 0 for no effect. Only meaningful if with_reposition_velocity_threshold is 1.
set_reposition_speed: 0 # Should we reposition black holes with (at most) a prescribed speed towards the potential minimum?
threshold_major_merger: 0.333 # Mass ratio threshold to consider a BH merger as 'major'
threshold_minor_merger: 0.1 # Mass ratio threshold to consider a BH merger as 'minor'
diff --git a/examples/EAGLE_ICs/EAGLE_6/eagle_6.yml b/examples/EAGLE_ICs/EAGLE_6/eagle_6.yml
index 759da01fd2647482f7e482f93d2a7d552f917384..7fd448d94365b16faac03cc0edea911428d06aaf 100644
--- a/examples/EAGLE_ICs/EAGLE_6/eagle_6.yml
+++ b/examples/EAGLE_ICs/EAGLE_6/eagle_6.yml
@@ -68,7 +68,7 @@ FOF:
basename: fof_output # Filename for the FOF outputs.
min_group_size: 256 # The minimum no. of particles required for a group.
linking_length_ratio: 0.2 # Linking length in units of the main inter-particle separation.
- black_hole_seed_halo_mass_Msun: 1.5e10 # Minimal halo mass in which to seed a black hole (in solar masses).
+ black_hole_seed_halo_mass_Msun: 1.0e10 # Minimal halo mass in which to seed a black hole (in solar masses).
scale_factor_first: 0.05 # Scale-factor of first FoF black hole seeding calls.
delta_time: 1.00751 # Scale-factor ratio between consecutive FoF black hole seeding calls.
@@ -203,7 +203,7 @@ EAGLEFeedback:
# EAGLE AGN model
EAGLEAGN:
- subgrid_seed_mass_Msun: 1.5e5 # Black hole subgrid mass at creation time in solar masses.
+ subgrid_seed_mass_Msun: 1.0e4 # Black hole subgrid mass at creation time in solar masses.
multi_phase_bondi: 0 # Compute Bondi rates per neighbour particle?
subgrid_bondi: 0 # Compute Bondi rates using the subgrid extrapolation of the gas properties around the BH?
with_angmom_limiter: 0 # Are we applying the Rosas-Guevara et al. (2015) viscous time-scale reduction term?
@@ -216,9 +216,9 @@ EAGLEAGN:
AGN_num_ngb_to_heat: 1. # Target number of gas neighbours to heat in an AGN feedback event.
max_reposition_mass: 1e20 # Maximal BH mass considered for BH repositioning in solar masses (large number implies we always reposition).
max_reposition_distance_ratio: 3.0 # Maximal distance a BH can be repositioned, in units of the softening length.
- with_reposition_velocity_threshold: 1 # Should we only reposition to particles that move slowly w.r.t. the black hole?
- max_reposition_velocity_ratio: 0.5 # Maximal velocity offset of a particle to reposition a BH to, in units of the ambient sound speed of the BH. Only meaningful if with_reposition_velocity_ratio is 1.
- min_reposition_velocity_threshold: -1.0 # Minimal value of the velocity threshold for repositioning [km/s], set to < 0 for no effect. Only meaningful if with_reposition_velocity_ratio is 1.
+ with_reposition_velocity_threshold: 0 # Should we only reposition to particles that move slowly w.r.t. the black hole?
+ max_reposition_velocity_ratio: 0.5 # Maximal velocity offset of a particle to reposition a BH to, in units of the ambient sound speed of the BH. Only meaningful if with_reposition_velocity_threshold is 1.
+ min_reposition_velocity_threshold: -1.0 # Minimal value of the velocity threshold for repositioning [km/s], set to < 0 for no effect. Only meaningful if with_reposition_velocity_threshold is 1.
set_reposition_speed: 0 # Should we reposition black holes with (at most) a prescribed speed towards the potential minimum?
threshold_major_merger: 0.333 # Mass ratio threshold to consider a BH merger as 'major'
threshold_minor_merger: 0.1 # Mass ratio threshold to consider a BH merger as 'minor'
diff --git a/examples/EAGLE_ICs/README b/examples/EAGLE_ICs/README
index 8214fab87346bdb4a52ec53072b55926973a623d..45d81c285c861abdb3fab3a658bfd2e2a716b3a9 100644
--- a/examples/EAGLE_ICs/README
+++ b/examples/EAGLE_ICs/README
@@ -47,6 +47,8 @@ the following changes have been made (at standard resolution):
(from 0.3 - 3.0).
- The halo mass for BH seeding has been lowered to 10^10 M_sun
(from 10^10/h Msun).
+ - The BH seed mass (subgrid mass at birth) has been lowered to
+ 10^4 Msun (from 10^5/h Msun).
- The black hole accretion rate is now limited to 100% of the
Eddington rate (from 100/h = 150 %).
- The circular velocity threshold for BH mergers is measured
@@ -54,6 +56,8 @@ the following changes have been made (at standard resolution):
length any more.
- The BHs can reposition only onto gas particles and not onto any
type as before.
+ - No limit is imposed any more on the velocity (w.r.t. the BH)
+ of the gas particles onto which the BHs can reposition.
- BHs of all masses can be repositioned (was limited to
M_BH < 1.8*10^8 Msun).
- The angular momentum term in the BH accretion model of