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X-RAY SURVEY RESULTS ON ACTIVE GALAXY PHYSICS AND EVOLUTION

W.N. Brandt 1, D.M. Alexander 2, F.E. Bauer 2, and C. Vignali 3


1 Department of Astronomy & Astrophysics, The Pennsylvania State University, 525 Davey Lab, University Park, PA 16802, USA (niel@astro.psu.edu)
2 Institute of Astronomy, Madingley Road, Cambridge CB3 0HA, UK (dma@ast.cam.ac.uk, feb@ast.cam.ac.uk)
3 INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Bologna, Via Ranzani 1, 40127 Bologna, Italy (cristian@anastasia.bo.astro.it)


Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION

CHANDRA AND XMM-NEWTON EXTRAGALACTIC SURVEYS
Deep X-ray Surveys
Wider X-ray Surveys

SOME IMPLICATIONS FOR AGN PHYSICS AND EVOLUTION
Properties of the X-ray Sources
Recent X-ray Results on AGN Evolution
X-ray Emitting AGN in Luminous Submillimeter Galaxies
High-Redshift (z > 4) AGN Demography and Physics

SOME FUTURE PROSPECTS
Future Prospects for Chandra and XMM-Newton
Upcoming and Planned X-ray Missions

SOME KEY RECENT REFERENCES

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