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ABSTRACT

1.INTRODUCTION

2.PHYSICAL PROCESSES
2.1.Mergers
2.2.Outflows and Galactic Fountains
2.3.Environment

3.GALAXY GROWTH AND HALO GROWTH

4.THE EQUILIBRIUM MODEL
4.1.A Single Zone
4.2.Multi-zone models

5.EXTENSIONS TO THE EQUILIBRIUM MODEL
5.1.The M*-Z-SFR Relation: Observations and Intuition
5.2.The M*-Z-SFR Relation: Equilibrium Treatments
5.3.The M*-Z-SFR Relation: Non-equilibrium Treatments

6.SUMMARY

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