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A 2 per cent distance to <i>z</i> = 0.35 by reconstructing baryon acoustic oscillations - III. Cosmological measurements and interpretation

Kushal T. Mehta, Antonio J. Cuesta, Xiaoying Xu, Daniel J. Eisenstein and Nikhil Padmanabhan.

in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society

December 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 8022 words.

Abstract

We use the 2 per cent distance measurement from our reconstructed baryon acoustic oscillations (BAOs) signature using the Sloan Digital Sky Survey...

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A 2 per cent distance to <i>z</i> = 0.35 by reconstructing baryon acoustic oscillations – I. Methods and application to the Sloan Digital Sky Survey

Nikhil Padmanabhan, Xiaoying Xu, Daniel J. Eisenstein, Richard Scalzo, Antonio J. Cuesta, Kushal T. Mehta and Eyal Kazin.

in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society

December 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 10352 words.

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We present the first application to density field reconstruction to a galaxy survey to undo the smoothing of the baryon acoustic oscillation (BAO)...

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A 2 per cent distance to <i>z</i> = 0.35 by reconstructing baryon acoustic oscillations – II. Fitting techniques

Xiaoying Xu, Nikhil Padmanabhan, Daniel J. Eisenstein, Kushal T. Mehta and Antonio J. Cuesta.

in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society

December 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 17606 words.

Abstract

We present results from fitting the baryon acoustic oscillation (BAO) signal in the correlation function obtained from the first application of...

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A 20 GHz bright sample for δ > +72° — I. Catalogue

S. Righini, E. Carretti, R. Ricci, A. Zanichelli, K.-H. Mack, M. Massardi, I. Prandoni, P. Procopio, R. Verma, M. López-Caniego, L. Gregorini and F. Mantovani.

in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society

November 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 4900 words.

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During 2010–11, the Medicina 32-m dish hosted the seven-feed 18–26.5 GHz receiver built for the Sardinia Radio Telescope, with the goal to perform...

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A 20 GHz bright sample for <b> <i>δ > 72°</i> </b> – II. Multifrequency follow-up

R. Ricci, S. Righini, R. Verma, I. Prandoni, E. Carretti, K.-H. Mack, M. Massardi, P. Procopio, A. Zanichelli, L. Gregorini, F. Mantovani, M. P. Gawroński and M. W. Peel.

in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society

November 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 6048 words.

We present follow-up observations at 5, 8 and 30 GHz of the K-band Northern Wide Survey (KNoWS) 20 GHz Bright Sample, performed with the 32-m Medicina radio telescope and the 32-m Toruń...

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A 20-yr radio light curve for the young supernova remnant G1.9+0.3

T. Murphy, B. M. Gaensler and S. Chatterjee.

in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society: Letters

September 2008; p ublished online September 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 3273 words.

Abstract

The radio source G1.9+0.3 has recently been identified as the youngest known Galactic supernova remnant, with a putative age of ∼100 yr. We present...

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A 22-yr southern sky survey for transient and variable radio sources using the Molonglo Observatory Synthesis Telescope

K. W. Bannister, T. Murphy, B. M. Gaensler, R. W. Hunstead and S. Chatterjee.

in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society

March 2011; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 14926 words.

We describe a 22-yr survey for variable and transient radio sources, performed with archival images taken with the Molonglo Observatory Synthesis Telescope (MOST). This survey covers 2776...

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A 2.5 per cent measurement of the growth rate from small-scale redshift space clustering of SDSS-III CMASS galaxies

Beth A. Reid, Hee-Jong Seo, Alexie Leauthaud, Jeremy L. Tinker and Martin White.

in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society

P ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 22696 words.

We perform the first fit to the anisotropic clustering of Sloan Digital Sky Survey III CMASS data release 10 galaxies on scales of ∼0.8–32 h −1 Mpc. A standard halo occupation...

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A 2D multiwavelength study of the ionized gas and stellar population in the giant H <span class="smallCaps">ii</span> region NGC 588

A. Monreal-Ibero, M. Relaño, C. Kehrig, E. Pérez-Montero, J. M. Vílchez, A. Kelz, M. M. Roth and O. Streicher.

in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society

May 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 11535 words.

Giant H ii regions (GHIIRs) in nearby galaxies are a local sample in which we can study in detail processes in the interaction of gas, dust and newly formed stars which are analogous to...

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A 2dF spectroscopic study of globular clusters in NGC 5128: probing the formation history of the nearest giant elliptical

Michael A. Beasley, Terry Bridges, Eric Peng, William E. Harris, Gretchen L. H. Harris, Duncan A. Forbes and Glen Mackie.

in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society

May 2008; p ublished online April 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 13843 words.

We have performed a spectroscopic study of globular clusters (GCs) in the nearest giant elliptical NGC 5128 using the 2dF facility at the Anglo-Australian Telescope. We obtained integrated...

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