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South Pole Telescope (SPT)

Product Name
Cluster Likelihood 2012 Code
Mission
SPT

Description

2012 Cluster Code

This page provides data products associated with the SPT cluster catalog for the first two years of the SPT-SZ survey. The data is described in detail in astro-ph/1203.5775, Reichardt et al. ApJ 763 (2013) 127. .

Files are included for use of the subset of clusters described by astro-ph/1112.5435, Benson et al. ApJ 763 (2013) 147.

The requisite instructions and files are included for adding the SPT_CL likelihood to the October 2012 version of cosmomc. Note that the paper used the July 2011 version of cosmomc.

The above information is taken from this SPT page

Additional Details:

  • * Reichardt et al. (2013), "Galaxy Clusters Discovered via the Sunyaev-Zel'dovich Effect in the First 720 Square Degrees of the South Pole Telescope Survey", ApJ 763, 127. ADS

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