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The clustering of galaxies in the SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey: BAO measurement from the LOS-dependent power spectrum of DR12 BOSS galaxies

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The clustering of galaxies in the SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey : BAO measurement from the LOS-dependent power spectrum of DR12 BOSS galaxies. / Gil-Marín, Héctor; Percival, Will J.; Cuesta, Antonio J.; Brownstein, Joel R.; Chuang, Chia-Hsun; Ho, Shirley; Kitaura, Francisco-Shu; Maraston, Claudia; Prada, Francisco; Rodríguez-Torres, Sergio; Ross, Ashely J.; Schlegel, David J.; Schneider, Donald P.; Thomas, Daniel; Tinker, Jeremy L.; Tojeiro, Rita; Magaña, Mariana Vargas; Zhao, Gong-Bo.

In: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Vol. 460, No. 4, 21.08.2016, p. 4210-4219.

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Gil-Marín, H, Percival, WJ, Cuesta, AJ, Brownstein, JR, Chuang, C-H, Ho, S, Kitaura, F-S, Maraston, C, Prada, F, Rodríguez-Torres, S, Ross, AJ, Schlegel, DJ, Schneider, DP, Thomas, D, Tinker, JL, Tojeiro, R, Magaña, MV & Zhao, G-B 2016, 'The clustering of galaxies in the SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey: BAO measurement from the LOS-dependent power spectrum of DR12 BOSS galaxies', Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, vol. 460, no. 4, pp. 4210-4219. https://doi.org/10.1093/mnras/stw1264

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Gil-Marín, H., Percival, W. J., Cuesta, A. J., Brownstein, J. R., Chuang, C-H., Ho, S., Kitaura, F-S., Maraston, C., Prada, F., Rodríguez-Torres, S., Ross, A. J., Schlegel, D. J., Schneider, D. P., Thomas, D., Tinker, J. L., Tojeiro, R., Magaña, M. V., & Zhao, G-B. (2016). The clustering of galaxies in the SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey: BAO measurement from the LOS-dependent power spectrum of DR12 BOSS galaxies. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 460(4), 4210-4219. https://doi.org/10.1093/mnras/stw1264

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Gil-Marín H, Percival WJ, Cuesta AJ, Brownstein JR, Chuang C-H, Ho S et al. The clustering of galaxies in the SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey: BAO measurement from the LOS-dependent power spectrum of DR12 BOSS galaxies. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 2016 Aug 21;460(4):4210-4219. https://doi.org/10.1093/mnras/stw1264

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Gil-Marín, Héctor ; Percival, Will J. ; Cuesta, Antonio J. ; Brownstein, Joel R. ; Chuang, Chia-Hsun ; Ho, Shirley ; Kitaura, Francisco-Shu ; Maraston, Claudia ; Prada, Francisco ; Rodríguez-Torres, Sergio ; Ross, Ashely J. ; Schlegel, David J. ; Schneider, Donald P. ; Thomas, Daniel ; Tinker, Jeremy L. ; Tojeiro, Rita ; Magaña, Mariana Vargas ; Zhao, Gong-Bo. / The clustering of galaxies in the SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey : BAO measurement from the LOS-dependent power spectrum of DR12 BOSS galaxies. In: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 2016 ; Vol. 460, No. 4. pp. 4210-4219.

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title = "The clustering of galaxies in the SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey: BAO measurement from the LOS-dependent power spectrum of DR12 BOSS galaxies",
abstract = "We present an anisotropic analysis of the baryonic acoustic oscillation (BAO) scale in the twelfth and final data release of the Baryonic Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey (BOSS). We independently analyse the LOWZ and CMASS galaxy samples: the LOWZ sample contains contains 361\,762 galaxies with an effective redshift of zLOWZ=0.32, and the CMASS sample consists of 777\,202 galaxies with an effective redshift of zCMASS=0.57. We extract the BAO peak position from the monopole power spectrum moment, α0, and from the μ2 moment, α2. We report H(zLOWZ)rs(zd)=(11.64±0.62)⋅103kms−1 and DA(zLOWZ)/rs(zd)=6.85±0.17 with a cross-correlation coefficient of rHDA=0.42, for the LOWZ sample; and H(zCMASS)rs(zd)=(14.56±0.38)⋅103kms−1 and DA(zCMASS)/rs(zd)=9.42±0.13 with a cross-correlation coefficient of rHDA=0.51, for the CMASS sample. We combine these results with the measurements of the BAO peak position in the monopole and quadrupole correlation function of the same dataset \citep[][companion paper]{Cuestaetal2015} and report the consensus values: H(zLOWZ)rs(zd)=(11.64±0.70)⋅103kms−1 and DA(zLOWZ)/rs(zd)=6.76±0.15 with rHDA=0.35 for the LOWZ sample; and H(zCMASS)rs(zd)=(14.66±0.42)⋅103kms−1 and DA(zCMASS)/rs(zd)=9.47±0.13 with rHDA=0.54 for the CMASS sample.",
keywords = "astro-ph.CO, cosmology: theory, cosmology: cosmological parameters, cosmology: largescale structure of Universe, galaxies: haloes, RCUK, STFC, ST/I001204/1",
author = "H{\'e}ctor Gil-Mar{\'i}n and Percival, {Will J.} and Cuesta, {Antonio J.} and Brownstein, {Joel R.} and Chia-Hsun Chuang and Shirley Ho and Francisco-Shu Kitaura and Claudia Maraston and Francisco Prada and Sergio Rodr{\'i}guez-Torres and Ross, {Ashely J.} and Schlegel, {David J.} and Schneider, {Donald P.} and Daniel Thomas and Tinker, {Jeremy L.} and Rita Tojeiro and Maga{\~n}a, {Mariana Vargas} and Gong-Bo Zhao",
note = "10 pages, 3 figures, Submitted for publication to MNRAS",
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day = "21",
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language = "English",
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RIS

TY - JOUR

T1 - The clustering of galaxies in the SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey

T2 - BAO measurement from the LOS-dependent power spectrum of DR12 BOSS galaxies

AU - Gil-Marín, Héctor

AU - Percival, Will J.

AU - Cuesta, Antonio J.

AU - Brownstein, Joel R.

AU - Chuang, Chia-Hsun

AU - Ho, Shirley

AU - Kitaura, Francisco-Shu

AU - Maraston, Claudia

AU - Prada, Francisco

AU - Rodríguez-Torres, Sergio

AU - Ross, Ashely J.

AU - Schlegel, David J.

AU - Schneider, Donald P.

AU - Thomas, Daniel

AU - Tinker, Jeremy L.

AU - Tojeiro, Rita

AU - Magaña, Mariana Vargas

AU - Zhao, Gong-Bo

N1 - 10 pages, 3 figures, Submitted for publication to MNRAS

PY - 2016/8/21

Y1 - 2016/8/21

N2 - We present an anisotropic analysis of the baryonic acoustic oscillation (BAO) scale in the twelfth and final data release of the Baryonic Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey (BOSS). We independently analyse the LOWZ and CMASS galaxy samples: the LOWZ sample contains contains 361\,762 galaxies with an effective redshift of zLOWZ=0.32, and the CMASS sample consists of 777\,202 galaxies with an effective redshift of zCMASS=0.57. We extract the BAO peak position from the monopole power spectrum moment, α0, and from the μ2 moment, α2. We report H(zLOWZ)rs(zd)=(11.64±0.62)⋅103kms−1 and DA(zLOWZ)/rs(zd)=6.85±0.17 with a cross-correlation coefficient of rHDA=0.42, for the LOWZ sample; and H(zCMASS)rs(zd)=(14.56±0.38)⋅103kms−1 and DA(zCMASS)/rs(zd)=9.42±0.13 with a cross-correlation coefficient of rHDA=0.51, for the CMASS sample. We combine these results with the measurements of the BAO peak position in the monopole and quadrupole correlation function of the same dataset \citep[][companion paper]{Cuestaetal2015} and report the consensus values: H(zLOWZ)rs(zd)=(11.64±0.70)⋅103kms−1 and DA(zLOWZ)/rs(zd)=6.76±0.15 with rHDA=0.35 for the LOWZ sample; and H(zCMASS)rs(zd)=(14.66±0.42)⋅103kms−1 and DA(zCMASS)/rs(zd)=9.47±0.13 with rHDA=0.54 for the CMASS sample.

AB - We present an anisotropic analysis of the baryonic acoustic oscillation (BAO) scale in the twelfth and final data release of the Baryonic Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey (BOSS). We independently analyse the LOWZ and CMASS galaxy samples: the LOWZ sample contains contains 361\,762 galaxies with an effective redshift of zLOWZ=0.32, and the CMASS sample consists of 777\,202 galaxies with an effective redshift of zCMASS=0.57. We extract the BAO peak position from the monopole power spectrum moment, α0, and from the μ2 moment, α2. We report H(zLOWZ)rs(zd)=(11.64±0.62)⋅103kms−1 and DA(zLOWZ)/rs(zd)=6.85±0.17 with a cross-correlation coefficient of rHDA=0.42, for the LOWZ sample; and H(zCMASS)rs(zd)=(14.56±0.38)⋅103kms−1 and DA(zCMASS)/rs(zd)=9.42±0.13 with a cross-correlation coefficient of rHDA=0.51, for the CMASS sample. We combine these results with the measurements of the BAO peak position in the monopole and quadrupole correlation function of the same dataset \citep[][companion paper]{Cuestaetal2015} and report the consensus values: H(zLOWZ)rs(zd)=(11.64±0.70)⋅103kms−1 and DA(zLOWZ)/rs(zd)=6.76±0.15 with rHDA=0.35 for the LOWZ sample; and H(zCMASS)rs(zd)=(14.66±0.42)⋅103kms−1 and DA(zCMASS)/rs(zd)=9.47±0.13 with rHDA=0.54 for the CMASS sample.

KW - astro-ph.CO

KW - cosmology: theory

KW - cosmology: cosmological parameters

KW - cosmology: largescale structure of Universe

KW - galaxies: haloes

KW - RCUK

KW - STFC

KW - ST/I001204/1

U2 - 10.1093/mnras/stw1264

DO - 10.1093/mnras/stw1264

M3 - Article

VL - 460

SP - 4210

EP - 4219

JO - MNRAS

JF - MNRAS

SN - 0035-8711

IS - 4

ER -

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