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    • The clustering of galaxies in the completed SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey : anisotropic galaxy clustering in Fourier space 

      Beutler, Florian; Seo, Hee-Jong; Saito, Shun; Chuang, Chia-Hsun; Cuesta, Antonio J.; Eisenstein, Daniel J.; Gil-Marín, Héctor; Grieb, Jan Niklas; Hand, Nick; Kitaura, Francisco-Shu; Modi, Chirag; Nichol, Robert C.; Olmstead, Matthew D.; Percival, Will J.; Prada, Francisco; Sánchez, Ariel G.; Rodriguez-Torres, Sergio; Ross, Ashley J.; Ross, Nicholas P.; Schneider, Donald P.; Tinker, Jeremy; Tojeiro, Rita; Vargas-Magaña, Mariana (2017-04) - Journal article
      We investigate the anisotropic clustering of the Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey (BOSS) Data Release 12 sample, which consists of 1198 006 galaxies in the redshift range 0.2 < z < 0.75 and a sky coverage of ...
    • The clustering of galaxies in the completed SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey : baryon acoustic oscillations in the Fourier space 

      Beutler, Florian; Seo, Hee-Jong; Ross, Ashley J.; McDonald, Patrick; Saito, Shun; Bolton, Adam S.; Brownstein, Joel R.; Chuang, Chia-Hsun; Cuesta, Antonio J.; Eisenstein, Daniel J.; Font-Ribera, Andreu; Grieb, Jan Niklas; Hand, Nick; Kitaura, Francisco-Shu; Modi, Chirag; Nichol, Robert C.; Percival, Will J.; Prada, Francisco; Rodriguez-Torres, Sergio; Roe, Natalie A.; Ross, Nicholas P.; Salazar-Albornoz, Salvador; Sánchez, Ariel G.; Schneider, Donald P.; Slosar, Anže; Tinker, Jeremy; Tojeiro, Rita; Vargas-Magaña, Mariana; Vazquez, Jose A. (2017-01) - Journal article
      We analyse the baryon acoustic oscillation (BAO) signal of the final Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey (BOSS) data release (DR12). Our analysis is performed in the Fourier space, using the power spectrum monopole and ...
    • The clustering of galaxies in the completed SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey : combining correlated Gaussian posterior distributions 

      Sánchez, Ariel G.; Grieb, Jan Niklas; Salazar-Albornoz, Salvador; Alam, Shadab; Beutler, Florian; Ross, Ashley J.; Brownstein, Joel R.; Chuang, Chia-Hsun; Cuesta, Antonio J.; Eisenstein, Daniel J.; Kitaura, Francisco-Shu; Percival, Will J.; Prada, Francisco; Rodríguez-Torres, Sergio; Seo, Hee-Jong; Tinker, Jeremy; Tojeiro, Rita; Vargas-Magaña, Mariana; Vazquez, Jose A.; Zhao, Gong-Bo (2017-01) - Journal article
      The cosmological information contained in anisotropic galaxy clustering measurements can often be compressed into a small number of parameters whose posterior distribution is well described by a Gaussian. We present a ...
    • The clustering of galaxies in the completed SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey : cosmological analysis of the DR12 galaxy sample 

      Alam, Shadab; Ata, Metin; Bailey, Stephen; Beutler, Florian; Bizyaev, Dmitry; Blazek, Jonathan A.; Bolton, Adam S.; Brownstein, Joel R.; Burden, Angela; Chuang, Chia-Hsun; Comparat, Johan; Cuesta, Antonio J.; Dawson, Kyle S.; Eisenstein, Daniel J.; Escoffier, Stephanie; Gil-Marín, Héctor; Grieb, Jan Niklas; Hand, Nick; Ho, Shirley; Kinemuchi, Karen; Kirkby, David; Kitaura, Francisco; Malanushenko, Elena; Malanushenko, Viktor; Maraston, Claudia; McBride, Cameron K.; Nichol, Robert C.; Olmstead, Matthew D.; Oravetz, Daniel; Padmanabhan, Nikhil; Palanque-Delabrouille, Nathalie; Pan, Kaike; Pellejero-Ibanez, Marcos; Percival, Will J.; Petitjean, Patrick; Prada, Francisco; Price-Whelan, Adrian M.; Reid, Beth A.; Rodríguez-Torres, Sergio A.; Roe, Natalie A.; Ross, Ashley J.; Ross, Nicholas P.; Rossi, Graziano; Rubiño-Martín, Jose Alberto; Saito, Shun; Salazar-Albornoz, Salvador; Samushia, Lado; Sánchez, Ariel G.; Satpathy, Siddharth; Schlegel, David J.; Schneider, Donald P.; Scóccola, Claudia G.; Seo, Hee-Jong; Sheldon, Erin S.; Simmons, Audrey; Slosar, Anže; Strauss, Michael A.; Swanson, Molly E. C.; Thomas, Daniel; Tinker, Jeremy L.; Tojeiro, Rita; Vargas Magaña, Mariana; Vazquez, Jose Alberto; Verde, Licia; Wake, David A.; Wang, Yuting; Weinberg, David H.; White, Martin; Wood-Vasey, W. Michael; Yèche, Christophe; Zehavi, Idit; Zhai, Zhongxu; Zhao, Gong-Bo (2017-09) - Journal article
      We present cosmological results from the final galaxy clustering data set of the Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey, part of the Sloan Digital Sky Survey III. Our combined galaxy sample comprises 1.2 million massive ...
    • The clustering of galaxies in the completed SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey : cosmological implications of the Fourier space wedges of the final sample 

      Grieb, Jan Niklas; Sánchez, Ariel G.; Salazar-Albornoz, Salvador; Scoccimarro, Román; Crocce, Martín; Dalla Vecchia, Claudio; Montesano, Francesco; Gil-Marín, Héctor; Ross, Ashley J.; Beutler, Florian; Rodríguez-Torres, Sergio; Chuang, Chia-Hsun; Prada, Francisco; Kitaura, Francisco-Shu; Cuesta, Antonio J.; Eisenstein, Daniel J.; Percival, Will J.; Vargas-Magaña, Mariana; Tinker, Jeremy L.; Tojeiro, Rita; Brownstein, Joel R.; Maraston, Claudia; Nichol, Robert C.; Olmstead, Matthew D.; Samushia, Lado; Seo, Hee-Jong; Streblyanska, Alina; Zhao, Gong-bo (2017-01) - Journal article
      We extract cosmological information from the anisotropic power-spectrum measurements from the recently completed Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey (BOSS), extending the concept of clustering wedges to Fourier space. ...
    • The clustering of galaxies in the completed SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey : observational systematics and baryon acoustic oscillations in the correlation function 

      Ross, Ashley J.; Beutler, Florian; Chuang, Chia-Hsun; Pellejero-Ibanez, Marcos; Seo, Hee-Jong; Vargas-Magaña, Mariana; Cuesta, Antonio J.; Percival, Will J.; Burden, Angela; Sánchez, Ariel G.; Grieb, Jan Niklas; Reid, Beth; Brownstein, Joel R.; Dawson, Kyle S.; Eisenstein, Daniel J.; Ho, Shirley; Kitaura, Francisco-Shu; Nichol, Robert C.; Olmstead, Matthew D.; Prada, Francisco; Rodríguez-Torres, Sergio A.; Saito, Shun; Salazar-Albornoz, Salvador; Schneider, Donald P.; Thomas, Daniel; Tinker, Jeremy; Tojeiro, Rita; Wang, Yuting; White, Martin; Zhao, Gong-bo (2017-01) - Journal article
      We present baryon acoustic oscillation (BAO) scale measurements determined from the clustering of 1.2 million massive galaxies with redshifts 0.2 <z <0.75 distributed over 9300 deg2, as quantified by their redshift-space ...
    • The clustering of galaxies in the completed SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey : tomographic BAO analysis of DR12 combined sample in Fourier space 

      Zhao, Gong-Bo; Wang, Yuting; Saito, Shun; Wang, Dandan; Ross, Ashley J.; Beutler, Florian; Grieb, Jan Niklas; Chuang, Chia-Hsun; Kitaura, Francisco-Shu; Rodriguez-Torres, Sergio; Percival, Will J.; Brownstein, Joel R.; Cuesta, Antonio J.; Eisenstein, Daniel J.; Gil-Marín, Héctor; Kneib, Jean-Paul; Nichol, Robert C.; Olmstead, Matthew D.; Prada, Francisco; Rossi, Graziano; Salazar-Albornoz, Salvador; Samushia, Lado; Sánchez, Ariel G.; Thomas, Daniel; Tinker, Jeremy L.; Tojeiro, Rita; Weinberg, David H.; Zhu, Fangzhou (2017-04) - Journal article
      We perform a tomographic baryon acoustic oscillations (BAO) analysis using the monopole, quadrupole and hexadecapole of the redshift-space galaxy power spectrum measured from the pre-reconstructed combined galaxy sample ...
    • The clustering of galaxies in the SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey : a large sample of mock galaxy catalogues 

      Manera, Marc; Scoccimarro, Roman; Percival, Will J.; Samushia, Lado; McBride, Cameron K.; Ross, Ashley J.; Sheth, Ravi K.; White, Martin; Reid, Beth A.; Sánchez, Ariel G.; de Putter, Roland; Xu, Xiaoying; Berlind, Andreas A.; Brinkmann, Jonathan; Maraston, Claudia; Nichol, Bob; Montesano, Francesco; Padmanabhan, Nikhil; Skibba, Ramin A.; Tojeiro, Rita; Weaver, Benjamin A. (2013-01-11) - Journal article
      We present a fast method for producing mock galaxy catalogues that can be used to compute the covariance of large-scale clustering measurements and test analysis techniques. Our method populates a second-order Lagrangian ...
    • The clustering of galaxies in the SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey : analysis of potential systematics 

      Ross, A. J.; Percival, W. J.; Sánchez, A. G.; Samushia, L.; Ho, S.; Kazin, E.; Manera, M.; Reid, B.; White, M.; Tojeiro, R.; McBride, C. K.; Xu, X.; Wake, D. A.; Strauss, M. A.; Montesano, F.; Swanson, M. E. C.; Bailey, S.; Bolton, A. S.; Dorta, A. M.; Eisenstein, D. J.; Guo, H.; Hamilton, J.-C.; Nichol, R. C.; Padmanabhan, N.; Prada, F.; Schlegel, D. J.; Magaña, M. V.; Zehavi, I.; Blanton, M.; Bizyaev, D.; Brewington, H.; Cuesta, A. J.; Malanushenko, E.; Malanushenko, V.; Oravetz, D.; Parejko, J.; Pan, K.; Schneider, D. P.; Shelden, A.; Simmons, A.; Snedden, S.; Zhao, G.-b. (2012-07-21) - Journal article
      We analyse the density field of galaxies observed by the Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS)-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey (BOSS) included in the SDSS Data Release Nine (DR9). DR9 includes spectroscopic redshifts ...
    • The clustering of galaxies in the SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey : baryon acoustic oscillations in the Data Releases 10 and 11 Galaxy samples 

      Anderson, Lauren; Aubourg, Éric; Bailey, Stephen; Beutler, Florian; Bhardwaj, Vaishali; Blanton, Michael; Bolton, Adam S.; Brinkmann, J.; Brownstein, Joel R.; Burden, Angela; Chuang, Chia-Hsun; Cuesta, Antonio J.; Dawson, Kyle S.; Eisenstein, Daniel J.; Escoffier, Stephanie; Gunn, James E.; Guo, Hong; Ho, Shirley; Honscheid, Klaus; Howlett, Cullan; Kirkby, David; Lupton, Robert H.; Manera, Marc; Maraston, Claudia; McBride, Cameron K.; Mena, Olga; Montesano, Francesco; Nichol, Robert C.; Nuza, Sebastián E.; Olmstead, Matthew D.; Padmanabhan, Nikhil; Palanque-Delabrouille, Nathalie; Parejko, John; Percival, Will J.; Petitjean, Patrick; Prada, Francisco; Price-Whelan, Adrian M.; Reid, Beth; Roe, Natalie A.; Ross, Ashley J.; Ross, Nicholas P.; Sabiu, Cristiano G.; Saito, Shun; Samushia, Lado; Sánchez, Ariel G.; Schlegel, David J.; Schneider, Donald P.; Scoccola, Claudia G.; Seo, Hee-Jong; Skibba, Ramin A.; Strauss, Michael A.; Swanson, Molly E. C.; Thomas, Daniel; Tinker, Jeremy L.; Tojeiro, Rita; Magaña, Mariana Vargas; Verde, Licia; Wake, David A.; Weaver, Benjamin A.; Weinberg, David H.; White, Martin; Xu, Xiaoying; Yèche, Christophe; Zehavi, Idit; Zhao, Gong-Bo (2014-06-11) - Journal article
      We present a one per cent measurement of the cosmic distance scale from the detections of the baryon acoustic oscillations (BAO) in the clustering of galaxies from the Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey, which is part ...
    • The clustering of galaxies in the SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey : cosmological constraints from the full shape of the clustering wedges 

      Sánchez, Ariel G.; Kazin, Eyal A.; Beutler, Florian; Chuang, Chia-Hsun; Cuesta, Antonio J.; Eisenstein, Daniel J.; Manera, Marc; Montesano, Francesco; Nichol, Robert C.; Padmanabhan, Nikhil; Percival, Will; Prada, Francisco; Ross, Ashley J.; Schlegel, David J.; Tinker, Jeremy; Tojeiro, Rita; Weinberg, David H.; Xu, Xiaoying; Brinkmann, J.; Brownstein, Joel R.; Schneider, Donald P.; Thomas, Daniel (2013-08-01) - Journal article
      We explore the cosmological implications of the clustering wedges, ξ⊥(s) and ξ∥(s), of the CMASS Data Release 9 sample of the Sloan Digital Sky Survey III (SDSS-III) Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey. These clustering ...
    • The clustering of galaxies in the SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey : cosmological implications of the large-scale two-point correlation function 

      Sánchez, A. G.; Scóccola, C. G.; Ross, A. J.; Percival, W.; Manera, M.; Montesano, F.; Mazzalay, X.; Cuesta, A. J.; Eisenstein, D. J.; Kazin, E.; McBride, C. K.; Mehta, K.; Montero-Dorta, A. D.; Padmanabhan, N.; Prada, F.; Rubiño-Martín, J. A.; Tojeiro, R.; Xu, X.; Magaña, M. V.; Aubourg, E.; Bahcall, N. A.; Bailey, S.; Bizyaev, D.; Bolton, A. S.; Brewington, H.; Brinkmann, J.; Brownstein, J. R.; Gott, J. R.; Hamilton, J. C.; Ho, S.; Honscheid, K.; Labatie, A.; Malanushenko, E.; Malanushenko, V.; Maraston, C.; Muna, D.; Nichol, R. C.; Oravetz, D.; Pan, K.; Ross, N. P.; Roe, N. A.; Reid, B. A.; Schlegel, D. J.; Shelden, A.; Schneider, D. P.; Simmons, A.; Skibba, R.; Snedden, S.; Thomas, D.; Tinker, J.; Wake, D. A.; Weaver, B. A.; Weinberg, D. H.; White, M.; Zehavi, I.; Zhao, G. (2012-09-01) - Journal article
      We obtain constraints on cosmological parameters from the spherically averaged redshift-space correlation function of the CMASS Data Release 9 (DR9) sample of the Baryonic Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey (BOSS). We combine ...
    • The clustering of galaxies in the SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey : galaxy clustering measurements in the low-redshift sample of Data Release 11 

      Tojeiro, Rita; Ross, Ashley J.; Burden, Angela; Samushia, Lado; Manera, Marc; Percival, Will J.; Beutler, Florian; Brinkmann, J.; Brownstein, Joel R.; Cuesta, Antonio J.; Dawson, Kyle; Eisenstein, Daniel J.; Ho, Shirley; Howlett, Cullan; McBride, Cameron K.; Montesano, Francisco; Olmstead, Matthew D.; Parejko, John K.; Reid, Beth; Sánchez, Ariel G.; Schlegel, David J.; Schneider, Donald P.; Tinker, Jeremy L.; Magaña, Mariana Vargas; White, Martin (2014-05-21) - Journal article
      We present the distance measurement to z = 0.32 using the eleventh data release (DR) of the Sloan Digital Sky Survey-III Baryon Acoustic Oscillation Survey (BOSS). We use 313 780 galaxies of the low-redshift (LOWZ) sample ...
    • The clustering of Galaxies in the SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey : including covariance matrix errors 

      Percival, Will J.; Ross, Ashley J.; Sánchez, Ariel G.; Samushia, Lado; Burden, Angela; Crittenden, Robert; Cuesta, Antonio J.; Magana, Mariana Vargas; Manera, Marc; Beutler, Florian; Chuang, Chia-Hsun; Eisenstein, Daniel J.; Ho, Shirley; McBride, Cameron K.; Montesano, Francesco; Padmanabhan, Nikhil; Reid, Beth; Saito, Shun; Schneider, Donald P.; Seo, Hee-Jong; Tojeiro, Rita; Weaver, Benjamin A. (2014-04-11) - Journal article
      We present improved methodology for including covariance matrices in the error budget of Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey (BOSS) galaxy clustering measurements, revisiting Data Release 9 (DR9) analyses, and describing ...
    • The clustering of galaxies in the SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey : luminosity and color dependence and redshift evolution 

      Guo, Hong; Zehavi, Idit; Zheng, Zheng; Weinberg, David H.; Berlind, Andreas A.; Blanton, Michael; Chen, Yanmei; Eisenstein, Daniel J.; Ho, Shirley; Kazin, Eyal; Manera, Marc; Maraston, Claudia; McBride, Cameron K.; Nuza, Sebastián E.; Padmanabhan, Nikhil; Parejko, John K.; Percival, Will J.; Ross, Ashley J.; Ross, Nicholas P.; Samushia, Lado; Sánchez, Ariel G.; Schlegel, David J.; Schneider, Donald P.; Skibba, Ramin A.; Swanson, Molly E. C.; Tinker, Jeremy L.; Tojeiro, Rita; Wake, David A.; White, Martin; Bahcall, Neta A.; Bizyaev, Dmitry; Brewington, Howard; Bundy, Kevin; da Costa, Luiz N. A.; Ebelke, Garrett; Malanushenko, Elena; Malanushenko, Viktor; Oravetz, Daniel; Rossi, Graziano; Simmons, Audrey; Snedden, Stephanie; Streblyanska, Alina; Thomas, Daniel (2013-04-04) - Journal article
      We measure the luminosity and color dependence and the redshift evolution of galaxy clustering in the Sloan Digital Sky Survey-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey Ninth Data Release. We focus on the projected ...
    • The clustering of galaxies in the SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey : measuring H(z) and DA(z) at z = 0.57 with clustering wedges 

      Kazin, Eyal A.; Sánchez, Ariel G.; Cuesta, Antonio J.; Beutler, Florian; Chuang, Chia-Hsun; Eisenstein, Daniel J.; Manera, Marc; Padmanabhan, Nikhil; Percival, Will J.; Prada, Francisco; Ross, Ashley J.; Seo, Hee-Jong; Tinker, Jeremy; Tojeiro, Rita; Xu, Xiaoying; Brinkmann, J.; Joel, Brownstein; Nichol, Robert C.; Schlegel, David J.; Schneider, Donald P.; Thomas, Daniel (2013-10-11) - Journal article
      We analyse the 2D correlation function of the Sloan Digital Sky Survey-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey (BOSS) CMASS sample of massive galaxies of the ninth data release to measure cosmic expansion H and the ...
    • The clustering of galaxies in the SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey : measuring structure growth using passive galaxies 

      Tojeiro, R.; Percival, W. J.; Brinkmann, J.; Brownstein, J. R.; Eisenstein, D. J.; Manera, M.; Maraston, C.; McBride, C. K.; Muna, D.; Reid, B.; Ross, A. J.; Ross, N. P.; Samushia, L.; Padmanabhan, N.; Schneider, D. P.; Skibba, R.; Sánchez, A. G.; Swanson, M. E. C.; Thomas, D.; Tinker, J. L.; Verde, L.; Wake, D. A.; Weaver, B. A.; Zhao, G.-B. (2012-08-11) - Journal article
      We explore the benefits of using a passively evolving population of galaxies to measure the evolution of the rate of structure growth between z = 0.25 and 0.65 by combining data from the Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS) ...
    • The clustering of galaxies in the SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey : mock galaxy catalogues for the low-redshift sample 

      Manera, Marc; Samushia, Lado; Tojeiro, Rita; Howlett, Cullan; Ross, Ashley J.; Percival, Will J.; Gil-Marín, Hector; Brownstein, Joel R.; Burden, Angela; Montesano, Francesco (2015-02-01) - Journal article
      We present 1000 mock galaxy catalogues (mocks) for the analysis of the low-redshift sample (LOWZ; effective redshift z ˜ 0.32) of the Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey (BOSS) Data Releases 10 and 11. These mocks have ...
    • The clustering of galaxies in the SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey : modelling of the luminosity and colour dependence in the Data Release 10 

      Guo, Hong; Zheng, Zheng; Zehavi, Idit; Xu, Haojie; Eisenstein, Daniel J.; Weinberg, David H.; Bahcall, Neta A.; Berlind, Andreas A.; Comparat, Johan; McBride, Cameron K.; Ross, Ashley J.; Schneider, Donald P.; Skibba, Ramin A.; Swanson, Molly E. C.; Tinker, Jeremy L.; Tojeiro, Rita; Wake, David A. (2014-07-01) - Journal article
      We investigate the luminosity and colour dependence of clustering of CMASS galaxies in the Sloan Digital Sky Survey-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey Data Release 10, focusing on projected correlation functions ...
    • The clustering of galaxies in the SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey : the low-redshift sample 

      Parejko, John K.; Sunayama, Tomomi; Padmanabhan, Nikhil; Wake, David A.; Berlind, Andreas A.; Bizyaev, Dmitry; Blanton, Michael; Bolton, Adam S.; van den Bosch, Frank; Brinkmann, Jon; Brownstein, Joel R.; da Costa, Luiz Alberto Nicolaci; Eisenstein, Daniel J.; Guo, Hong; Kazin, Eyal; Maia, Marcio; Malanushenko, Elena; Maraston, Claudia; McBride, Cameron K.; Nichol, Robert C.; Oravetz, Daniel J.; Pan, Kaike; Percival, Will J.; Prada, Francisco; Ross, Ashley J.; Ross, Nicholas P.; Schlegel, David J.; Schneider, Don; Simmons, Audrey E.; Skibba, Ramin; Tinker, Jeremy; Tojeiro, Rita; Weaver, Benjamin A.; Wetzel, Andrew; White, Martin; Weinberg, David H.; Thomas, Daniel; Zehavi, Idit; Zheng, Zheng (2013-02-11) - Journal article
      We report on the small-scale (0.5 <r <40 h-1 Mpc)clustering of 78 895 massive (M* ˜ 1011.3M⊙) galaxies at 0.2 <z <0.4 from the first twoyears of data from the Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey (BOSS),to be released ...