Mock galaxy catalogs using the quick particle mesh method

21 Sep 2013 Martin White Jeremy L Tinker Cameron K McBride

Sophisticated analysis of modern large-scale structure surveys requires mock catalogs. Mock catalogs are used to optimize survey design, test reduction and analysis pipelines, make theoretical predictions for basic observables and propagate errors through complex analysis chains... (read more)

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  • COSMOLOGY AND NONGALACTIC ASTROPHYSICS