Redshift Measurement and Spectral Classification for eBOSS Galaxies with the Redmonster Software

11 Oct 2016 Hutchinson Timothy A. Bolton Adam S. Dawson Kyle S. Prieto Carlos Allende Bailey Stephen Bautista Julian E. Brownstein Joel R. Conroy Charlie Guy Julien Myers Adam D. Newman Jeffrey A. Prakash Abhishek Carnero-Rosell Aurelio Seo Hee-Jong Vivek M. Zhu Guangtun Ben

We describe the redmonster automated redshift measurement and spectral classification software designed for the extended Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey (eBOSS) of the Sloan Digital Sky Survey IV (SDSS-IV). We describe the algorithms, the template standard and requirements, and the newly developed galaxy templates to be used on eBOSS spectra... (read more)

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  • INSTRUMENTATION AND METHODS FOR ASTROPHYSICS
  • COSMOLOGY AND NONGALACTIC ASTROPHYSICS
  • ASTROPHYSICS OF GALAXIES