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Data Releases

 

  • "The First Public Release of South Pole Telescope Data: Maps of a 95 deg^2 Field from 2008", ApJ 743 (2011) 90, arXiv:1111:7245
    [Data Products]

  • "Maps of the Magellanic Clouds from Combined South Pole Telescope and Planck Data", ApJ, submitted, arXiv:1605:00966
    [Data Products]

  • NOTE: Data releases from specific analyses (e.g., bandpowers and covariances from power spectrum analyses, catalogs from galaxy cluster and point-source analyses) are linked along with the publications for those analyses below. These data are all also hosted at NASA's Legacy Archive for Microwave Background Data (LAMBDA) website.

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    Scientific Results

     

  • "Optical-SZE Scaling Relations for DES Optically Selected Clusters within the SPT-SZ Survey", MNRAS, submitted, arXiv:1605.08770

  • "High Frequency Cluster Radio Galaxies: Luminosity Functions and Implications for SZE Selected Cluster Samples", MNRAS, submitted, arXiv:1605.05329

  • "Millimeter Transient Point Sources in the SPTpol 100 Square Degree Survey", ApJ, submitted, arXiv:1604.03507

  • "ALMA Imaging and Gravitational Lens Models of South Pole Telescope-Selected Dusty, Star-Forming Galaxies at High Redshifts", ApJ, submitted, arXiv:1604.05723

  • "Cosmological Constraints from Galaxy Clusters in the 2500 square-degree SPT-SZ Survey", ApJ, submitted, arXiv:1603.06522

  • "Detection of the kinematic Sunyaev-Zel'dovich effect with DES Year 1 and SPT", MNRAS, submitted, arXiv:1603.03904

  • "The redshift distribution of dusty star forming galaxies from the SPT survey", ApJ, 822 (2016) 80, arXiv:1603.05094

  • "The Evolution of the Intracluster Medium Metallicity in Sunyaev-Zel'dovich-Selected Galaxy Clusters at 0 < z < 1.5", ApJ, submitted, arXiv:1603.03035

  • "Joint Measurement of Lensing-Galaxy Correlations Using SPT and DES SV Data", MNRAS, submitted, arXiv:1602.07384

  • "Cross-correlation of gravitational lensing from DES Science Verification data with SPT and Planck lensing", MNRAS, 459 (2016), 21, arXiv:1512.04535

  • "A survey of the cold molecular gas in gravitationally lensed star-forming galaxies at z > 2", MNRAS, 457 (2016), 4406, arXiv:1602.00652

  • "An ALMA view of the interstellar medium of the z = 4.77 lensed starburst SPT-S J213242-5802.9", A&A, 586 (2016), 7, arXiv:1601.01682

  • "Detection of Enhancement in Number Densities of Background Galaxies due to Magnification by Massive Galaxy Clusters", MNRAS, 457 (2016), 3050, arXiv:1510.01745

  • "Probing star formation in the dense environments of z ˜ 1 lensing haloes aligned with dusty star-forming galaxies detected with the South Pole Telescope", MNRAS, 455 (2016), 1629, arXiv:1510.01359

  • "Stellar Masses and Star Formation Rates of Lensed, Dusty, Star-forming Galaxies from the SPT Survey", ApJ, 812 (2015), 88, arXiv:1509.02835

  • "Sub-kiloparsec Imaging of Cool Molecular Gas in Two Strongly Lensed Dusty, Star-Forming Galaxies", ApJ, 811 (2015), 124, arXiv:1508.07369

  • "Star-Forming Brightest Cluster Galaxies at 0.25 < z < 1.25: A Transitioning Fuel Supply", ApJ, submitted, arXiv:1508.06283

  • "CMB lensing tomography with the DES Science Verification galaxies", MNRAS, 456 (2016), 3213, arXiv:1507.05551

  • "Constraints on the Richness-Mass Relation and the Optical-SZE Positional Offset Distribution for SZE-Selected Clusters", MNRAS, 454 (2015) 2305, arXiv:1506.07814

  • "Deep Chandra, HST-COS, and Megacam Observations of the Phoenix Cluster: Extreme Star Formation and AGN Feedback on Hundred Kiloparsec Scales", ApJ, 811 (2015), 111, arXiv:1508.05941

  • "Measurements of Sub-degree B-mode Polarization in the Cosmic Microwave Background from 100 Square Degrees of SPTpol Data", ApJ, 807 (2015), 151, arXiv:1503.02315
    [Associated Data]

  • "A Measurement of Gravitational Lensing of the Cosmic Microwave Background by Galaxy Clusters Using Data from the South Pole Telescope", ApJ, 806 (2015), 247, arXiv:1412.7521

  • "A Measurement of the Cosmic Microwave Background Gravitational Lensing Potential from 100 Square Degrees of SPTpol Data", ApJ, 810 (2015) 50, arXiv:1412.4760

  • "The nature of the [C II] emission in dusty star-forming galaxies from the SPT survey", MNRAS, 449 (2015), 2883, arXiv:1501.06909

  • "Baryon Content of Massive Galaxy Clusters (0.57 < z < 1.33)", arXiv:1412.7823

  • "X-ray cavities in a sample of 83 SPT-selected clusters of galaxies: Tracing the evolution of AGN feedback in clusters of galaxies out to z=1.2", ApJ, 805 (2015), 35, arXiv:1410.0025

  • "Measurements of E-Mode Polarization and Temperature-E-Mode Correlation in the Cosmic Microwave Background from 100 Square Degrees of SPTpol Data", ApJ, 805 (2015), 36, arXiv:1411.1042
    [Associated Data]

  • "Galaxy Clusters Discovered via the Sunyaev-Zel'dovich Effect in the 2500-square-degree SPT-SZ Survey", ApJS, 216 (2015), 27, arXiv:1409.0850
    [Associated Data]

  • "A measurement of secondary cosmic microwave background anisotropies from the 2500-square-degree SPT-SZ survey", ApJ, 799 (2015), 177, arXiv:1408.3161
    [Associated Data]

  • "Analysis of Sunyaev-Zel'dovich Effect Mass-Observable Relations using South Pole Telescope Observations of an X-ray Selected Sample of Low Mass Galaxy Clusters and Groups", MNRAS, submitted, arXiv:1407.7520

  • "Mass Calibration and Cosmological Analysis of the SPT-SZ Galaxy Cluster Sample Using Velocity Dispersion σv and X-ray YX Measurements", ApJ, 799 (2015), 214, arXiv:1407.2942

  • "The Redshift Evolution of the Mean Temperature, Pressure, and Entropy Profiles in 80 SPT-Selected Galaxy Clusters", ApJ, 794 (2014), 67, arXiv:1404.6250

  • "The Rest-Frame Submillimeter Spectrum of High-Redshift, Dusty, Star-Forming Galaxies", ApJ, 785 (2014) 149, arXiv:1403.1667

  • "Constraints on the CMB Temperature Evolution using Multi-Band Measurements of the Sunyaev Zel'dovich Effect with the South Pole Telescope", MNRAS, 440 (2014) 2610, arXiv:1312.2462

  • "Measurement of Galaxy Cluster Integrated Comptonization and Mass Scaling Relations with the South Pole Telescope", ApJ, 799 (2015), 137, arXiv:1312.3015

  • "Optical Spectroscopy and Velocity Dispersions of Galaxy Clusters from the SPT-SZ Survey", ApJ, 792 (2014), 45, arXiv:1311.4953

  • "SPT 0538-50: Physical Conditions in the Interstellar Medium of a Strongly Lensed Dusty Star-forming Galaxy at z=2.8", ApJ, 779 (2013) 67, arXiv:1309.3275

  • "Detection of B-mode Polarization in the Cosmic Microwave Background with Data from the South Pole Telescope", PRL, 111 (2013) 141301, arXiv:1307.5830
    [Associated Data]

  • "Large gas reservoirs and free-free emission in two lensed star-forming galaxies at z = 2.7", MNRAS, 433 (2013) 498, arXiv:1305.0614

  • "SPT-CLJ2040-4451: An SZ-Selected Galaxy Cluster at z = 1.478 With Significant Ongoing Star Formation", ApJ, 794 (2014), 12, arXiv:1307.2903

  • "A direct measurement of the linear bias of mid-infrared-selected quasars at z~1 using cosmic microwave background lensing", ApJL, 776 (2013) 41, arXiv:1307.1706

  • "A CMB lensing mass map and its correlation with the cosmic infrared background", ApJL, 771 (2013) 16, arXiv:1303.5048

  • "Extragalactic millimeter-wave point source catalog, number counts and statistics from 771 square degrees of the SPT-SZ Survey", ApJ, 779 (2013) 61, arXiv:1306.3470
    [Associated Data]

  • "The Growth of Cool Cores and Evolution of Cooling Properties in a Sample of 83 Galaxy Clusters at 0.3 < z < 1.2 Selected from the SPT-SZ Survey", ApJ, 774 (2013) 23, arXiv:1305.2915

  • "A measurement of the secondary-CMB and millimeter-wave-foreground bispectrum using 800 square degrees of South Pole Telescope data", ApJ, 784 (2014) 143, arXiv:1303.3535
    [Associated Data]

  • "ALMA redshifts of millimeter-selected galaxies from the SPT survey: The redshift distribution of dusty star-forming galaxies", ApJ, 767 (2013) 88, arXiv:1303.2726

  • "ALMA Observations of SPT-Discovered, Strongly Lensed, Dusty, Star-Forming Galaxies", ApJ, 767 (2013) 132, arXiv:1303.2722

  • "Dusty starburst galaxies in the early Universe as revealed by gravitational lensing", Nature, 495 (2013) 344, arXiv:1303.2723

  • "Constraints on Cosmology from the Cosmic Microwave Background Power Spectrum of the 2500-square-degree SPT-SZ survey", ApJ, 782 (2014) 74, arXiv:1212.6267
    [Associated Data]

  • "A Measurement of the Cosmic Microwave Background Damping Tail from the 2500-square-degree SPT-SZ survey", ApJ, 779 (2013) 86, arXiv:1210.7231
    [Associated Data]

  • "High-Redshift Cool-Core Galaxy Clusters Detected via the Sunyaev-Zel'dovich Effect in the South Pole Telescope Survey", ApJ 761 (2012) 183, arXiv:1208.3368

  • "A Massive, Cooling-Flow-Induced Starburst in the Core of a Highly Luminous Galaxy Cluster", Nature 488 (2012) 349, arXiv:1208.2962

  • "Redshifts, Sample Purity, and BCG Positions for the Galaxy Cluster Catalog from the first 720 Square Degrees of the South Pole Telescope Survey", ApJ 761 (2012) 21, arXiv:1207.4369

  • "Submillimeter Observations of Millimeter Bright Galaxies Discovered by the South Pole Telescope", ApJ 756 (2012) 101, arXiv:1206.4550

  • "SPT-CL J0205-5829: A z = 1.32 evolved massive galaxy cluster in the South Pole Telescope Sunyaev-Zel'dovich effect survey", ApJ 763 (2012) 93, arXiv:1205.6478

  • "Weak-Lensing Mass Measurements of Five Galaxy Clusters in the South Pole Telescope Survey Using Magellan/Megacam", ApJ 758 (2012) 68, arXiv:1205.3103

  • "Galaxy clusters discovered via the Sunyaev-Zel'dovich effect in the first 720 square degrees of the South Pole Telescope survey", ApJ 763 (2013) 127, arXiv:1203.5775
    [Associated Data]

  • "A Measurement of the Correlation of Galaxy Surveys with CMB Lensing Convergence Maps from the South Pole Telescope", ApJ 753 (2012) L9, arXiv:1203.4808

  • "A measurement of gravitational lensing of the microwave background using South Pole Telescope data", ApJ 756 (2012) 142, arXiv:1202.0546
    [Associated Data]

  • "Cosmological Constraints from Sunyaev-Zel'dovich-Selected Clusters with X-ray Observations in the First 178 Square Degrees of the South Pole Telescope Survey", ApJ 763 (2013) 147, arXiv:1112.5435
    [Associated Data]

  • "Cosmic microwave background constraints on the duration and timing of reionization from the South Pole Telescope", ApJ 756 (2012) 65, arXiv:1111.6386

  • "A measurement of secondary cosmic microwave background anisotropies with two years of South Pole Telescope observations", ApJ 755 (2012) 70, arXiv:1111.0932
    [Associated Data]

  • "A Measurement of the Damping Tail of the Cosmic Microwave Background Power Spectrum with the South Pole Telescope", ApJ 743 (2011) 28, arXiv:1105.3182
    [Associated Data]

  • "South Pole Telescope Detections of the Previously Unconfirmed Planck Early SZ Clusters in the Southern Hemisphere", ApJ 735 (2011) L36, arXiv:1102.2189

  • "An SZ-selected sample of the most massive galaxy clusters in the 2500-square-degree South Pole Telescope survey", ApJ 738 (2011) 139, arXiv:1101.1290

  • "Discovery and Cosmological Implications of SPT-CL J2106-5844, the Most Massive Known Cluster at z > 1", ApJ 731 (2011) 86, arXiv:1101.1286

  • "Improved constraints on cosmic microwave background secondary anisotropies from the complete 2008 South Pole Telescope data", ApJ 736 (2011) 61, arXiv:1012.4788
    [Associated Data]

  • "SPT-CL J0546-5345: A Massive z >1 Galaxy Cluster Selected Via the Sunyaev-Zel'dovich Effect with the South Pole Telescpe", ApJ 721 (2010) 90, arXiv:1006.5639

  • "X-ray Properties of the First SZE-selected Galaxy Cluster Sample from the South Pole Telescope", ApJ 738 (2011) 48, arXiv:1006.3068

  • "Galaxy Clusters Selected with the Sunyaev-Zel'dovich Effect from 2008 South Pole Telescope Observations", ApJ 722 (2010) 1180, arXiv:1003.0003
    [Associated Data]

  • "Optical Redshift and Richness Estimates for Galaxy Clusters Selected with the Sunyaev-Zel'dovich Effect from 2008 South Pole Telescope Observations", ApJ 723 (2010) 1736, arXiv:1003.0005

  • "Measurements of Secondary Cosmic Microwave Background Anisotropies with the South Pole Telescope", ApJ 719 (2010) 1045, arXiv:0912.4317
    [Associated Data]

  • "Angular Power Spectra of the Millimeter Wavelength Background Light from Dusty Star-forming Galaxies with the South Pole Telescope", ApJ 718 (2010) 632, arXiv:0912.4315
    [Associated Data]

  • "Extragalactic point sources in South Pole Telescope survey data: source counts, catalog, and statistics for an 87 square-degree field", ApJ 719 (2010) 763, arXiv:0912.2338
    [Associated Source Catalog and Number Counts]

  • "Sunyaev-Zel'dovich Cluster Profiles Measured with the South Pole Telescope.", ApJ 716 (2010) 1118, 2010, arXiv:0911.2444

  • "Galaxy clusters discovered with a Sunyaev-Zel'dovich effect survey", ApJ 701 (2009) 32-41, arXiv:0810.1578

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    Project Overview

     

  • "SPT-3G: A Next-Generation Cosmic Microwave Background Polarization Experiment on the South Pole Telescope." Proceedings of SPIE, Volume 9153 (2014), arXiv:1407.2973

  • "An Overview of the SPTpol Experiment." Journal of Low Temperature Physics, 2012. doi: 10.1007/s10909-012-0505-y.

  • "SPTpol: an instrument for CMB polarization measurements with the South Pole Telescope." Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 8452 (2012), arXiv:1210.4970

  • "The 10 Meter South Pole Telescope.", PASP 123:568-581,2011, arXiv:0907.4445

  • "SPTPol: an Instrument for CMB Polarization." AIP, volume 1185, pages 511-514, 2009c. doi: 10.1063/1.3292391.

  • "SPT-SZ: a Sunyaev- Zeldovich Survey for Galaxy Clusters." AIP volume 1185, pages 475-477, 2009. doi: 10.1063/1.3292381.

  • "SPT White Paper for the Dark Energy Task Force" [PDF format]

  • "The South Pole Telescope", Proc. SPIE, Vol. 5498, p 11-29, 2004 [PDF format]

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    Technical Publications

     

  • "Fabrication of large dual-polarized multichroic TES bolometer arrays for CMB measurements with the SPT-3G camera." Superconductor Science and Technology, vol. 28, number 9 (2015)

  • "Digital frequency domain multiplexing readout electronics for the next generation of millimeter telescopes." Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 9153 (2014), arXiv:1407:3161

  • "Performance and on-sky optical characterization of the SPTpol instrument." Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 8452 (2012), arXiv:1210.4971

  • "South Pole Telescope software systems: control, monitoring, and data acquisition." Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 8452 (2012), arXiv:1210.4966

  • "Feedhorn-coupled TES polarimeter camera modules at 150 GHz for CMB polarization measurements with SPTpol." Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 8452 (2012), arXiv:1210.4969

  • "Design and characterization of 90 GHz feedhorn-coupled TES polarimeter pixels in the SPTPol camera." Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 8452 (2012), arXiv:1210.4968

  • "Improved performance of TES bolometers using digital feedback." Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 8452 (2012), arXiv:1210.4967

  • "An All Silicon Feedhorn-Coupled Focal Plane for Cosmic Microwave Background Polarimetry." Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 8452 (2012)

  • "Frequency Multiplexed SQUID Readout of Large Bolometer Arrays for Cosmic Microwave Background Measurements." RSI, Volume 83, Issue 7, pp. 073113-073113-24 (2012), arXiv:1112.4215

  • "Thermal Properties of Silicon Nitride Beams Below One Kelvin." IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, vol. 21, issue 3, pp. 232-235 (2011)

  • "Stability of Al-Mn Transition Edge Sensors for Frequency Domain Multiplexing." IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, vol. 21, issue 3, pp. 203-206 (2011)

  • "Progress on ANL/KICP Bolometers for SPTpol." IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, vol. 21, issue 3, pp. 184-187 (2011)

  • "Optical efficiency of feedhorn-coupled TES polarimeters for next-generation CMB instruments." Millimeter, Submillimeter,and Far-Infrared Detectors and Instrumentation for Astronomy V. Edited by Holland, Wayne S.; Zmuidzinas, Jonas. Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 7741, pp. 774122- 774122-10 (2010)

  • "Characterizing and Modeling the Noise and Complex Impedance of Feedhorn-Coupled TES Polarimeters." AIP, volume 1185, pages 211-214. 2009. doi: 10.1063/1.3292317

  • "Measurements of Bolometer Uniformity for Feedhorn Coupled TES Polarimeters." AIP, volume 1185, pages 498-501,2009. doi: 10.1063/1.3292388.

  • "Optical Properties of Feedhorn-Coupled TES Polarimeters for CMB polarimetry." AIP,volume 1185, pages 479-482, 2009. doi: 10.1063/1.3292382.

  • "Optical Properties of Argonne/KICP TES Bolometers for CMB Polarimetry." AIP volume 1185, pages 203-206, 2009. doi: 10.1063/1.3292315.

  • "TES Development for a Frequency Selective Bolometer Camera." IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, 19:548-552, June 2009. doi: 10.1109/TASC.2009.2017954.

  • "A Frequency Domainm Multiplexed Receiver for the South Pole Telescope." AIP volume 1185, pages 241-244,2009. doi: 10.1063/1.3292323.

  • "Thermal Design and Characterization of Transition-Edge Sensor (TES) Bolometers for Frequency-Domain Multiplexing." IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, 19:496-500, June 2009. doi: 10.1109/TASC.2009.2018036.

  • "Planar Orthomode Transducers for Feedhorn-Coupled TES Polarimeters." AIP, volume 1185, pages 490-493, 2009a. doi: 10.1063/1.3292386.

  • "Optical design of Argonne/KICP Detectors for CMB Polarization." AIP,volume 1185, pages 487-489,2009b. doi: 10.1063/1.3292384.

  • "The South Pole Telescope SZ-Receiver Detectors." IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, 19:517-519, June 2009. doi: 10.1109/TASC.2009.2018229.

  • "Thermal Modeling of Absorber-Coupled TES Polarimeter." AIP, volume 1185, pages 334-337, 2009. doi: 10.1063/1.3292347.

  • "Development of Absorber Coupled TES Polarimeter at Millimeter Wavelengths." IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, 19:544-547, June 2009. doi: 10.1109/TASC.2009.2018230.

  • "Design and Fabrication of Argonne/KICP Detectors for CMB Polarization." AIP, volume 1185, pages 359-362,2009. doi: 10.1063/1.3292352.

  • "Low temperature Thermal Transport in Partially Perforated Silicon Nitride Membranes." Applied Physics Letters, 94(18):183504,May 2009a. arXiv:0906.2956.

  • "Control of Membrane Thermal Transport Supporting Superconducting Detector Development." IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, 19:489-492, June 2009b. doi: 10.1109/TASC.2009.2019564.

  • "Feedhorn-coupled TES polarimeters for Next-Generation CMB Instruments". AIP, volume 1185, pages 515-518, 2009. doi: 10.1063/1.3292392.

  • "South Pole Telescope Optics". 2008ApOpt..47.4418P

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