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    • Cosmological Parameters From the Quad Cmb Polarization Experiment 

      Castro, P. G.; Ade, P.; Bock, J.; Bowden, M.; Brown, M. L.; Cahill, G.; Church, S.; Culverhouse, T.; Friedman, R. B.; Ganga, K.; Gear, W. K.; Gupta, S.; Hinderks, J.; Kovac, John M; Lange, A. E.; Leitch, E.; Melhuish, S. J.; Memari, Y.; Murphy, J. A.; Orlando, A.; Pryke, Clement L.; Schwarz, R.; O, C.; Piccirillo, L.; Rajguru, N.; Rusholme, B.; Taylor, A. N.; Thompson, K. L.; Turner, A. H.; Wu, E. Y. S.; Zemcov, M. (IOP Publishing, 2009)
      In this paper, we present a parameter estimation analysis of the polarization and temperature power spectra from the second and third season of observations with the QUaD experiment. QUaD has for the first time detected ...
    • Degree-Scale Cosmic Microwave Background Polarization Measurements From Three Years of BICEP1 Data 

      Barkats, D.; Aikin, R.; Bischoff, Colin A.; Buder, Immanuel D.; Kaufman, J. P.; Keating, B. G.; Kovac, John M; Su, Meng; Ade, P. A. R.; Battle, J. O.; Bierman, E. M.; Bock, J. J.; Chiang, H. C.; Dowell, C. D.; Duband, L.; Filippini, J.; Hivon, E. F.; Holzapfel, W. L.; Hristov, V. V.; Jones, W. C.; Kuo, C. L.; Leitch, E. M.; Mason, P. V.; Matsumura, T.; Nguyen, H. T.; Ponthieu, N.; Pryke, C.; Richter, S.; Rocha, G.; Sheehy, C.; Kernasovskiy, S. S.; Takahashi, Y. D.; Tolan, J. E.; Yoon, K. W. (American Astronomical Society, 2014)
      BICEP1 is a millimeter-wavelength telescope designed specifically to measure the inflationary B-mode polarization of the cosmic microwave background at degree angular scales. We present results from an analysis of the ...
    • First Season QUaD CMB Temperature and Polarization Power Spectra 

      Ade, P.; Bock, J.; Bowden, M.; Brown, M. L.; Cahill, G.; Carlstrom, J. E.; Castro, P. G.; Church, S.; Culverhouse, T.; Friedman, R.; Ganga, K.; Gear, W. K.; Hinderks, J.; Kovac, John M; Lange, A. E.; Leitch, E.; Melhuish, S. J.; Murphy, J. A.; Orlando, A.; Schwarz, R.; O’Sullivan, C.; Piccirillo, L.; Pryke, C.; Rajguru, N.; Rusholme, B.; Taylor, A. N.; Thompson, K. L.; Wu, E. Y. S.; Zemcov, M. (IOP Publishing, 2008)
      QUaD is a bolometric CMB polarimeter sited at the South Pole, operating at frequencies of 100 and 150 GHz. In this paper we report preliminary results from the first season of operation (austral winter 2005). All six CMB ...
    • Improved Constraints on Cosmology and Foregrounds from BICEP2 and Keck Array Cosmic Microwave Background Data with Inclusion of 95 GHz Band 

      Ade, P. A. R.; Ahmed, Z.; Aikin, R. W.; Alexander, K. D.; Barkats, D.; Benton, S. J.; Bischoff, Colin A.; Bock, J. J.; Bowens-Rubin, Rachel; Brevik, J. A.; Buder, I; Bullock, E.; Buza, Victor; Connors, Jake Anthony; Crill, B. P.; Duband, L.; Dvorkin, Cora; Filippini, J. P.; Fliescher, S.; Grayson, J.; Halpern, M.; Harrison, Sarah; Hilton, G. C.; Hui, H.; Irwin, K. D.; Karkare, Kirit Sukrit; Karpel, E.; Kaufman, J. P.; Keating, B. G.; Kefeli, S.; Kernasovskiy, S. A.; Kovac, John M; Kuo, C. L.; Leitch, E. M.; Lueker, M.; Megerian, K. G.; Netterfield, C. B.; Nguyen, H. T.; O’Brient, R.; Ogburn, R. W.; Orlando, A.; Pryke, Clement L.; Richter, Sonja Valeska; Schwarz, R.; Sheehy, C. D.; Staniszewski, Z. K.; Steinbach, B.; Sudiwala, R. V.; Teply, G. P.; Thompson, K. L.; Tolan, J. E.; Tucker, C.; Turner, A. D.; Vieregg, A. G.; Weber, A. C.; Wiebe, D. V.; Willmert, J.; Wong, C; Wu, W. L. K.; Yoon, K. W. (American Physical Society (APS), 2016)
      We present results from an analysis of all data taken by the BICEP2 and Keck Array cosmic microwave background (CMB) polarization experiments up to and including the 2014 observing season. This includes the first Keck Array ...
    • Improved Measurements of the Temperature and Polarization of the Cosmic Microwave Background from QUaD 

      Brown, M. L.; Ade, P.; Bock, J.; Bowden, M.; Cahill, G.; Castro, P. G.; Church, S.; Culverhouse, T.; Friedman, R. B.; Ganga, K.; Gear, W. K.; Gupta, S.; Hinderks, J.; Kovac, John M; Lange, A. E.; Leitch, E.; Melhuish, S. J.; Memari, Y.; Murphy, J. A.; Orlando, A.; Sullivan, C. O; Piccirillo, L.; Pryke, Clement L.; Rajguru, N.; Rusholme, B.; Schwarz, R.; Taylor, A. N.; Thompson, K. L.; Turner, A. H.; Wu, E. Y. S.; Zemcov, M. (IOP Publishing, 2009)
      We present an improved analysis of the final data set from the QUaD experiment. Using an improved technique to remove ground contamination, we double the effective sky area and hence increase the precision of our cosmic ...
    • An in situ measurement of the radio-frequency attenuation in ice at Summit Station, Greenland 

      Avva, Jessica; Kovac, John M; Miki, Christian; Saltzberg, David; Vieregg, Abigail G. (Cambridge University Press (CUP), 2015)
      We report an in situ measurement of the electric field attenuation length Lα at radio frequencies for the bulk ice at Summit Station, Greenland, made by broadcasting radio-frequency signals vertically through the ice and ...
    • Inflation Physics from the Cosmic Microwave Background and Large Scale Structure 

      Abazajian, K. N.; Arnold, K.; Austermann, J.; Benson, B. A.; Bischoff, Colin A.; Bock, J.; Bond, J. R.; Borrill, J.; Buder, Immanuel D.; Burke, D. L.; Calabrese, E.; Carlstrom, J. E.; Carvalho, C. S.; Chang, C. L.; Chiang, H. C.; Church, S.; Cooray, A.; Crawford, T. M.; Crill, B. P.; Dawson, K. S.; Das, S.; Devlin, M. J.; Dobbs, M.; Dodelson, S.; Doré, O.; Dunkley, J.; Feng, J. L.; Fraisse, A.; Gallicchio, J.; Giddings, S. B.; Green, D.; Halverson, N. W.; Hanany, S.; Hanson, D.; Hildebrandt, S. R.; Hincks, A.; Hlozek, R.; Holder, G.; Holzapfel, W. L.; Honscheid, K.; Horowitz, G.; Hu, W.; Hubmayr, J.; Irwin, K.; Jackson, M.; Jones, W. C.; Kallosh, R.; Kamionkowski, M.; Keating, B.; Keisler, R.; Kinney, W.; Knox, L.; Komatsu, E.; Kovac, John M; Kuo, C.-L.; Kusaka, A.; Lawrence, C.; Lee, A. T.; Leitch, E.; Linde, A.; Linder, E.; Lubin, P.; Maldacena, J.; Martinec, E.; McMahon, J.; Miller, A.; Mukhanov, V.; Newburgh, L.; Niemack, M. D.; Nguyen, H.; Nguyen, H. T.; Page, L.; Pryke, C.; Reichardt, C. L.; Ruhl, J. E.; Sehgal, N.; Seljak, U.; Senatore, L.; Sievers, J.; Silverstein, E.; Slosar, A.; Smith, K. M.; Spergel, D.; Staggs, S. T.; Stark, Antony A.; Stompor, R.; Vieregg, A. G.; Wang, G.; Watson, S.; Wollack, E. J.; Wu, W. L. K.; Yoon, K. W.; Zahn, O.; Zaldarriaga, M. (The Division of Particles and Fields of the American Physical Society, 2013)
      Fluctuations in the intensity and polarization of the cosmic microwave background (CMB) and the large-scale distribution of matter in the universe each contain clues about the nature of the earliest moments of time. The ...
    • Joint Analysis of BICEP2/ Keck Array and Planck Data 

      Ade, P. A. R.; Aghanim, N.; Ahmed, Z.; Aikin, R. W.; Alexander, Kate Denham; Arnaud, M.; Aumont, J.; Baccigalupi, C.; Banday, A. J.; Barkats, D.; Barreiro, R. B.; Bartlett, J. G.; Bartolo, N.; Battaner, E.; Benabed, K.; Benoît, A.; Benoit-Lévy, A.; Benton, S. J.; Bernard, J.-P.; Bersanelli, M.; Bielewicz, P.; Bischoff, Colin A.; Bock, J. J.; Bonaldi, A.; Bonavera, L.; Bond, J. R.; Borrill, J.; Bouchet, F. R.; Boulanger, F.; Brevik, J. A.; Bucher, M.; Buder, I.; Bullock, E.; Burigana, C.; Butler, R. C.; Buza, Victor; Calabrese, E.; Cardoso, J.-F.; Catalano, A.; Challinor, A.; Chary, R.-R.; Chiang, H. C.; Christensen, P. R.; Colombo, L. P. L.; Combet, C.; Connors, Jake Anthony; Couchot, F.; Coulais, A.; Crill, B. P.; Curto, A.; Cuttaia, F.; Danese, L.; Davies, R. D.; Davis, R. J.; de Bernardis, P.; de Rosa, A.; de Zotti, G.; Delabrouille, J.; Delouis, J.-M.; Désert, F.-X.; Dickinson, C.; Diego, J. M.; Dole, H.; Donzelli, S.; Doré, O.; Douspis, M.; Dowell, C. D.; Duband, L.; Ducout, A.; Dunkley, J.; Dupac, X.; Dvorkin, Cora; Efstathiou, G.; Elsner, F.; Enßlin, T. A.; Eriksen, H. K.; Falgarone, E.; Filippini, J. P.; Finelli, F.; Fliescher, S.; Forni, O.; Frailis, M.; Fraisse, A. A.; Franceschi, E.; Frejsel, A.; Galeotta, S.; Galli, S.; Ganga, K.; Ghosh, T.; Giard, M.; Gjerløw, E.; Golwala, S. R.; González-Nuevo, J.; Górski, K. M.; Gratton, S.; Gregorio, A.; Gruppuso, A.; Gudmundsson, J. E.; Halpern, M.; Hansen, F. K.; Hanson, D.; Harrison, D. L.; Hasselfield, M.; Helou, G.; Henrot-Versillé, S.; Herranz, D.; Hildebrandt, S. R.; Hilton, G. C.; Hivon, E.; Hobson, M.; Holmes, W. A.; Hovest, W.; Hristov, V. V.; Huffenberger, K. M.; Hui, H.; Hurier, G.; Irwin, K. D.; Jaffe, A. H.; Jaffe, T. R.; Jewell, J.; Jones, W. C.; Juvela, M.; Karakci, A.; Karkare, Kirit Sukrit; Kaufman, J. P.; Keating, B. G.; Kefeli, S.; Keihänen, E.; Kernasovskiy, S. A.; Keskitalo, R.; Kisner, T. S.; Kneissl, R.; Knoche, J.; Knox, L.; Kovac, John M; Krachmalnicoff, N.; Kunz, M.; Kuo, C. L.; Kurki-Suonio, H.; Lagache, G.; Lähteenmäki, A.; Lamarre, J.-M.; Lasenby, A.; Lattanzi, M.; Lawrence, C. R.; Leitch, E. M.; Leonardi, R.; Levrier, F.; Lewis, A.; Liguori, M.; Lilje, P. B.; Linden-Vørnle, M.; López-Caniego, M.; Lubin, P. M.; Lueker, M.; Macías-Pérez, J. F.; Maffei, B.; Maino, D.; Mandolesi, N.; Mangilli, A.; Maris, M.; Martin, P. G.; Martínez-González, E.; Masi, S.; Mason, P.; Matarrese, S.; Megerian, K. G.; Meinhold, P. R.; Melchiorri, A.; Mendes, L.; Mennella, A.; Migliaccio, M.; Mitra, S.; Miville-Deschênes, M.-A.; Moneti, A.; Montier, L.; Morgante, G.; Mortlock, D.; Moss, A.; Munshi, D.; Murphy, J. A.; Naselsky, P.; Nati, F.; Natoli, P.; Netterfield, C. B.; Nguyen, H. T.; Nørgaard-Nielsen, H. U.; Noviello, F.; Novikov, D.; Novikov, I.; O’Brient, R.; Ogburn, R. W.; Orlando, A.; Pagano, L.; Pajot, F.; Paladini, R.; Paoletti, D.; Partridge, B.; Pasian, F.; Patanchon, G.; Pearson, T. J.; Perdereau, O.; Perotto, L.; Pettorino, V.; Piacentini, F.; Piat, M.; Pietrobon, D.; Plaszczynski, S.; Pointecouteau, E.; Polenta, G.; Ponthieu, N.; Pratt, G. W.; Prunet, S.; Pryke, Clement L.; Puget, J.-L.; Rachen, J. P.; Reach, W. T.; Rebolo, R.; Reinecke, M.; Remazeilles, M.; Renault, C.; Renzi, A.; Richter, Sonja Valeska; Ristorcelli, I.; Rocha, G.; Rossetti, M.; Roudier, G.; Rowan-Robinson, M.; Rubiño-Martín, J. A.; Rusholme, B.; Sandri, M.; Santos, D.; Savelainen, M.; Savini, G.; Schwarz, R.; Scott, D.; Seiffert, M. D.; Sheehy, C. D.; Spencer, L. D.; Staniszewski, Z. K.; Stolyarov, V.; Sudiwala, R.; Sunyaev, R.; Sutton, D.; Suur-Uski, A.-S.; Sygnet, J.-F.; Tauber, J. A.; Teply, G. P.; Terenzi, L.; Thompson, K. L.; Toffolatti, L.; Tolan, J. E.; Tomasi, M.; Tristram, M.; Tucci, M.; Turner, A. D.; Valenziano, L.; Valiviita, J.; Van Tent, B.; Vibert, L.; Vielva, P.; Vieregg, A. G.; Villa, F.; Wade, L. A.; Wandelt, B. D.; Watson, R.; Weber, A. C.; Wehus, I. K.; White, M.; White, S. D. M.; Willmert, J.; Wong, C. L.; Yoon, K. W.; Yvon, D.; Zacchei, A.; Zonca, A. (American Physical Society (APS), 2015)
      We report the results of a joint analysis of data from BICEP2/Keck Array and Planck. BICEP2 and Keck Array have observed the same approximately 400 deg2 patch of sky centered on RA 0h, Dec. −57.5deg. The combined maps reach ...
    • Joint Analysis of BICEP2/Keck ArrayandPlanckData 

      Ade, P. A. R.; Aghanim, N.; Ahmed, Z.; Aikin, R. W.; Alexander, K. D.; Arnaud, M.; Aumont, J.; Baccigalupi, C.; Banday, A. J.; Barkats, D.; Barreiro, R. B.; Bartlett, J. G.; Bartolo, N.; Battaner, E.; Benabed, K.; Benoît, A.; Benoit-Lévy, A.; Benton, S. J.; Bernard, J.-P.; Bersanelli, M.; Bielewicz, P.; Bischoff, Colin; Bock, J. J.; Bonaldi, A.; Bonavera, L.; Bond, J. R.; Borrill, J.; Bouchet, F. R.; Boulanger, F.; Brevik, J. A.; Bucher, M.; Buder, I.; Bullock, E.; Burigana, C.; Butler, R. C.; Buza, Victor; Calabrese, E.; Cardoso, J.-F.; Catalano, A.; Challinor, A.; Chary, R.-R.; Chiang, H. C.; Christensen, P. R.; Colombo, L. P. L.; Combet, C.; Connors, J.; Couchot, F.; Coulais, A.; Crill, B. P.; Curto, A.; Cuttaia, F.; Danese, L.; Davies, R. D.; Davis, R. J.; de Bernardis, P.; de Rosa, A.; de Zotti, G.; Delabrouille, J.; Delouis, J.-M.; Désert, F.-X.; Dickinson, C.; Diego, J. M.; Dole, H.; Donzelli, S.; Doré, O.; Douspis, M.; Dowell, C. D.; Duband, L.; Ducout, A.; Dunkley, J.; Dupac, X.; Dvorkin, Cora; Efstathiou, G.; Elsner, F.; Enßlin, T. A.; Eriksen, H. K.; Falgarone, E.; Filippini, J. P.; Finelli, F.; Fliescher, S.; Forni, O.; Frailis, M.; Fraisse, A. A.; Franceschi, E.; Frejsel, A.; Galeotta, S.; Galli, S.; Ganga, K.; Ghosh, T.; Giard, M.; Gjerløw, E.; Golwala, S. R.; González-Nuevo, J.; Górski, K. M.; Gratton, S.; Gregorio, A.; Gruppuso, A.; Gudmundsson, J. E.; Halpern, M.; Hansen, F. K.; Hanson, D.; Harrison, D. L.; Hasselfield, M.; Helou, G.; Henrot-Versillé, S.; Herranz, D.; Hildebrandt, S. R.; Hilton, G. C.; Hivon, E.; Hobson, M.; Holmes, W. A.; Hovest, W.; Hristov, V. V.; Huffenberger, K. M.; Hui, H.; Hurier, G.; Irwin, K. D.; Jaffe, A. H.; Jaffe, T. R.; Jewell, J.; Jones, W. C.; Juvela, M.; Karakci, A.; Karkare, Kirit; Kaufman, J. P.; Keating, B. G.; Kefeli, S.; Keihänen, E.; Kernasovskiy, S. A.; Keskitalo, R.; Kisner, T. S.; Kneissl, R.; Knoche, J.; Knox, L.; Kovac, John; Krachmalnicoff, N.; Kunz, M.; Kuo, C. L.; Kurki-Suonio, H.; Lagache, G.; Lähteenmäki, A.; Lamarre, J.-M.; Lasenby, A.; Lattanzi, M.; Lawrence, C. R.; Leitch, E. M.; Leonardi, R.; Levrier, F.; Lewis, A.; Liguori, M.; Lilje, P. B.; Linden-Vørnle, M.; López-Caniego, M.; Lubin, P. M.; Lueker, M.; Macías-Pérez, J. F.; Maffei, B.; Maino, D.; Mandolesi, N.; Mangilli, A.; Maris, M.; Martin, P. G.; Martínez-González, E.; Masi, S.; Mason, P.; Matarrese, S.; Megerian, K. G.; Meinhold, P. R.; Melchiorri, A.; Mendes, L.; Mennella, A.; Migliaccio, M.; Mitra, S.; Miville-Deschênes, M.-A.; Moneti, A.; Montier, L.; Morgante, G.; Mortlock, D.; Moss, A.; Munshi, D.; Murphy, J. A.; Naselsky, P.; Nati, F.; Natoli, P.; Netterfield, C. B.; Nguyen, H. T.; Nørgaard-Nielsen, H. U.; Noviello, F.; Novikov, D.; Novikov, I.; O’Brient, R.; Ogburn, R. W.; Orlando, A.; Pagano, L.; Pajot, F.; Paladini, R.; Paoletti, D.; Partridge, B.; Pasian, F.; Patanchon, G.; Pearson, T. J.; Perdereau, O.; Perotto, L.; Pettorino, V.; Piacentini, F.; Piat, M.; Pietrobon, D.; Plaszczynski, S.; Pointecouteau, E.; Polenta, G.; Ponthieu, N.; Pratt, G. W.; Prunet, S.; Pryke, C.; Puget, J.-L.; Rachen, J. P.; Reach, W. T.; Rebolo, R.; Reinecke, M.; Remazeilles, M.; Renault, C.; Renzi, A.; Richter, S.; Ristorcelli, I.; Rocha, G.; Rossetti, M.; Roudier, G.; Rowan-Robinson, M.; Rubiño-Martín, J. A.; Rusholme, B.; Sandri, M.; Santos, D.; Savelainen, M.; Savini, G.; Schwarz, R.; Scott, D.; Seiffert, M. D.; Sheehy, C. D.; Spencer, L. D.; Staniszewski, Z. K.; Stolyarov, V.; Sudiwala, R.; Sunyaev, R.; Sutton, D.; Suur-Uski, A.-S.; Sygnet, J.-F.; Tauber, J. A.; Teply, G. P.; Terenzi, L.; Thompson, K. L.; Toffolatti, L.; Tolan, J. E.; Tomasi, M.; Tristram, M.; Tucci, M.; Turner, A. D.; Valenziano, L.; Valiviita, J.; Van Tent, B.; Vibert, L.; Vielva, P.; Vieregg, A. G.; Villa, F.; Wade, L. A.; Wandelt, B. D.; Watson, R.; Weber, A. C.; Wehus, I. K.; White, M.; White, S. D. M.; Willmert, J.; Wong, C. L.; Yoon, K. W.; Yvon, D.; Zacchei, A.; Zonca, A. (American Physical Society (APS), 2015-03-09)
    • The Keck Array: A Multi Camera CMB Polarimeter at the South Pole 

      Staniszewski, Z.; Aikin, R. W.; Amiri, M.; Benton, S. J.; Bischoff, Colin A.; Bock, J. J.; Bonetti, J. A.; Brevik, J. A.; Burger, B.; Dowell, C. D.; Duband, L.; Filippini, J. P.; Golwala, S. R.; Halpern, M.; Hasselfield, M.; Hilton, G.; Hristov, V. V.; Irwin, K.; Kovac, John M; Kuo, C. L.; Lueker, M.; Montroy, T.; Nguyen, H. T.; Ogburn, R. W.; O’Brient, R.; Orlando, A.; Pryke, C.; Reintsema, C.; Ruhl, J. E.; Schwarz, R.; Sheehy, C.; Stokes, S.; Thompson, K. L.; Teply, G.; Tolan, J. E.; Turner, A. D.; Vieregg, Abigail G.; Wilson, P.; Wiebe, D.; Wong, Chin Lin (Springer Nature, 2012)
      The Keck array is a new multi-camera Cosmic Microwave Background (CMB) polarimeter. Each camera contains 256 polarization pairs of antenna-coupled transition edge sensor (TES) bolometers. We recently deployed three of five ...
    • The Keck Array: a pulse tube cooled CMB polarimeter 

      Sheehy, C. D.; Ade, P. A. R.; Aikin, R. W.; Amiri, M.; Benton, S.; Bischoff, C.; Bock, J. J.; Bonetti, J. A.; Brevik, J. A.; Burger, B.; Dowell, C. D.; Duband, L.; Filippini, J. P.; Golwala, S. R.; Halpern, M.; Hasselfield, M.; Hilton, G.; Hristov, V. V.; Irwin, K.; Kaufman, J. P.; Keating, B. G.; Kovac, John M; Kuo, C. L.; Lange, A. E.; Leitch, E. M.; Lueker, M.; Netterfield, C. B.; Nguyen, H. T.; Ogburn IV, R. W.; Orlando, A.; Pryke, Clement L.; Reintsema, C.; Richter, S.; Ruhl, J. E.; Runyan, M. C.; Staniszewski, Z.; Stokes, S.; Sudiwala, R.; Teply, G.; Thompson, K. L.; Tolan, J. E.; Turner, A. D.; Wilson, P.; Wong, C. L. (2010)
      The Keck Array is a cosmic microwave background (CMB) polarimeter that will begin observing from the South Pole in late 2010. The initial deployment will consist of three telescopes similar to BICEP2 housed in ultracompact, ...
    • Measurement of Cosmic Microwave Background Polarization Power Spectra from Two Years of BICEP Data 

      Chiang, H. Cynthia; Ade, Peter A. R.; Barkats, Denis; Battle, John O.; Bierman, Evan M.; Bock, James; Dowell, C. Darren; Duband, Lionel; Hivon, Eric F.; Holzapfel, William L.; Hristov, Victor V.; Jones, William C.; Keating, Brian G.; Kovac, John M; Kuo, Chao-Lin; Lange, Andrew E.; Leitch, Erik M.; Mason, Peter V.; Matsumura, Tomotake; Nguyen, Hien T.; Ponthieu, Nicolas; Pryke, Clement; Richter, Steffen; Rocha, Graca; Sheehy, Christopher; Takahashi, Yuki D.; Tolan, Jamie E.; Yoon, Ki Won (IOP Publishing, 2010)
      Background Imaging of Cosmic Extragalactic Polarization (BICEP) is a bolometric polarimeter designed to measure the inflationary B-mode polarization of the cosmic microwave background (CMB) at degree angular scales. During ...
    • Microfabrication and Device Parameter Testing of the Focal Plane Arrays for the Spider and BICEP2?Keck CMB Polarimeters 

      Bonetti, J. A.; Turner, A. D.; Kenyon, M.; Orlando, A.; Brevik, J. A.; Trangsrud, A.; Sudiwala, R.; LeDuc, H. G.; Nguyen, H. T.; Day, P. K.; Bock, J. J.; Golwala, S. R.; Sayers, J.; Kovac, John M; Lange, A. E.; Jones, W. C.; Kuo, C. L; Young, Betty; Cabrera, Blas; Miller, Aaron (2009)
      Spider and BICEP2/Keck are projects to study the polarization of the cosmic microwave background (CMB). The focal planes for both require large format arrays of superconducting transition edge sensors (TES's). A major ...
    • A Millimeter-wave Galactic Plane Survey with the BICEP Polarimeter 

      Bierman, E. M.; Matsumura, T.; Dowell, C. D.; Keating, B. G.; Ade, P.; Barkats, D.; Barron, D.; Battle, J. O.; Bock, J. J.; Chiang, H. C.; Culverhouse, T. L.; Duband, L.; Hivon, E. F.; Holzapfel, W. L.; Hristov, V. V.; Kaufman, J. P.; Kovac, John M; Kuo, C. L.; Lange, A. E.; Leitch, E. M.; Mason, P. V.; Miller, N. J.; Nguyen, H. T.; Pryke, C.; Richter, S.; Rocha, G. M.; Sheehy, C.; Takahashi, Y. D.; Yoon, K. W. (IOP Publishing, 2011)
      In order to study inflationary cosmology and the Milky Way Galaxy's composition and magnetic field structure, Stokes I, Q, and U maps of the Galactic plane covering the Galactic longitude range 260? < ? < 340? in three ...
    • Neutrino Physics from the Cosmic Microwave Background and Large Scale Structure 

      Abazajian, K. N.; Arnold, K.; Austermann, J.; Benson, B. A.; Bischoff, Colin A.; Bock, J.; Bond, J. R.; Borrill, J.; Calabrese, E.; Carlstrom, J. E.; Carvalho, C. S.; Chang, C. L.; Chiang, H. C.; Church, S.; Cooray, A.; Crawford, T. M.; Dawson, K. S.; Das, S.; Devlin, M. J.; Dobbs, M.; Dodelson, S.; Doré, O.; Dunkley, J.; Errard, J.; Fraisse, A.; Gallicchio, J.; Halverson, N. W.; Hanany, S.; Hildebrandt, S. R.; Hincks, A.; Hlozek, R.; Holder, G.; Holzapfel, W. L.; Honscheid, K.; Hu, W.; Hubmayr, J.; Irwin, K.; Jones, W. C.; Kamionkowski, M.; Keating, B.; Keisler, R.; Knox, L.; Komatsu, E.; Kovac, John M; Kuo, C.-L.; Lawrence, C.; Lee, A. T.; Leitch, E.; Linder, E.; Lubin, P.; McMahon, J.; Miller, A.; Newburgh, L.; Niemack, M. D.; Nguyen, H.; Nguyen, H. T.; Page, L.; Pryke, C.; Reichardt, C. L.; Ruhl, J. E.; Sehgal, N.; Seljak, U.; Sievers, J.; Silverstein, E.; Slosar, A.; Smith, K. M.; Spergel, D.; Staggs, S. T.; Stark, Antony A.; Stompor, R.; Vieregg, A. G.; Wang, G.; Watson, S.; Wollack, E. J.; Wu, W. L. K.; Yoon, K. W.; Zahn, O. (The Division of Particles and Fields of the American Physical Society, 2013)
      This is a report on the status and prospects of the quantification of neutrino properties through the cosmological neutrino background for the Cosmic Frontier of the Division of Particles and Fields Community Summer Study ...
    • Optical characterization of the BICEP3 CMB polarimeter at the South Pole 

      Karkare, Kirit Sukrit; Ade, P. A. R.; Ahmed, Z.; Alexander, Kate Denham; Amiri, M.; Barkats, Denis A.; Benton, S. J.; Bischoff, Colin A.; Bock, J. J.; Boenish, H.; Bowens-Rubin, R; Buder, I; Bullock, E.; Buza, Victor; Connors, Jake Anthony; Filippini, J. P.; Fliescher, S. T.; Grayson, J. A.; Halpern, M.; Harrison, Sarah; Hilton, G. C.; Hristov, V. V.; Hui, H.; Irwin, K. D.; Kang, J. H.; Karpel, E.; Kefeli, S.; Kernasovskiy, S. A.; Kovac, John M; Kuo, C. L.; Leitch, E. M.; Lueker, M.; Megerian, K. G.; Monticue, V.; Namikawa, T.; Netterfield, C. B.; Nguyen, H. T.; O, R.; Ogburn, R. W.; Pryke, C; Reintsema, C. D.; Richter, Sonja Valeska; St. Germaine, Tyler Tyler; Schwarz, R.; Sheehy, C. D.; Staniszewski, Z. K.; Steinbach, B.; Teply, G. P.; Thompson, K. L.; Tolan, J. E.; Tucker, C.; Turner, A. D.; Vieregg, A. G.; Wandui, A.; Weber, A.; Willmert, J.; Wong, C; Wu, W. L. K.; Yoon, K. W. (2016)
      Bicep3 is a small-aperture refracting cosmic microwave background (CMB) telescope designed to make sensitive polarization maps in pursuit of a potential B-mode signal from inflationary gravitational waves. It is the latest ...
    • Optical characterization of the Keck array polarimeter at the South Pole 

      Vieregg, A. G.; Ade, P. A. R.; Aikin, R.; Bischoff, C.; Bock, J. J.; Bonetti, J. A.; Bradford, K. J.; Brevik, J. A.; Dowell, C. D.; Duband, L.; Filippini, J. P.; Fliescher, S.; Golwala, S. R.; Gordon, M. S.; Halpern, M.; Hilton, G.; Hristov, V. V.; Irwin, K.; Kernasovskiy, S.; Kovac, John M; Kuo, C. L.; Leitch, E.; Lueker, M.; Montroy, T.; Netterfield, C. B.; Nguyen, H. T.; O, R.; Ogburn, R. W.; Pryke, C.; Ruhl, J. E.; Runyan, M.; Schwarz, R.; Sheehy, C.; Staniszewski, Z.; Sudiwala, R.; Teply, G.; Tolan, J.; Turner, A. D.; Wilson, P.; Wong, C. L. (2016-03-03)
      The Keck Array (Spud) is a set of microwave polarimeters that observes from the South Pole at degree angular scales in search of a signature of Inflation imprinted as B-mode polarization in the Cosmic Microwave Background ...
    • Optimization and sensitivity of the Keck array 

      Kernasovskiy, S.; Ade, P. A. R.; Aikin, R. W.; Amiri, M.; Benton, S.; Bischoff, Colin A.; Bock, J. J.; Bonetti, J. A.; Brevik, J. A.; Burger, B.; Davis, G.; Dowell, C. D.; Duband, L.; Filippini, J. P.; Fliescher, S.; Golwala, S. R.; Halpern, M.; Hasselfield, M.; Hilton, G.; Hristov, V. V.; Irwin, K.; Kovac, John M; Kuo, C. L.; Leitch, E.; Lueker, M.; Netterfield, C. B.; Nguyen, H. T.; O, R.; Ogburn, R. W.; Pryke, C; Reintsema, C.; Ruhl, J. E.; Runyan, M. C.; Schwarz, R.; Sheehy, C. D.; Staniszewski, Z.; Sudiwala, R.; Teply, G.; Tolan, J. E.; Turner, A. D.; Vieregg, A.; Wiebe, D. V.; Wilson, P.; Wong, C. L. (International Society for Optics and Photonics, 2012)
      The Keck Array (SPUD) began observing the cosmic microwave background’s polarization in the winter of 2011 at the South Pole. The Keck Array follows the success of the predecessor experiments Bicep and Bicep2,1 using five ...
    • The Origin of the Universe as Revealed Through the Polarization of the Cosmic Microwave Background 

      Dodelson, S.; Easther, R.; Hanany, S.; McAllister, L.; Meyer, S.; Page, L.; Ade, P.; Amblard, A.; Ashoorioon, A.; Balbi, C.; Bartlett, J.; Bartolo, N.; Baumann, D.; Beltran, M.; Benford, D.; Birkinshaw, M.; Bock, J.; Bond, D.; Borrill, J.; Bouchet, F.; Bridges, M.; Bunn, E.; Calabrese, E.; Cantalupo, C.; Caramete, A.; Carbone, C.; Carroll, S.; Chatterjee, S.; Chen, Xingang; Church, S.; Chuss, D.; Contaldi, C.; Cooray, A.; Creminelli, P.; Das, S.; De Bernardis, F.; Delabrouille, J.; Desert, F.; Devlin, M.; Dickinson, C.; Dicker, S.; DiPirro, M.; Dobbs, M.; Dore, O.; Dotson, J.; Dunkley, J.; Dvorkin, Cora; Eriksen, H.; Falvella, M.; Finley, D.; Finkbeiner, Douglas; Fixsen, D.; Flauger, R.; Fossalba, P.; Fowler, J.; Galli, S.; Gates, E.; Gear, W.; Giraud-Heraud, Y.; Krzysztof, G.; Greene, B.; Gruppuso, A.; Gundersen, J.; Halpern, M.; Hamilton, J.; Hazumi, M.; Hernandez-Monteagudo, C.; Hertzberg, M.; Hinshaw, G.; Hirata, C.; Hivon, E.; Holman, R.; Holmes, W.; Hu, W.; Hubmayr, J.; Huffenberger, K.; Hui, H.; Hui, L.; Irwin, K.; Jackson, M.; Jaffe, A.; Johnson, B.; Johnson, D.; Jones, W.; Kachru, S.; Kadota, K.; Kaplan, J.; Kaplinghat, W.; Keating, B.; Keskitalo, R.; Khoury, J.; Kinney, W.; Kisner, T.; Knox, T.; Kodama, H.; Kogut, A.; Komatsu, E.; Kosowsky, A.; Kovac, John M; Krauss, L.; Kurki-Suonio, H.; Lamarre, J.; Landau, S.; Lawrenece, C.; Leach, S.; Leblond, L.; Lee, A.; Leitch, E.; Leonardi, R.; Lesgourgues, J.; Liddle, A.; Lim, E.; Limon, M.; LoVerde, M.; Lubin, P.; Lunghi, E.; Lykken, J.; MacTavish, C.; Magalhaes, A.; Maino, D.; Martin, V.; Matarrese, S.; Mather, J.; Mathur, H.; Matsumura, T.; Meerburg, P.; Melchiorri, A.; Mersini-Houghton, L.; Miller, A.; Milligan, M.; Moodley, K.; Neimack, M.; Nguyen, H.; Nicolis, A.; O'Dwyer, I.; Olinto, A.; Pagano, L.; Paher, E.; Partridge, B.; Pearson, T.; Peiris, H.; Peloso, M.; Piacentini, F.; Piat, M.; Piccirillo, L.; Pierpaoli, E.; Pietrobon, D.; Pisano, G.; Pogosian, L.; Pogosyan, D.; Ponthieu, N.; Popa, L.; Pryke, Clement L.; Raeth, C.; Ray, S.; Reichardt, C.; Riccardi, S.; Richards, P.; Riotto, A.; Rocha, G.; Ruhl, J.; Rusholme, B.; Scherrer, R.; Scoccola, C.; Scott, D.; Sealfon, C.; Sefusatti, E.; Sehgal, N.; Seiffert, M.; Senatore, L.; Serra, P.; Shandera, S.; Shimon, M.; Shirron, P.; Sievers, J.; Silk, J.; Sigurdson, K.; Silverberg, R.; Silverstein, E.; Staggs, S.; Starkman, G.; Stebbins, A.; Stivoli, F.; Stompor, R.; Sugiyama, N.; Swetz, D.; Tegmark, M.; Tartari, A.; Timbie, P.; Titov, M.; Tristram, M.; Trodden, M.; Tucker, G.; Urrestilla, J.; Veneziani, M.; Verde, L.; Vieira, J.; Walker, T.; Wands, D.; Watson, S.; Weinberg, S.; Weiss, R.; Wandelt, B.; Winstein, B.; Wollack, E.; Wyman, M.; Yadav, A.; Won Yoon, K.; Zahn, O.; Zaldarriaga, M.; Zemcov, M.; Zwart, J. (2009)
      Modern cosmology has sharpened questions posed for millennia about the origin of our cosmic habitat. The age-old questions have been transformed into two pressing issues primed for attack in the coming decade: • How did ...
    • Parameter Estimation From Improved Measurements of the Cosmic Microwave Background From QUaD 

      Gupta, Sujata; Ade, Peter; Bock, James; Bowden, Melanie; Brown, Michael L.; Cahill, Gary; Castro, Patricia G.; Church, Sarah; Culverhouse, Thomas; Friedman, Robert B.; Ganga, Ken; Gear, Walter K.; Hinderks, James; Kovac, John M; Lange, Andrew E.; Leitch, Erik; Melhuish, Simon J.; Memari, Yasin; Murphy, J. Anthony; Orlando, Angiola; O'Sullivan, Creidhe; Piccirillo, Lucio; Pryke, Clem; Rajguru, Nutan; Rusholme, Ben; Schwarz, Robert; Taylor, Andrew N.; Thompson, Keith L.; Turner, Abigail H.; Wu, Ed Y. S.; Zemcov, Michael B. (IOP Publishing, 2010)
      We evaluate the contribution of cosmic microwave background (CMB) polarization spectra to cosmological parameter constraints. We produce cosmological parameters using high-quality CMB polarization data from the ground-based ...