Optimization of transition edge sensor arrays for cosmic microwave background observations with the South Pole Telescope

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Ding, Junjia; Ade, Peter A. R.; Anderson, A. J.; Avva, J.; Ahmed, Z.; Arnold, K.; Austermann, J. E.; Bender, A. N.; Benson, B. A.; Bleem, L. E.; Byrum, K.; Carlstrom, J. E.; Carter, F. W.; Chang, C. L.; Cho, H. M.; Cliche, J. F.; Cukierman, A.; Czaplewski, D.; Divan, R.; de Haan, T.; Dobbs, M. A.; Dutcher, D.; Everett, W.; Gilbert, A.; Gannon, R.; Guyser, R.; Halverson, N. W.; Harrington, N. L.; Hattori, K.; Henning, J. W.; ... view all 77 authors
  • Publisher: IEEE
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1109/TASC.2016.2639378
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    arxiv: Physics::Instrumentation and Detectors | Astrophysics::Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics

© 2002-2011 IEEE. In this paper, we describe the optimization of transition-edge-sensor (TES) detector arrays for the third-generation camera for the South Pole Telescope. The camera, which contains ~ 16 000 detectors, will make high-angular-resolution maps of the tempe... View more
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