A Catalog of Spectroscopically Confirmed White Dwarfs from the Sloan Digital Sky Survey Data Release 4

@article{Eisenstein2006ACO,
  title={A Catalog of Spectroscopically Confirmed White Dwarfs from the Sloan Digital Sky Survey Data Release 4},
  author={Daniel J. Eisenstein and James William Liebert and Hugh C. Harris and S. J. Kleinmann and Atsuko Nitta and Nicole M. Silvestri and Scott Anderson and John C. Barentine and Howard J. Brewington and Jonathan V. Brinkmann and Michael Harvanek and Jurek Krzesinski and Eric H. Neilsen and Daniel C. Long and Donald P. Schneider and Stephanie A. Snedden},
  journal={Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series},
  year={2006},
  volume={167},
  pages={40-58}
}
We present a catalog of 9316 spectroscopically confirmed white dwarfs from the Sloan Digital Sky Survey Data Release 4. We have selected the stars through photometric cuts and spectroscopic modeling, backed up by a set of visual inspections. About 6000 of the stars are new discoveries, roughly doubling the number of spectroscopically confirmed white dwarfs. We analyze the stars by performing temperature and surface gravity fits to grids of pure hydrogen and helium atmospheres. Among the rare… Expand
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