A weak lensing analysis of the PLCK G100.2-30.4 cluster

@article{Radovich2015AWL,
  title={A weak lensing analysis of the PLCK G100.2-30.4 cluster},
  author={M. Radovich and I. Formicola and M. Meneghetti and I. Bartalucci and H. Bourdin and P. Mazzotta and L. Moscardini and S. Ettori and M. Arnaud and G. Pratt and N. Aghanim and H. Dahle and M. Douspis and E. Pointecouteau and A. Grado},
  journal={Astronomy and Astrophysics},
  year={2015},
  volume={579},
  pages={1-11}
}
  • M. Radovich, I. Formicola, +12 authors A. Grado
  • Published 2015
  • Physics
  • Astronomy and Astrophysics
  • We present a mass estimate of the Planck-discovered cluster PLCK G100.2-30.4, derived from a weak lensing analysis of deep Subaru griz images. We perform a careful selection of the background galaxies using the multi-band imaging data, and undertake the weak lensing analysis on the deep (1 h) r −band image. The shape measurement is based on the Kaiser-Squires-Broadhurst algorithm; we adopt the PSFex software to model the point spread function (PSF) across the field and correct for this in the… CONTINUE READING
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