Project Overview of the Beijing-Arizona Sky Survey

@article{Zou2017ProjectOO,
  title={Project Overview of the Beijing-Arizona Sky Survey},
  author={H. Zou and X. Zhou and X. Fan and T. Zhang and Zhimin Zhou and Jundan Nie and Xiyan Peng and I. McGreer and Linhua Jiang and A. Dey and D. Fan and Boliang He and Z. Jiang and D. Lang and M. Lesser and J. Ma and S. Mao and D. Schlegel and J. Wang},
  journal={Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific},
  year={2017},
  volume={129},
  pages={064101}
}
  • H. Zou, X. Zhou, +16 authors J. Wang
  • Published 2017
  • Physics
  • Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
  • The Beijing-Arizona Sky Survey (BASS) is a wide-field two-band photometric survey of the Northern Galactic Cap using the 90Prime imager on the 2.3 m Bok telescope at Kitt Peak. It is a four-year collaboration between the National Astronomical Observatory of China and Steward Observatory, the University of Arizona, serving as one of the three imaging surveys to provide photometric input catalogs for target selection of the Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument (DESI) project. BASS will take up to… CONTINUE READING

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