Seventy-One New L and T Dwarfs from the Sloan Digital Sky Survey

@article{Chiu2006SeventyOneNL,
  title={Seventy-One New L and T Dwarfs from the Sloan Digital Sky Survey},
  author={Kuenley Chiu and X. Fan and Sandy K. Leggett and David A. Golimowski and W. Zheng and T. R. Geballe and Donald P. Schneider and Jon Brinkmann Johns Hopkins University and The University of Arizona and United Kingdom Infrared Telescope and Jac and Gemini Observatory and Pennsylvania State University and Apache Point Observatory},
  journal={The Astronomical Journal},
  year={2006},
  volume={131},
  pages={2722-2736}
}
We present near-infrared observations of 71 newly discovered L and T dwarfs, selected from imaging data of the Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS) using the i-dropout technique. Sixty-five of these dwarfs have been classified spectroscopically according to the near-infrared L dwarf classification scheme of Geballe et al. and the unified T dwarf classification scheme of Burgasser et al. The spectral types of these dwarfs range from L3 to T7 and include the latest types yet found in the SDSS. Six of… 

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