Simulating Calibration and Beam Systematics for a Future CMB Space Mission with the TOAST Package

  title={Simulating Calibration and Beam Systematics for a Future CMB Space Mission with the TOAST Package},
  author={Giuseppe Puglisi and Reijo Keskitalo and Theodore Kisner and Julian Borrill},
  journal={Research Notes of the AAS},
We address in this work the instrumental systematic errors that can potentially affect the forthcoming and future Cosmic Microwave Background experiments aimed at observing its polarized emission. In particular, we focus on the systematics induced by the beam and calibration, which are considered the major sources of leakage from total intensity measurements to polarization. We simulated synthetic data sets with Time-Ordered Astrophysics Scalable Tools, a publicly available simulation and data… Expand


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