Source subtraction for the extended Very Small Array and 33-GHz source count estimates

@article{Cleary2004SourceSF,
  title={Source subtraction for the extended Very Small Array and 33-GHz source count estimates},
  author={Kieran A. Cleary and Angela C. Taylor and Elizabeth M. Waldram and Richard A. Battye and Clive Dickinson and Rodney D. Davies and Richard J. Davis and Ricardo G{\'e}nova-Santos and K. J. B. Grainge and Michael E. Jones and R{\"u}diger Kneissl and Guy G. Pooley and Rafael Rebolo and Jos{\'e} Alberto Rubi{\~n}o-Mart{\'i}n and Richard D. E. Saunders and P. F. Scott and An{\vz}e Slosar and David Titterington and Robert A. Watson},
  journal={Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society},
  year={2004},
  volume={360},
  pages={340-353}
}
We describe the source subtraction strategy and observations for the extended Very Small Array (VSA), a cosmic microwave background interferometer operating at 33 GHz. A total of 453 sources were monitored at 33 GHz using a dedicated source subtraction baseline. 131 sources brighter than 20 mJy were directly subtracted from the VSA visibility data. Some characteristics of the subtracted sources, such as spectra and variability, are discussed. The 33-GHz source counts are estimated from a sample… 

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