Weak lensing constraints on splashback around massive clusters

@article{Contigiani2019WeakLC,
  title={Weak lensing constraints on splashback around massive clusters},
  author={Omar Contigiani and Henk Hoekstra and Yannick M Bah{\'e}},
  journal={Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society},
  year={2019}
}
The splashback radius $r_\text{sp}$ separates the physical regimes of collapsed and infalling material around massive dark matter haloes. In cosmological simulations, this location is associated with a steepening of the spherically averaged density profile $\rho(r)$. In this work, we measure the splashback feature in the stacked weak gravitational lensing signal of $27$ massive clusters from the Cluster Canadian Comparison Project with a careful control of residual systematics effects. We find… 

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