Direct Shear Mapping: Prospects for Weak Lensing Studies of Individual Galaxy-Galaxy Lensing Systems
CO de Burgh-Day, EN Taylor, RL Webster, AM Hopkins
Publications of the Astronomical Society of Australia | CAMBRIDGE UNIV PRESS | Published : 2015
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Awarded by Australian Research Council Centre for Excellence for All-Sky Astrophysics (CAASTRO)
We thank the referee for their constructive feedback. Their input into this publication has greatly improved it. This research was conducted as part of the Australian Research Council Centre for Excellence for All-Sky Astrophysics (CAASTRO), through project number CE110001020. We acknowledge financial support from The University of Melbourne, and the Australian Astronomical Observatory (AAO). Special thanks goes to the members of the GAMA survey team for their advice, input and helpful discussions. GAMA is a joint European-Australasian project based around a spectroscopic campaign using the Anglo-Australian Telescope. The GAMA input catalogue is based on data taken from the Sloan Digital Sky Survey and the UKIRT Infrared Deep Sky Survey. Complementary imaging of the GAMA regions is being obtained by a number of independent survey programs including GALEX MIS, VST KiDS, VISTA VIKING, WISE, Herschel-ATLAS, GMRT and ASKAP providing UV to radio coverage. GAMA is funded by the STFC (UK), the ARC (Australia), the AAO, and the participating institutions. The GAMA website is http://www.gama-survey.org/. Funding for SDSS-III has been provided by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, the Participating Institutions, the National Science Foundation, and the US Department of Energy Office of Science. The SDSS-III website is http://www.sdss3.org/.