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ℓ-space spectroscopy of the Cosmic Microwave Background with the BOOMERanG experiment

de Bernardis, P. and Bock, J. J. and Crill, B. P. and Ganga, K. and Hivon, E. and Hristov, V. V. and Jones, W. C. and Lange, A. E. and Mason, P. (2002) ℓ-space spectroscopy of the Cosmic Microwave Background with the BOOMERanG experiment. In: Experimental Cosmology at Millimetre Wavelengths. AIP Conference Series. No.616. American Institute of Physics , Melville, N.Y. , pp. 3-11. ISBN 0-7354-0062-8 http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20111102-072248256

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Abstract

The BOOMERanG experiment has recently produced detailed maps of the Cosmic Microwave Background, where sub-horizon structures are resolved with good signal to noise ratio. A power spectrum (spherical harmonics) analysis of the maps detects three peaks, at multipoles ℓ = (213_(-13)^(+10)),(541_(-32)^(+20))(845_(-25)^(+12)). In this paper we discuss the data analysis and the implications of these results for cosmology.


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Additional Information:© 2002 American Institute of Physics. Issue Date: 8 May 2002. This activity has been supported by the University of Rome La Sapienza, Programma Nazionale di Ricerche in Antartide and Agenzia Spaziale Italiana in Italy, by NASA and NSF in USA, by PPARC in UK and by Univ. of Toronto in Canada.
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Subject Keywords:cosmic background radiation, radiofrequency cosmic radiation, balloons, data analysis, cosmology, radioastronomy
Classification Code:PACS: 98.70.Vc; 95.85.Bh; 98.80.Es
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Official Citation:ℓ-space spectroscopy of the Cosmic Microwave Background with the BOOMERanG experiment P. de Bernardis, P. A. R. Ade, J. J. Bock, J. R. Bond, J. Borrill, A. Boscaleri, K. Coble, C. R. Contaldi, B. P. Crill, G. De Gasperis, G. De Troia, P. Farese, K. Ganga, M. Giacometti, E. Hivon, V. V. Hristov, A. Iacoangeli, A. H. Jaffe, W. C. Jones, A. E. Lange, L. Martinis, S. Masi, P. Mason, P. D. Mauskopf, A. Melchiorri, P. Natoli, T. Montroy, C. B. Netterfield, E. Pascale, F. Piacentini, D. Pogosyan, G. Polenta, F. Pongetti, S. Prunet, G. Romeo, J. E. Ruhl, F. Scaramuzzi, and N. Vittorio, AIP Conf. Proc. 616, 3 (2002), DOI:10.1063/1.1475595
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