The luminosity function of galaxies in SDSS commissioning data

Michael R. Blanton, Julianne Dalcanton, Daniel Eisenstein, Jon Loveday, Michael A. Strauss, Mark SubbaRao, David H. Weinberg, John E. Anderson, James Annis, Neta A. Bahcall, Mariangela Bernardi, J. Brinkmann, Robert J. Brunner, Scott Burles, Larry Carey, Francisco J. Castander, Andrew J. Connolly, István Csabai, Mamoru Doi, Douglas FinkbeinerScott Friedman, Joshua A. Frieman, Masataka Fukugita, James E. Gunn, G. S. Hennessy, Robert B. Hindsley, David W. Hogg, Takashi Ichikawa, Željko Ivezić, Stephen Kent, G. R. Knapp, D. Q. Lamb, R. French Leger, Daniel C. Long, Robert H. Lupton, Timothy A. McKay, Avery Meiksin, Aronne Merelli, Jeffrey A. Munn, Vijay Narayanan, Matt Newcomb, R. C. Nichol, Sadanori Okamura, Russell Owen, Jeffrey R. Pier, Adrian Pope, Marc Postman, Thomas Quinn, Constance M. Rockosi, David J. Schlegel, Donald P. Schneider, Kazuhiro Shimasaku, Walter A. Siegmund, Stephen Smee, Yehuda Snir, Chris Stoughton, Christopher Stubbs, Alexander S. Szalay, Gyula P. Szokoly, Aniruddha R. Thakar, Christy Tremonti, Douglas L. Tucker, Alan Uomoto, Dan Vanden Berk, Michael S. Vogeley, Patrick Waddell, Brian Yanny, Naoki Yasuda, Donald G. York

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2358-2380
Number of pages23
JournalAstronomical Journal
Volume121
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - May 1 2001

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Astronomy and Astrophysics
  • Space and Planetary Science

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Blanton, M. R., Dalcanton, J., Eisenstein, D., Loveday, J., Strauss, M. A., SubbaRao, M., Weinberg, D. H., Anderson, J. E., Annis, J., Bahcall, N. A., Bernardi, M., Brinkmann, J., Brunner, R. J., Burles, S., Carey, L., Castander, F. J., Connolly, A. J., Csabai, I., Doi, M., ... York, D. G. (2001). The luminosity function of galaxies in SDSS commissioning data. Astronomical Journal, 121(5), 2358-2380. https://doi.org/10.1086/320405