CV

  Current Position
2020–present Assistant Professor, Sutton Family Chair in Science, Christianity and Culture, University of Toronto.
Joint appointment to the Dept. of Astronomy & Astrophysics and to St. Michael’s College
  Interests
  • Physical cosmology: cosmic microwave background, large scale structure; millimetre & radio instrumentation, observation & data analysis
  • Philosophy & theology: metaphysics, the transcendentals, creation; Thomas Aquinas, Bernard Lonergan
  Education
2018–2020 Master of Theology (ThM), Regis College and University of Toronto (conjoint), Toronto.
  • Thesis: Natural Knowledge of Creation from Nothing. Supervisor: Gordon Rixon.
2018–2020 Licentiate in Sacred Theology (STL), summa cum laude, Regis College, Toronto.
  • The STL is an ecclesiastical degree that can be pursued concurrently with the ThM and has largely overlapping requirements (including the thesis)
2015–2018 Bachelor of Sacred Theology (STB), summa cum laude, Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome.
  • The STB is three-year, full-time ecclesiastical degree that is generally accepted as equivalent to North American Master of Divinity programmes.
2011–2013 Diploma in Philosophical Studies, Regis College, University of Toronto, Toronto.
  • Full-time studies consisting of an historical and thematic survey of philosophy, plus a few breadth courses.
2004–2009 Ph.D. in Physics, Princeton University, Princeton, N.J..
  • Advisor: Lyman A. Page, Jr.
  • Dissertation: Toward a Mass-Limited Catalog of Galaxy Clusters from the Atacama Cosmology Telescope
2000–2004 Hon. BSc. (Astronomy & Physics specialist programme), with high distinction, University of Toronto, Toronto.
  Experience
Scientific Research
2020–present Assistant Professor, University of Toronto, Toronto.
Research in observational astronomy, with membership in the following collaborations: Hydrogen Intensity and Real-Time Analysis eXperiment (HIRAX), Atacama Cosmology Telescope (ACT), Simons Observatory
2011–13, 2016–20 Part-time Research, Canadian Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics; Sapienza University of Rome, Toronto; Rome.
During my philosophy and theology studies, I engaged in some scientific research as a visiting scientist at local institutions, spending up to a day a week on research activities.
  • 2011–13 & 2018–present: Canadian Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics
  • 2016–18: Experimental Cosmology Laboratory Group of Paolo de Bernardis, Sapienza University of Rome
2013–2015 Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of British Columbia, Vancouver.
Member of the Experimental Cosmology Group, working on the Canadian Hydrogen Intensity Mapping Experiment (CHIME) and the Atacama Cosmology Telescope (ACT/ACTpol): data acquisition hardware and software, field deployment and operations, data analysis. Supervisors: Mark Halpern and Gary Hinshaw.
2004–2009 Graduate Student, Princeton University, Princeton, N.J..
Doctoral work on the Atacama Cosmology Telescope (ACT): detector characterisation and fabrication, data acquisition hardware and software, telescope control software, field deployment and operations, data anaylsis. Supervisor: Lyman Page.
2002–2004 Undergraduate Student, University of Toronto, Toronto.
  • Senior thesis: ‘Probing Cosmic Topology using Correlations in the Cosmic Microwave Background Temperature Fluctuations’. Supervisors: J. Richard Bond & Carlo Contaldi (2003–2004).
  • NSERC Undergraduate Summer Research Awards: work on the Balloon-borne Large Aperture Sub-millimetre Telescope (2002, 2004; supervisor: Barth Netterfield) and at CERN, Geneva on the ATLAS experiment (2003; supervisors: Peter Krieger & Robert Orr).
Ministry
2018–2020 Various Ministries, St. Peter’s Parish, Toronto.
Service as a priest (prior to May 2019, as a deacon) at Sunday liturgies, including delivering sermons monthly; I also helped occasionally with other ministries in the church.
2015–2018 Various Venues, Direction of Spiritual Exercises, Rome.
Spiritual accompaniment, both in general and for individuals doing the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius in daily life.
  • In Summer 2016 I also spent a few weeks at the Centre Spirituel Vouela in Brazzaville, Congo helping with preaching and providing individual accompaniment during two eight-day retreats.
2013–2015 Various ministries, St. Mark’s Parish and Corpus Christi College, Vancouver.
Assisted at weekly meetings for the Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults at St. Mark’s (2014–15) and periodically helped lead service trips to a soup kitchen by Corpus Christi students.
Winter 2013 Catholic Students Chaplaincy, Ryerson University, Toronto.
Assisted the chaplaincy with weekly prayer gatherings.
2011–2012 Youth Ministry, Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, Toronto.
Co-coordinator of activities for the parish youth group.
2009–2011 Various Locations, Novitiate Placements.
  • African Jesuit AIDS Network, Nairobi, Kenya. Assisted with policy and publication work in the main office and also worked with partner programmes on the ground. (4.5 months)
  • Accueil Bonneau, Montréal. Weekly/semi-weekly volunteer at Accueil Bonneau, a centre for the homeless. (8 months)
  • St. Kevin’s Parish, Montréal. Sunday school instructor. (4 months)
  • L’Arche, Amos, Québec. Assistant with L’Arche, a community for adults with mental disabilities. (6 weeks)
Other Employment & Volunteer Work
Spring 2008 Volunteer Tutor, Princeton Student Volunteer Council, Trenton, NJ.
Weekly tutoring of students at ‘PiTSToP’, an after-school drop-in programme at Cadwalader Library, Trenton, NJ.
2002–2004 Web-tender, www.AfricaFiles.org, Toronto.
Part-time web-tender and technical consultant for www.AfricaFiles.org. Mix of paid and volunteered work.
2003–2004 Volunteer Tutor, Frontier College, Toronto.
Volunteered tutoring students at a weekly ‘Somali Homework Club’, Regent Park/Duke of York Public School
2000, 2001 Junior Web Programmer, Optium Digital Solutions, Toronto.
Employed for two consecutive summers.
  Professional Affiliations and Activities
2021– Literary Trustee, Estate of Bernard Lonergan.
2020– Adjunct Scholar, Vatican Observatory.
2017– Society of Catholic Scientists. Board Vice-Chairman of the Toronto Chapter since 2020.
2017–2020 Associate Scholar, Vatican Observatory.
  Membership in Scientific Collaborations
2020– Hydrogen Intensity and Real-Time Analysis eXperiment (HIRAX)
2017– Simons Observatory
2004– Atacama Cosmology Telescope (ACT)
2013–2015 Canadian Hydrogen Intensity Mapping Experiment (CHIME)
  Scholarships & Awards
2004–2008 Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) Postgraduate Scholarship holder.
2004 St. Michael’s College Gold Medal – highest cumulative GPA in sciences in graduating class of St. Michael’s College at the University of Toronto
2004 The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada Gold Medal – awarded by Toronto Centre to top graduating student from the Physics & Astrophysics programme at the University of Toronto.
2003 Walter John Helm Scholarship in Astronomy and Astrophysics (University of Toronto)
2003 E.G. Clarke Scholarship in Biblical Hebrew (University of Toronto)
2002 John Pounder Scholarship in Astronomy and Astrophysics (University of Toronto)
2000, 2002, 2003 University of Toronto Scholar
2000–2004 St. Michael’s College Foundation Admission Scholarship
2000 Toronto Catholic District School Board Student Achievement Award – highest final-year academic average (99.0%) in school board for 1999–2000 school year.
  Skills
Languages
  • Italian & French: advanced
  • Spanish: intermediate
  • Latin & Ancient Hebrew: intermediate reading
  • Classical Greek & Anglo Saxon: basic reading
Computing
  • Programming: C, C++, Fortran 77/90, python, bash
  • Web: HTML, CSS, PHP, ASP, JavaScript, jQuery
  • Firmware: past experience with FPGA (VHDL & Quartus II) and EEPROM software development.
  • Miscellaneous: LaTeX, SQL
Laboratory
  • Basic familiarity with analogue and digital electronics.
  • Some experience with micro-fabrication.
  • Basic machine shop skills.
  Professional Meetings and Talks
Conferences and Symposia
19 Mar. 2019 Invited paper, Templeton Symposium on Understanding Our Place in the Universe: Beyond the Legacy of Stephen Hawking, Jerusalem: ‘Fine Tuning and Divine Causality’.
8 July 2015 Invited paper, Creation out of Nothing Conference, University of Notre Dame: ‘What Does Physical Cosmology Say About Creation Ex Nihilo?’ (Presented in absentia.)
6 Oct. 2014 Talk, 24th annual Astronomical Data Analysis Software and Systems conference, Calgary: ‘Managing Hardware Configurations and Data Products for the Canadian Hydrogen Intensity Mapping Experiment’.
22 May 2014 Invited talk, IAS Workshop on New Perspectives in Cosmology, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology: ‘Wider, Deeper, Faster: Probing Fundamental Cosmology with Surveys by ACT and CHIME’. I was also a panelist for a discussion of current developments in observational cosmology.
10 Jan. 2014 Talk, URSI National Radio Science Meeting, Boulder, CO: ‘Overview of the Canadian Hydrogen Intensity Mapping Experiment (CHIME)’.
27 June 2008 Poster (7020-1P), SPIE Astronomical Instrumentation conference, Marseille: ‘The effects of the mechanical performance and alignment of the Atacama Cosmology Telescope on the sensitivity of microwave observations’.
Colloquia and Seminars
12 May 2022 Lunch Talk, Kavli Institute for Cosmological Physics, Chicago (short talk on journal article same title; via Zoom): ‘A high-resolution view of the filament of gas between Abell 399 and Abell 401 from the Atacama Cosmology Telescope and MUSTANG-2’
29 Sept. 2021 Department of Astronomy & Astrophysics Colloquium (internal speaker short talk series; via Zoom), University of Toronto: ‘A Cosmic Filament Illuminated by the Cosmic Microwave Background’
29 Nov. 2019 Jesuit History Research Group Seminar, University of Toronto: ‘The Vatican Observatory: From Early Modernity to Modern Research’
30 Nov. 2016 Institute of Space Astrophysics and Physical Cosmology (IASF) seminar, Bologna: ‘Measuring Cosmic Acceleration with the Canadian Hydrogen Intensity Mapping Experiment’.
13 Nov. 2015 Sapienza University of Rome astrophysics seminar: ‘Measuring Cosmic Acceleration with the Canadian Hydrogen Intensity Mapping Experiment (CHIME)’.
6 March 2015 National Optical Astronomy Observatory Friday Scientific Lunch Talk: ‘Measuring Cosmic Acceleration with the Canadian Hydrogen Intensity Mapping Experiment’.
29 Sept. 2014 University of British Columbia Astronomy Colloquium: ‘A Tour of the Atacama Cosmology Telescope’.
10 July 2014 Oxford University cosmology seminar: ‘Measuring Cosmic Acceleration with the Canadian Hydrogen Intensity Mapping Experiment (CHIME)’.
1 July 2014 Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics (Garching) cosmology seminar: ‘Measuring Cosmic Acceleration with the Canadian Hydrogen Intensity Mapping Experiment (CHIME)’.
22 Jan. 2014 Institute of Astrophysics, Pontifica Universidad Católica de Chile: ‘The Canadian Hydrogen Intensity Mapping Experiment (CHIME)’.
28 May 2009 Graduate School Leadership Council, Princeton University: ‘A Graduate Student’s Experience Working on the Atacama Cosmology Telescope’.
6 Mar. 2009 Princeton Gravity Group: ‘Small Angular Scale CMB Measurements from QUaD’.
23 May 2008 Princeton Gravity Group: ‘An Introduction to the Bullet Cluster’.
25 Mar. 2008 African Institute for Mathematical Sciences, Cape Town: ‘Probing the History of the Universe with the Atacama Cosmology Telescope’.
13 Jan. 2006 Princeton Gravity Group: ‘Liquid Mirror Telescopes: Technology and Applications’.
Leadership at Workshops
June 2014 Faculty assistant at the Vatican Observatory Summer School on ‘Galaxies: Near and Far, Young and Old’. I mentored students as they worked on the assigned research projects and provided technical and computational support for the school.
May 2011 Co-organiser and presenter at a week-long seminar on HIV/AIDS in Arusha, Tanzania for young men and women in religious life. Run by the African Jesuit AIDS Network.
Participation in Workshops
July 2014 Participated in the ‘Creation ex Nihilo’ workshop, Keble College, Oxford.
Jan. 2011 Attended the Workshop on HIV Prevention Among Youth in Nairobi, Kenya, organised by the African Jesuit AIDS Network.
Mar. 2008 Attended the 2008 PIRE Summer School, ‘Multiwavelength Views of the High Redshift Universe’, at the South African Astronomical Observatory, Cape Town.
Jan. 2006 Attended the Seventeenth Chris Engelbrecht Summer School in Theoretical Physics, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Topics: early universe, CMB anisotropies, large scale structure, compact objects.
  Outreach
Public Lectures
12 Aug. 2020 ‘Star Talk’ for the Astronomy and Space Exploration Society, Toronto (presented via Zoom): ‘How to Measure the Universe’s Oldest Light and What it Tells Us’
2 Oct. 2019 CWL Annual Lecture in Catholic Studies, St. Mary’s University, Calgary: ‘Do Faith and the Big Bang Collide? How Science, Philosophy and Theology Explain the Origins of the Universe’. Before the talk I also led a question-and-answer session with students on the question, ‘Is Science Good for the Soul?’
28 Nov. 2018 Presentation at St. Peter’s Church, Toronto: ‘Why Does the Vatican Have an Astronomical Observatory?’
19 Sept. 2017 Memorial University, St. John’s: ‘Big Bang Ex Nihilo’, sponsored by MUN Catholic Chaplaincy
20 Sept. 2017 Royal Astronomical Society of Canada, St. John’s Centre: ‘Looking at the Universe’s Oldest Light from the World’s Highest Telescopes’
24 Feb. 2014 Annual Campion Controversies Lecture, Campion College, University of Regina: ‘Knowledge, Belief and Faith’. Preceded by a talk for local high school students: ‘A Faith that Does Science’.
10 Oct. 2012 Talk at the Regis College’s weekly Collegium seminar: ‘An Introduction to Physical Cosmology’.
Presentations to Specific Groups
10 Oct. 2019 Lecture hosted by Regis College and Jesuits of Canada Offices of Advancement, Toronto: ‘Big Bang from Nothing? What Science and Faith Say About the Origin of the Universe’
12 Sept. 2018 Lecture for the Jesuit Contributions to Science series sponsored by the Jesuits of Canada Office of Advancement for invited donors, Toronto: ‘Jesuits & Astronomy’
11 May 2018 Cohosted visit to the Vatican Observatory by the St. Michael’s College Gilson Seminar and delivered lecture, Castel Gandalfo: ‘Big Bang ex Nihilo?’
5 Nov. 2014 St. Paul’s High School, Winnipeg: keynote speech for the annual Grade 10 Career Day.
13 May 2013 Guest lecture for Regis College Teacher Formation Program: ‘Ignatian Spirituality: An Introduction’.
3 May 2012 Talk at the York Catholic District School Board vocation promotion day: ‘A Faith that Does Science’.
Popular Articles
Adam D. Hincks, ‘Angelo Secchi, the Jesuit father of astrophysics’, America 219(3), 2018.
Adam D. Hincks, ‘The Joy of Science: Discovering beauty and truth in the universe’, America 215(1), 2016.
Adam D. Hincks, ‘Justified Reason: The Collaboration of Knowledge, Belief and Faith’, America 211(7), 2014.
Adam D. Hincks, ‘Particles of Faith: Seeking God in Small Things’, America 208(6), 2013.
Adam D. Hincks, ‘Wonders of the Universe: New Scientific Discoveries and Old Truths’, America 206(13), 2012.
  Academic Publications
Philosophy & Theology
Adam D. Hincks, ‘Beauty, Contemplation and the Fifth Level of Consciousness: The Transcendentals within an Intentionality Analysis’, Method: Journal of Lonergan Studies 10(2):57–83, 2021.
Adam D. Hincks, ‘What Does Physical Cosmology Say about Creation from Nothing?’ in Creation ex nihilo: Origins, Development, Contemporary Challenges, edited by Gary A. Anderson & Markus Bockmuehl, Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame Press, 2018.
Scientific Articles & Conference Proceedings
Papers are refereed journal articles, unless preceded by a superscript ‘c’ (conference proceedings) or ‘w’ (white papers), or ‘in preparation’.
Papers in which I had a leading role include my name in bold. For most other papers my coauthorship is based on contributions to the experiment that the results derive from or that the paper is about.
In Preparation M. Gatti et al., ‘Cross-correlation of DES Y3 lensing and ACT/Planck thermal Sunyaev Zel’dovich Effect I: Measurements, systematics tests, and feedback model constraints’, arXiv e-prints arXiv:2108.01600, 2021.
J. Colin Hill et al., ‘The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: Constraints on Pre-Recombination Early Dark Energy’, arXiv e-prints arXiv:2109.04451, 2021.
M. Lokken et al., ‘Superclustering with the Atacama Cosmology Telescope and Dark Energy Survey: I. Evidence for thermal energy anisotropy using oriented stacking’, arXiv e-prints arXiv:2107.05523, 2021.
Marius Lungu et al., ‘The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: Measurement and Analysis of 1D Beams for DR4’, arXiv e-prints arXiv:2112.12226, 2021.
S. Pandey et al., ‘Cross-correlation of DES Y3 lensing and ACT/Planck thermal Sunyaev Zel’dovich Effect II: Modeling and constraints on halo pressure profiles’, arXiv e-prints arXiv:2108.01601, 2021.
2022 wClarence L. Chang et al., ‘Snowmass2021 Cosmic Frontier: Cosmic Microwave Background Measurements White Paper’, arXiv e-prints arXiv:2203.07638, 2022.
Devin Crichton et al., ‘Hydrogen Intensity and Real-Time Analysis Experiment: 256-element array status and overview’, Journal of Astronomical Telescopes, Instruments, and Systems 8:011019, 2022.
Adam D. Hincks et al., ‘A high-resolution view of the filament of gas between Abell 399 and Abell 401 from the Atacama Cosmology Telescope and MUSTANG-2’, MNRAS 510(3):3335–3355, 2022.
Thomas W. Morris et al., ‘The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: Modeling bulk atmospheric motion’, Phys. Rev. D 105(4):042004, 2022.
2021 Omar Darwish et al., ‘The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: a CMB lensing mass map over 2100 square degrees of sky and its cross-correlation with BOSS-CMASS galaxies’, MNRAS 500(2):2250–2263, 2021.
Simon R. Dicker et al., ‘Observations of compact sources in galaxy clusters using MUSTANG2’, MNRAS 508(2):2600–2612, 2021.
M. Hilton et al., ‘The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: A Catalog of >4000 Sunyaev–Zel’dovich Galaxy Clusters’, ApJs 253(1):3, 2021.
Yunyang Li, Adam D. Hincks et al., ‘Constraining Cosmic Microwave Background Temperature Evolution With Sunyaev-Zel’Dovich Galaxy Clusters from the Atacama Cosmology Telescope’, ApJ 922(2):136, 2021.
Sigurd Naess et al., ‘The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: A Search for Planet 9’, ApJ 923(2):224, 2021.
2020 Simone Aiola et al., ‘The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: DR4 maps and cosmological parameters’, J. Cosmology Astropart. Phys. 2020(12):047, 2020.
wAdam D. Hincks et al., ‘NDRIO White Paper: Envisioning Digital Research Infrastructure for the Simons Observatory’, arXiv e-prints arXiv:2012.12205, 2020.
Steve K. Choi et al., ‘The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: a measurement of the Cosmic Microwave Background power spectra at 98 and 150 GHz’, J. Cosmology Astropart. Phys. 2020(12):045, 2020.
Megan B. Gralla et al., ‘Atacama Cosmology Telescope: Dusty Star-forming Galaxies and Active Galactic Nuclei in the Equatorial Survey’, ApJ 893(2):104, 2020.
cBrian J. Koopman et al., ‘The Simons Observatory: overview of data acquisition, control, monitoring, and computer infrastructure’, in Software and Cyberinfrastructure for Astronomy VI, edited by Juan C. Guzman & Jorge Ibsen, volume 11452, 35 – 53, International Society for Optics and Photonics, SPIE, 2020.
Mathew S. Madhavacheril et al., ‘Atacama Cosmology Telescope: Component-separated maps of CMB temperature and the thermal Sunyaev-Zel’dovich effect’, Phys. Rev. D 102(2):023534, 2020.
Sigurd Naess et al., ‘The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: arcminute-resolution maps of 18 000 square degrees of the microwave sky from ACT 2008–2018 data combined with Planck’, J. Cosmology Astropart. Phys. 2020(12):046, 2020.
Toshiya Namikawa et al., ‘Atacama Cosmology Telescope: Constraints on cosmic birefringence’, Phys. Rev. D 101(8):083527, 2020.
2019 Peter Ade et al., ‘The Simons Observatory: science goals and forecasts’, J. Cosmology Astropart. Phys. 2019(2):056, 2019.
wElia Stefano Battistelli et al., ‘Sunyaev Zel’dovich study of filamentary structures between galaxy clusters’, BAAS 51(3):208, 2019.
Rahul Datta et al., ‘The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: two-season ACTPol extragalactic point sources and their polarization properties’, MNRAS 486(4):5239–5262, 2019.
wAdrian Lee et al., ‘The Simons Observatory’, in Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society, volume 51, 147, 2019.
Hironao Miyatake et al., ‘Weak-lensing Mass Calibration of ACTPol Sunyaev-Zel’dovich Clusters with the Hyper Suprime-Cam Survey’, ApJ 875(1):63, 2019.
2018 William R. Coulton et al., ‘Non-Gaussianity of secondary anisotropies from ACTPol and Planck’, J. Cosmology Astropart. Phys. 2018(9):022, 2018.
Matt Hilton et al., ‘The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: The Two-season ACTPol Sunyaev-Zel’dovich Effect Selected Cluster Catalog’, ApJs 235(1):20, 2018.
2017 M. Amiri et al., ‘Limits on the Ultra-bright Fast Radio Burst Population from the CHIME Pathfinder’, ApJ 844(2):161, 2017.
Erminia Calabrese et al., ‘Cosmological parameters from pre-Planck CMB measurements: A 2017 update’, Phys. Rev. D 95(6):063525, 2017.
F. De Bernardis et al., ‘Detection of the pairwise kinematic Sunyaev-Zel’dovich effect with BOSS DR11 and the Atacama Cosmology Telescope’, J. Cosmology Astropart. Phys. 2017(3):008, 2017.
Thibaut Louis et al., ‘The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: two-season ACTPol spectra and parameters’, J. Cosmology Astropart. Phys. 2017(6):031, 2017.
Blake D. Sherwin et al., ‘Two-season Atacama Cosmology Telescope polarimeter lensing power spectrum’, Phys. Rev. D 95(12):123529, 2017.
T. Su et al., ‘On the redshift distribution and physical properties of ACT-selected DSFGs’, MNRAS 464(1):968–984, 2017.
2016 N. Battaglia et al., ‘Weak-lensing mass calibration of the Atacama Cosmology Telescope equatorial Sunyaev-Zeldovich cluster sample with the Canada-France-Hawaii telescope stripe 82 survey’, J. Cosmology Astropart. Phys. 2016(8):013, 2016.
cPhilippe Berger et al., ‘Holographic beam mapping of the CHIME pathfinder array’, in Ground-based and Airborne Telescopes VI, edited by Helen J. Hall, Roberto Gilmozzi & Heather K. Marshall, volume 9906 of Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE) Conference Series, 99060D, 2016.
Devin Crichton et al., ‘Evidence for the thermal Sunyaev-Zel’dovich effect associated with quasar feedback’, MNRAS 458(2):1478–1492, 2016.
S. W. Henderson et al., ‘Advanced ACTPol Cryogenic Detector Arrays and Readout’, Journal of Low Temperature Physics 184(3-4):772–779, 2016.
K. Knowles et al., ‘A giant radio halo in a low-mass SZ-selected galaxy cluster: ACT-CL J0256.5+0006’, MNRAS 459(4):4240–4258, 2016.
Emmanuel Schaan et al., ‘Evidence for the kinematic Sunyaev-Zel’dovich effect with the Atacama Cosmology Telescope and velocity reconstruction from the Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey’, Phys. Rev. D 93(8):082002, 2016.
Cristóbal Sifón et al., ‘The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: dynamical masses for 44 SZ-selected galaxy clusters over 755 square degrees’, MNRAS 461(1):248–270, 2016.
R. J. Thornton et al., ‘The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: The Polarization-sensitive ACTPol Instrument’, ApJs 227(2):21, 2016.
2015 K. N. Abazajian et al., ‘Inflation physics from the cosmic microwave background and large scale structure’, Astroparticle Physics 63:55–65, 2015.
K. N. Abazajian et al., ‘Neutrino physics from the cosmic microwave background and large scale structure’, Astroparticle Physics 63:66–80, 2015.
Rupert Allison et al., ‘The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: measuring radio galaxy bias through cross-correlation with lensing’, MNRAS 451(1):849–858, 2015.
cNolan Denman et al., ‘A GPU-based Correlator X-engine Implemented on the CHIME Pathfinder’, in 2015 IEEE 26th International Conference on Application-specific Systems, Architectures and Processors, 35–40, 2015.
Nick Hand et al., ‘First measurement of the cross-correlation of CMB lensing and galaxy lensing’, Phys. Rev. D 91(6):062001, 2015.
cA. D. Hincks, J. R. Shaw & Chime Collaboration, ‘Managing Hardware Configurations and Data Products for the Canadian Hydrogen Intensity Mapping Experiment’, in Astronomical Data Analysis Software an Systems XXIV (ADASS XXIV), edited by A. R. Taylor & E. Rosolowsky, volume 495 of Astronomical Society of the Pacific Conference Series, 523, 2015.
Brian Kirk et al., ‘SALT spectroscopic observations of galaxy clusters detected by ACT and a type II quasar hosted by a brightest cluster galaxy’, MNRAS 449(4):4010–4026, 2015.
Robert R. Lindner et al., ‘The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: The LABOCA/ACT Survey of Clusters at All Redshifts’, ApJ 803(2):79, 2015.
Mathew Madhavacheril et al., ‘Evidence of Lensing of the Cosmic Microwave Background by Dark Matter Halos’, Phys. Rev. Lett. 114(15):151302, 2015.
K. Masui et al., ‘A compression scheme for radio data in high performance computing’, Astronomy and Computing 12:181–190, 2015.
cAndre Recnik et al., ‘An Efficient Real-time Data Pipeline for the CHIME Pathfinder Radio Telescope X-Engine’, in 2015 IEEE 26th International Conference on Application-specific Systems, Architectures and Processors, 57–61, 2015.
Alexander van Engelen et al., ‘The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: Lensing of CMB Temperature and Polarization Derived from Cosmic Infrared Background Cross-correlation’, ApJ 808(1):7, 2015.
2014 cKevin Bandura et al., ‘Canadian Hydrogen Intensity Mapping Experiment (CHIME) pathfinder’, in Ground-based and Airborne Telescopes V, edited by Larry M. Stepp, Roberto Gilmozzi & Helen J. Hall, volume 9145 of Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE) Conference Series, 914522, 2014.
Sudeep Das et al., ‘The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: temperature and gravitational lensing power spectrum measurements from three seasons of data’, J. Cosmology Astropart. Phys. 2014(4):014, 2014.
cE. Grace et al., ‘ACTPol: on-sky performance and characterization’, in Millimeter, Submillimeter, and Far-Infrared Detectors and Instrumentation for Astronomy VII, edited by Wayne S. Holland & Jonas Zmuidzinas, volume 9153 of Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE) Conference Series, 915310, 2014.
Megan B. Gralla et al., ‘A measurement of the millimetre emission and the Sunyaev-Zel’dovich effect associated with low-frequency radio sources’, MNRAS 445(1):460–478, 2014.
Thibaut Louis et al., ‘The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: cross correlation with Planck maps’, J. Cosmology Astropart. Phys. 2014(7):016, 2014.
Danica Marsden et al., ‘The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: dusty star-forming galaxies and active galactic nuclei in the Southern survey’, MNRAS 439(2):1556–1574, 2014.
Sigurd Naess et al., ‘The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: CMB polarization at 200 < l < 9000’, J. Cosmology Astropart. Phys. 2014(10):007, 2014.
cLaura B. Newburgh et al., ‘Calibrating CHIME: a new radio interferometer to probe dark energy’, in Ground-based and Airborne Telescopes V, edited by Larry M. Stepp, Roberto Gilmozzi & Helen J. Hall, volume 9145 of Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE) Conference Series, 91454V, 2014.
2013 Erminia Calabrese et al., ‘Cosmological parameters from pre-planck cosmic microwave background measurements’, Phys. Rev. D 87(10):103012, 2013.
J. Dunkley et al., ‘The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: likelihood for small-scale CMB data’, J. Cosmology Astropart. Phys. 2013(7):025, 2013.
Rolando Dünner et al., ‘The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: Data Characterization and Mapmaking’, ApJ 762(1):10, 2013.
Matthew Hasselfield et al., ‘The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: Beam Measurements and the Microwave Brightness Temperatures of Uranus and Saturn’, ApJs 209(1):17, 2013.
Matthew Hasselfield et al., ‘The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: Sunyaev-Zel’dovich selected galaxy clusters at 148 GHz from three seasons of data’, J. Cosmology Astropart. Phys. 2013(7):008, 2013.
Matt Hilton et al., ‘The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: the stellar content of galaxy clusters selected using the Sunyaev-Zel’dovich effect’, MNRAS 435(4):3469–3480, 2013.
Adam D. Hincks, Amir Hajian & Graeme E. Addison, ‘A high-significance measurement of correlation between unresolved IRAS sources and optically-selected galaxy clusters’, J. Cosmology Astropart. Phys. 2013(5):004, 2013.
Felipe Menanteau et al., ‘The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: Physical Properties of Sunyaev-Zel’dovich Effect Clusters on the Celestial Equator’, ApJ 765(1):67, 2013.
Hironao Miyatake et al., ‘Subaru weak lensing measurement of a z = 0.81 cluster discovered by the Atacama Cosmology Telescope Survey’, MNRAS 429(4):3627–3644, 2013.
Neelima Sehgal et al., ‘The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: Relation between Galaxy Cluster Optical Richness and Sunyaev-Zel’dovich Effect’, ApJ 767(1):38, 2013.
Jonathan L. Sievers et al., ‘The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: cosmological parameters from three seasons of data’, J. Cosmology Astropart. Phys. 2013(10):060, 2013.
Cristóbal Sifón et al., ‘The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: Dynamical Masses and Scaling Relations for a Sample of Massive Sunyaev-Zel’dovich Effect Selected Galaxy Clusters’, ApJ 772(1):25, 2013.
2012 Graeme E. Addison et al., ‘Power-law Template for Infrared Point-source Clustering’, ApJ 752(2):120, 2012.
Amir Hajian et al., ‘Correlations in the (Sub)millimeter Background from ACT × BLAST’, ApJ 744(1):40, 2012.
Nick Hand et al., ‘Evidence of Galaxy Cluster Motions with the Kinematic Sunyaev-Zel’dovich Effect’, Phys. Rev. Lett. 109(4):041101, 2012.
Renée Hlozek et al., ‘The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: A Measurement of the Primordial Power Spectrum’, ApJ 749(1):90, 2012.
Felipe Menanteau et al., ‘The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: ACT-CL J0102-4915 ‘‘El Gordo,’’ a Massive Merging Cluster at Redshift 0.87’, ApJ 748(1):7, 2012.
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