3-10 August 2016
Chicago IL USA
US/Central timezone
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Sprectrophotometric Calibrations for the Dark Energy Survey

Aug 6, 2016, 6:00 PM
Riverwalk A/B

Riverwalk A/B

Poster Astro-particle Physics and Cosmology Poster Session


William Wester


The DECal spectrophotometric calibration system is in use by the Dark Energy Survey to measure the total system throughput of the Blanco telescope and DECam camera. This system will be described along with observations of CALSPEC standard stars that are used to set the absolute flux scale for the survey.

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William Wester

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