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Supernova Legacy Survey

(SNLS)
(detect and monitor supernovae to measure the effects of dark energy)

The Supernova Legacy Survey (SNLS) was an astronomical survey to identify and monitor high-redshift supernovae, to study the effects of dark energy. Observations were carried out between 2003 and 2008 using the MegaCam imager of the Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope (CFHT).


(survey,supernovae,cosmology,past)
Further reading:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Supernova_Legacy_Survey
http://irfu.cea.fr/en/Phocea/Vie_des_labos/Ast/ast_technique.php?id_ast=2289
https://ui.adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2005ASPC..339...60P/abstract
https://ui.adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2005ASPC..342..466S/abstract
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SNLSSNLS-03D1aw 

Referenced by pages:
Pantheon
supernova survey

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