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The first release of the AKARI-FIS Bright Source Catalogue

Yamamura, I.; Makiuti, S.; Ikeda, N.; Fukuda, Y.; Yamauchi, C.; Hasegawa, S.; Nakagawa, T.; Narumi, H.; Baba, H.; Takagi, T.; Jeong, W.-S.; Oh, S. H.; Lee, H. M.; Savage, R.; Rahman, N.; Thomson, M.; Oliver, S.; Figueredo, E.; Serjeant, S.; White, G. J.; Pearson, C. P.; Wang, L.; Rowan-Robinson, M.; Kester, Do; van der Wolk, G.; Barthel, P.; Salama, A.; Alfageme, C.; García-Lario, P.; Stephenson, C.; Cohen, M. and Mueller, T. G. (2009). The first release of the AKARI-FIS Bright Source Catalogue. AIP Conference Proceedings, 1158(1) pp. 169–170.

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The infrared astronomy satellite AKARI has made all-sky surveys at six wavelength bands (9, 18 µm with the Infrared Camera (IRC), 65, 90, 140, and 160 µm with the Far-Infrared Surveyor (FIS)). The first version of the FIS Bright Source Catalogue (β−1) has been provided to the AKARI science team for initial astronomical analyses. The catalogue will be made public in Autumn 2009 after further revisions. The IRC point source catalogue is in parallel preparation.

Item Type: Journal Article
Copyright Holders: 2009 American Institute of Physics
ISSN: 1551-7616
Extra Information: EXOPLANETS AND DISKS: THEIR FORMATION AND DIVERSITY: Proceedings of the International Conference

Kailua-Kona (Hawaii), 9–12 March 2009
ISBN: 978-0-7354-0695-7

Editor(s): Tomonori Usuda, Motohide Tamura, Miki Ishii
Keywords: sky surveys; astronomical instruments; galaxies
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Physical Sciences
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Earth, Planetary, Space and Astronomical Research (CEPSAR)
Item ID: 24913
Depositing User: Ann McAloon
Date Deposited: 29 Nov 2010 10:30
Last Modified: 28 Nov 2016 14:15
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