Richard Kron from e University of Chicago and Fermilab was appointed e new Director of e Dark Energy Survey in ober . He leads e Project/Collaboration Office, which oversees all aspects of e Project and Collaboration. Collaboration Meeting Steering Committee: Adam A. Executive Committee. Dark Energy Survey Collaboration Meeting . e meeting was held at e University of Pennsylvania, on e 17-21. anks to everyone for making e meeting a big success! Dark Energy Science Collaboration. For e first ten years of operation, Vera C. Rubin Observatory will perform e Rubin Observatory Legacy Survey of Space and Time (LSST), using e 3.2 Gigapixel Rubin Observatory LSST Camera and e 8.4-m Simonyi Survey Telescope. Rubin Observatory is under construction by e US National Science Foundation and e US Department of Energy. 153 rows · First Last Affiliation Susmita Adhikari Stanford University Michel Aguena Linea Alex Alarcon . Dark energy is one of e biggest puzzles in physics and e Dark Energy Survey will explore new territory wi four independent measurements, said Kavli Institute of Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology researcher Risa Wechsler, who chairs e science program for is week's collaboration meeting. e physicists will observe dark energy by determining e distances to super ae, e . e DESI Survey will be conducted on e all 4-meter telescope at Kitt Peak National Observatory starting in . DESI is supported by e Department of Energy Office of Science to perform is Stage IV dark energy measurement using baryon acoustic oscillations and o er techniques at rely on spectroscopic measurements. e Dark Energy Survey (DES) is a visible and near- infrared survey at aims to probe e dynamics of e expansion of e Universe and e grow of large-scale structure. e collaboration is composed of research institutions and universities from e United States, Australia, Brazil, e United Kingdom, Germany, Spain, and Switzerland. Dark Energy Survey ember collaboration meeting Cambridge 12 ember - 16 ember Welcome to e DES ember collaboration meeting at e Institute of Astronomy, University of Cambridge. 31, ·. 31, 2:00 pm. Speaker: Alexandra Amon, Stanford. Abstract: I will present e current status of e cosmological weak lensing analysis from e Dark Energy Survey (DES) using its first ree years of data, taken using e Dark Energy Camera on e 4m Blanco telescope at CTIO. Reception. Monday 5:30-8pm @ e Penn Museum (3260 Sou St.). ere will be food (heavy appetizers) and drinks (cash bar, wi two free drinks tickets included wi your name tag).. e event will be in e Chinese Rotunda and Egyptian Mummy Gallery, and we will have exclusive access to e exhibits in ese galleries and more roughout e event.. ere will be a staffed coat/bag check. 08, · e final day of data-taking for e Dark Energy Survey is . 9. Photo: Fermilab. After scanning in dep about a quarter of e sou ern skies for six years and cataloguing hundreds of millions of distant galaxies, e Dark Energy Survey (DES) will finish taking data tomorrow, on . 9. e survey is an international collaboration at began mapping a 5,000-square-degree area of e sky . A project of e Dark Energy Survey collaboration. For e suspect galaxies in DES data, we have entire astrophysical profiles – shape, size, brightness, distance from Ear – ready for comparison: we share is data wi o er GRB detectives, who continue e search, trying to catch e bursters. You can find e registration for e meeting here. You will need to create an Iris account to proceed. Registration is now closed! You will also be asked to abide by e DES Statement on Collaboration Culture, E ics, Inclusivity, and Diversity. e price for e registration is US $250 for senior scientists, and US $200 for early-career scientists. 27, · e Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST) Dark Energy Science Collaboration (DESC) will prepare for and carry out a variety of cosmological analyses wi e LSST survey. 03, · Science contact. Josh Frieman, Director, Dark Energy Survey, Fermilab, [email protected], 847-274-0429 Gary Bernstein, Dark Energy Survey Project Scientist, University of Pennsylvania, [email protected], 215-573-6252 Scott Dodelson, Dark Energy Survey Science Committee co-chair, Fermilab and University of Chicago, [email protected], 847-764-9185. You can ask for e U Penn rate when you call, and let em know you are attending e Dark Energy Survey Collaboration Conference. e following hotels have also been used by our visitors in e past and appear to have reasonable rooms at is time: Club Quarters, e Study and e Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square. Dark Energy Survey (DES) collaboration, announced at e 221st meeting of e American Astronomical Society in Long Beach, California, at e team is . DESI: e Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument Collaboration Meeting ch 9-13, in Tucson, Arizona e DESI Collaboration is invited to Tucson, AZ for a workshop where we will discuss e current state of e DESI instrument, analyze data from DESI commissioning and Survey Validation observing, and prepare for e science surveys. e workshop will be held [ ]. e Dark Energy Survey International Collaboration Meeting April 23-25, 2008. Wednesday, April 23 (technical day) Report from e Integration and Installation Meeting: Abbott: 15:30-16:00: Report from e Front End Electronics Meeting: Schmidt/T. Shaw: DES Super a Survey: Goals & Strategy: riner: :30-:45: Frieman/Lahav. e Dark Energy Survey International Collaboration Meeting April 23-25, 2008. To be held in La Serena, Chile at e La Serena Club Resort Hotel. Dates: April 17-25, 2008 April 17-18: Front End Electronics Meeting April 21-22: Integration Meeting April 23: Plenary Technical Day Reports from recent DES meetings Parallel Sessions for Science. e Dark Energy Survey is a collaboration of more an 400 scientists from 26 institutions in seven countries. Its pri y instrument is e 570-megapixel Dark Energy Camera, one of e most powerful in existence, which is able to capture digital images of light from galaxies eight billion light years from Ear. e Dark Energy Survey International Collaboration Meeting April 23-25, 2008 TRAVELING TO SANTIAGO. If you have not travelled to Chile before, you want to read up on ese Travel Tips & Tricks.. e following airlines are known to travel internationally to Santiago Chile. Credit: Dark Energy Survey Collaboration e DES officially begun in , uses e four-meter Victor M. Blanco Telescope at e Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory in Chile. 03, · Menlo Park, Calif. — Astrophysicists have a fairly accurate understanding of how e universe ages: at’s e conclusion of new results from e Dark Energy Survey (DES), a large international science collaboration, including researchers from e Department of Energy’s SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, at put models of cosmic structure formation and evolution to e . e results of e Dark Energy Survey show how dark matter is distributed across e galaxy. at e University of Chicago and e DES collaboration. at a meeting of e American Physical. 04, · ese results and o ers from e first year of e Dark Energy Survey will be released today online and announced during a talk by Daniel Gruen, NASA Einstein fellow at e Kavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology at DOE’s SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, at 5 p.m. Central time. e talk is part of e APS Division of Particles and Fields meeting at Fermilab and will be. Member of Dark Energy Survey (DES) outreach working group, -. AI Grant reviewer, -. Cluster Seminar Organizer, University of Michigan, -. ELI/SLC Co-mentor, University of Michigan, Winter & Winter . Member of Local Organization Committee for DES (Dark Energy Survey) Collaboration Meeting, University of Michigan. On 11 and 18, e Dark Energy Survey took exquisite data of all of our super a fields – e regions of sky selected specifically to look for exploding stars. It was clearer an any ing we’d seen previously. e video above is from a night early in is season, when e wea er was also extremely good (but only for a few days). KICP Workshop, SCAM-: SNIa-Cosmology Analysis Meeting (organizer) KICP Seminar, Preliminary Cosmology Results from e Dark Energy Survey Super a Program KICP Workshop, DES Collaboration Meeting (organizer) KICP Workshop, Photometric Classification of SNIA (organizer) KICP Event, World Science Festival Live Stream viewing and discussion: To Infinity and Beyond: e . Research Field: Structures in e Universe DES Website e Dark Energy Survey (DES) is an international, collaborative effort to map hundreds of millions of galaxies, detect ousands of super ae, and find patterns of cosmic structure at will reveal e nature of e mysterious dark energy at is accelerating e expansion of our Universe. e Dark Energy Survey International Collaboration Meeting April 23-25, 2008 Travel Tips & Tricks. For ALL travelers: Make sure you have ample connection time on arriving into Chile before departing to La Serena. You will need 2.5-3 hours to pay you reciprocity fee, clear immigration and customs, re-check your bags at e LAN counter, and make it to your gate (al ough it is a small and easily. e Legacy Survey of Space and Time Corporation. About Dark Energy Science Collaboration Hack Week User Login. ose who have attended hack days at e end of collaboration meetings already know is is a fun and productive way to accomplish DESC-related work. It is hoped is hack week will enable somewhat longer or more ambitious. 29, · DES Cluster Finder Comparison Meeting 22-24, 2008 16 participants. e Dark Energy Survey International Collaboration Meeting ember 7- 9, 2008 0 participants. e Dark Energy Survey LSS Mini Workshop ember 9-, 2008 19 participants. el Searches for Dark Matter Workshop ember 17-19, 2008 24 participants. Dark Energy Survey Collaboration Meeting ember 11-13, 2006. Astronomy & Astrophysics Department. Registration Information: Agenda: Uploaded Talks and Fine-scale Agenda: Participants: Accomodation: Travel & Maps Chicago: e meeting. 09, · e grant will help me create a small group of doral students and a postdoral researcher and will fund travel to collaboration meetings and workshops for our group, Samushia said. Dark Energy Spectroscopic Survey is an international collaboration wi ousands of members across e globe, and we are happy at we have an opportunity. Apr 17, · is week, scientists wi e Dark Energy Survey (DES) collaboration released e first in a series of detailed maps charting e distribution of dark matter inferred from its gravitational effects. February 26- ch 2 LSST Telescope and Site Subsystem Meeting, Tucson, AZ. February 6-9 Dark Energy Science Collaboration Meeting / Hack Day, SLAC, CA. February 5 Dark Energy School, SLAC, CA. uary LSST Town Hall at AAS 231, 7:30 p.m. uary 8-12 American Astronomical Society 231st Meeting, National Harbor, MD. e 12, - Monday. 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM: Continental Breakfast: 9:00 AM - :30 AM: Plenary session ERC 161: :30 AM - 11:00 AM. 27, · Image Across e world and up all night. For e last week, detectives from e Dark Energy Survey have been coordinating across four continents to bring to light more evidence of how e fabric of spacetime is stretching and evolving.. In Sus, England, over 0 detectives met to discuss e current state and e future of e Survey at is conducted at e Blanco telescope, located at. Images from e Dark Energy Camera before (left) and after (right) a super a explosion in a galaxy about 2 billion light-years away. e Dark Energy Survey (DES) collaboration has captured images of 176 star explosions, called super ae, including 16 at occurred far er an 7 billion light-years away and when e universe was only about half as old as it is today. A new type of CCD. New results from e Dark Energy Survey (DES) reveal e most accurate measurement of dark matter structure in e universe, and support e view at dark matter and dark energy make up most of e cosmos. Imagine planting a single seed and, wi great precision, being able to predict e exact height of e tree at grows from it. e photos were released t. 12 by e Dark Energy Survey Collaboration, operators of e 570-megapixel Dark Energy Camera, e most powerful astronomical imager ever built. It works like o er. LSST Dark Energy School. Eight Dark Energy Schools have been held to date as part of LSST DESC meetings. Below you will find (most of) e materials used for e lessons presented at ese schools – slides, activities, resources – as well as YouTube videos . Apr 25, · Dark Energy Survey scientists investigated e cosmic web of galaxies at least as big as e Milky Way — as well as e surrounding hidden clumps of dark matter. ey presented eir research findings on April 17 at a meeting of e American Physical Society in Salt Lake City. Registration. Registration is necessary to participate in e DES meeting. Please use our on-line registration forms to register. NO REGISTRATION FEE is charged. e Dark Energy Survey reveals e most accurate measurement of dark matter structure in e universe. and e tree as e universe e way it looks now, you have an idea of what e Dark Energy Survey (DES) collaboration has just done. In a presentation today at e American Physical Society Division of Particles and Fields meeting at e.