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2018


  • CCAT-prime: Science with an Ultra-widefield Submillimeter Observatory at Cerro Chajnantor
    Stacey, G.J. et al., 2018 [arXiv]
     
  • Prime-Cam: A first-light instrument for the CCAT-prime telescope
    Vavagiakis, E.M. et al., 2018 [arXiv]
     
  • CCAT-prime: a novel telescope for submillimeter astronomy
    Parshley, S.C. et al., 2018 [arXiv]
     
  • The optical design of the six-meter CCAT-prime and Simons Observatory telescopes
    Parshley, S.C. et al., 2018 [arXiv]

2017


  • Line-Intensity Mapping: 2017 Status Report
    Kovetz, E.D. et al., 2017 [arXiv]
     
  • Planck's view on the spectrum of the Sunyaev-Zeldovich effect
    Erler, J., Basu, K., Chluba, J., Bertoldi, F., 2017 [arXiv]
     
  • Optimizing measurements of cluster velocities and temperatures for CCAT-prime and future surveys
    Mittal, A., de Bernardis, F., Niemack, M.D., 2017 [arXiv]

2016


  • Designs for a large-aperture telescope to map the CMB 10x faster
    Niemack, M.D., Applied Optics, Vol. 55(7), pp. 1688-1696, 2016 [OSA Publishing]
     
  • The CCAT 25m-class Submillimeter Telescope
    Fich, M. and CCAT Team, American Astronomical Society Meeting #227, id. 146.03 [ADS]
     
  • The CCAT Observatory: Science and Facility
    Stacey, G.J., Bertoldi, F., Magnelli, B., Stutzki, J., Schilke, P., Glenn, J., Bally, J., Giovanelli, R., Riechers, D., Karim, A., and Plume, R., Conditions and Impact of Star Formation, Edited by R. Simon, R. Schaaf and J. Stutzki, EAS Publications Series, Vol. 75-76, 2016, pp. 419-425 [ADS]

2015


  • The CCAT 25m-class Submillimeter Telescope
    Riechers, D., Fich, M., Haynes, M., Herter, T., Murray, N., Schilke, P., Stutzki, J., and Zivick, J., IAU General Assembly Meeting #29, 2015, #2255781 [ADS]
     
  • A New HDF5 Based Raw Data Model for CCAT
    Schaaf, R., Brazier, A., Jenness, T., Nikola, T., and Shepherd, M., Astronomical Data Analysis Software and Systems XXIV conference proceedings, 2015, p. 543 (ASP Conf Ser) [ADS]
     
  • Map-making for Large-Format Detector Arrays on CCAT
    Marsden, G., Jenness, T., and Scott, D., Astronomical Data Analysis Software and Systems XXIV conference proceedings, 2015, p. 293 (ASP Conf Ser) [ADS]
     
  • Constraining the intra-cluster pressure profile from the thermal SZ power spectrum
    Ramos-Ceja, M., Basu, K., Pacaud, F., and Bertoldi, F., 2015, Astronomy & Astrophysics, Vol. 583, id. A111 [ADS]
     

2014


  • Cerro Chajnantor Atacama Telescope (CCAT)
    ANSYS Advantage Staff, ANSYS Advantage, Vol. VIII, Issue 1, 2014 [reprint]
     
  • Transient Alert Follow-up Planned for CCAT
    Jenness, T., Proceedings of Hot-Wiring the Transient Universe 3 [arXiv]
     
  • The CCAT Software System
    Jenness, T., Brazier, A., Edwards, K., Marsden, G., Nikola, T., Ossenkopf, V., Padin, S., Sayers, J., Schaaf, R., and Shepherd, M., 2014, Astronomical Data Analysis Software and Systems XXXIII conference proceedings (ASP Conf Ser) [arXiv]
     
  • Search for [C II] Emission in z = 6.5-11 Star-forming Galaxies
    González-López, J., Riechers, D., Decarli, R., Walter, F., Vallini, L., Neri, R., Bertoldi, F., Bolatto, A., Carilli, C., Cox, P., da Cunha, E., Ferrara, A., Gallerani, S., Infante, L., 2014, ApJ, Vol. 784, Issue 2, article id. 99 [ADS]
     
  • A quasioptical steering system for the CCAT/XSPEC submillimeter multi-object spectrometer
    Chapman, S., Tikhomirov, A., Bradford, C., and Hailey-Dunsheath, S., 2014, SPIE Astronomical Telescopes and Instrumentation conference proceedings, Vol. 9153, id. 915320 [ADS]
     
  • An overview of the planned CCAT software system
    Jenness, T., Shepherd, M., Schaaf, R., Sayers, J., Ossenkopf, V., Nikola, T., Marsden, G., Higgins, R., Edwards, K., and Brazier, A., 2014, SPIE Astronomical Telescopes and Instrumentation conference proceedings, Vol. 9152, id. 91522W [ADS]
     
  • CCAT mount control using de-convolution for fast scans
    Thompson, P. and Padin, S., 2014, SPIE Astronomical Telescopes and Instrumentation conference proceedings, Vol. 9145, id. 91451P [ADS]
     
  • Finite element analyses of CCAT preliminary design
    Sarawit, A. and Kan, F., 2014, SPIE Astronomical Telescopes and Instrumentation conference proceedings, Vol. 9145, id. 914521 [ADS]
     
  • Preliminary design of the wavefront front sensor for CCAT
    Naylor, D., Gom, G., Leclerc, M., Legro, M., Padin, S., and Serabyn, E., 2014, SPIE Astronomical Telescopes and Instrumentation conference proceedings, Vol. 9153, id. 915326 [ADS]
     
  • The opto-cryo-mechanical design of the short wavelength camera for the CCAT Observatory
    Parshley, A., Adams, J., Nikola, T., and Stacey, G., 2014, SPIE Astronomical Telescopes and Instrumentation conference proceedings, Vol. 9153, id. 91532A [ADS]
     
  • Antireflection coatings for submillimeter silicon lenses
    Wheeler, J., Koopman, B., Gallardo, P., Maloney, P., Brugger, S., Cortes-Medellin, G., Datta, R., Dowell, D., Glenn, J., Golwala, S., McKenney, C., McMahon, J., Munson, C., Niemack, M., Parshley, S., and Stacey, G., 2014, SPIE Astronomical Telescopes and Instrumentation conference proceedings, Vol. 9153, id. 91532Z [ADS]
     
  • Submillimeter Surveys with CCAT and Synergies with the TMT
    Carpenter, J., 2014, TMT in the Astronomical Landscape of the 2020s, Thirty Meter Telescope Science Forum, id. 59 [ADS]

  • The CCAT Project
    Jenness, T., CCAT Consortium, 2014, TMT in the Astronomical Landscape of the 2020s, Thirty Meter Telescope Science Forum, id. 8 [ADS]

  • X-Spec: a multi-object trans-millimeter-wave spectrometer for CCAT
    Bradford, C., Hailey-Dunsheath, S., Shirokoff, E., Hollister, M., McKenney, C., LeDuc, H., Reck, T., Chapman, S., Tikhomirov, A., Nikola, T., and Zmuidzinas, J., 2014, SPIE Astronomical Telescopes and Instrumentation conference proceedings, Vol. 9153, id. 91531Y [ADS]

  • SWCam: the short wavelength camera for the CCAT Observatory
    Stacey, G., Parshley, S., Nikola, T., Cortes-Medellin, G., Schoenwald, J., Rajagopalan, G., Niemack, M., Jenness, T., Gallardo, P., Koopman, B., Dowell, C., Day, P., Hollister, M., Kovacs, A., LeDuc, H., McKenney, C., Monroe, R., Yoshida, H., Zmuidzinas, J., Swenson, L., Radford, S., Nguyen, H., Mroczkowski, A., Glenn, J., Wheeler, J., Maloney, P., Brugger, S., Adams, J., Bertoldi, F., Schaaf, R., Halpern, M., Scott, D., Marsden, G., Sayers, J., Chapman, S., and Vieira, J., 2014, SPIE Astronomical Telescopes and Instrumentation conference proceedings, Vol. 9153, id. 91530L [ADS]
     

2013


  • A Herschel Study of D/H in Water in the Jupiter-family Comet 45P/Honda-Mrkos-Pajdušaková and Prospects for D/H Measurements with CCAT
    Lis, D. C., Biver, N., Bockelée-Morvan, D., Hartogh, P., Bergin, E. A., Blake, G. A., Crovisier, J., de Val-Borro, M., Jehin, E., Küppers, M., Manfroid, J., Moreno, R., Rengel, M., and Szutowicz, S., 2013, ApJ Letters, Vol. 774, Issue 1, article id. L3 [ADS]
     

2012


  • The CCAT 25m diameter submillimeter-wave telescope,
    Woody, D., Padin, S., Chauvin, E., Clavel, B., Cortes, G., Kissil, A., Lou, J., Rasmussen, P., Redding, D., and Zolkower, J., 2012, Ground-based and Airborne Telescopes IV. Proc. of the SPIE, Vol. 8444, article id. 84442M [ADS]

  • An Optical Pointing Telescope for Radio Astronomy,
    Assawaworrarit, S. and Padin, S., 2012, Pub. Astron. Soc. Pacific, Vol. 124, Issue 913, pp. 242-246 [ADS]

  • Millimeter-wave center of curvature test for a fast paraboloid,
    Goldberg, S. and Padin, S., 2012, Applied Optics, Vol. 51, Issue 3, pp. 316-322 [reprint]
     

2011


  • Observing Conditions for Submillimeter Astronomy,
    Radford, S. J. E., 2011, in Astronomical Site Testing Data in Chile, ed. Curé, M., Otárola, A., Marín, J., & Sarazin, M., RevMexAA (SC) 41, 87 [ADS]

  • THz Low Resolution Spectroscopy of Astronomy,
    Stacey, G. J., IEEE Transactions on Terahertz Science and Technology, 2011, Vol. 1, Issue 1, pages 241-255 [ADS]

  • Model-based Wavefront Control for CCAT
    Redding, D., Lou, J. Z., Kissil, A., Bradford, M., and Padin, S., Integrated Modeling of Complex Optomechanical Systems, Anderson, T. and Enmark, A., eds., Proc. Of SPIE, 2011, Vol. 8336, pp. 83360Q-83360Q-27 [ADS]
     

2010


  • Submillimeter pupil plane wavefront sensing,
    Serabyn, E., Wallace, J. K., 2010, Proc. SPIE 7741, 77410U [ADS, reprint]
  • Choosing a control system for CCAT,
    Terrett, D. L., Wallace, P. T., Bridger, A., & Kelly, D., 2010, Proc. SPIE 7740, 774028 [ADS, reprint]
  • CCAT Optics,
    Padin, S., Hollister, M., Radford, S., Sayers, J., Woody, D., Zmuidzinas, J., Cortes-Medellin, G., Sebring, T., & Stacey, G., 2010, Proc. SPIE 7733, 73334Y [ADS, reprint]
  • CFRP truss for the CCAT 25m diameter submillimeter-wave telescope,
    Woody, D. P., Padin, S., & Sebring, T., 2010, Proc. SPIE 7733, 77332B [ADS, reprint]
  • Wavefront controls for a large submillimeter-wave observatory,
    Redding, D., Lou, J. Z., Kissil, A., Bradford, M., Padin, S., & Woody, D., 2010, Proc. SPIE 7733, 773329 [ADS, reprint]
  • Modeling a large submillimeter-wave observatory,
    Lou, J. Z., Kissil, A., Redding, D. C., Bradford, M. C., Padin, S., & Woody, D.,Bradford, M., Padin, S., & Woody, D., 2010, Proc. SPIE 7733, 773326 [ADS, reprint]
  • The Cornell Caltech Atacama Telescope: progress and plans 2010,
    Sebring, T. A., 2010, Proc. SPIE 7733, 77331X [ADS, reprint]
  • CCAT,
    Radford, S. J. E., Giovanelli, R., Sebring, T. A., & Zmuidzinas, J., 2010, in Submillimeter Astrophysics and Technology: A Symposium Honoring Thomas G. Phillips, ed. Lis, D. C., Vaillancourt, J. E., Goldsmith, P. F., Bell, T. A., Scoville, N. Z., & Zmuidzinas, J., ASP Conf. Ser. 417, 113 [ADS, preprint]

 

2009


  • A Flexible Quasioptical Input System for a Submillimeter Multiobject Spectrometer,
    Goldsmith, P. F., & Seiffert, M., 2009, PASP 121, 735 [ADS, arXiv/0906.2151]
  • CCAT,
    Giovanelli, R., Carpenter, J., Radford, S., Sebring, T., Soifer, T., Stacey, G., Zmuidzinas, J., & the CCAT Collaboration, 2009, Astro2010 White Paper
  • Searching for the Secrets of Massive Star Birth,
    Bally, J., Brogan, C., Hofner, P., Hunter, T., Indebetouw, R., Johnson, K., Keto, E., Krumholz, M., & Smith, N., 2009, Astro2010 Science White Paper [ADS]
  • A complete view of galaxy evolution: panchromatic luminosity functions and the generation of metals,
    Blain, A. W., Armus L., Bertoldi, F., Bock, J., Bradford, M., Dowell, C. D., Glenn, J., Goldsmith, P., Harwit, M., Helou, G., Smith, J. D., Soifer, B. T., Stacey, G., Vieira, J., Yun, M., & Zmuidzinas, J., 2009, Astro2010 Science White Paper [ADS]
  • Fragmentation in Molecular Clouds and the Origin of the Stellar Initial Mass Function,
    Carpenter, J., Bally, J., Enoch, M., Glenn, J., Goldsmith, P., Sargent, A., Williams, J., 2009, Astro2010 Science White Paper [ADS]
  • Calibrating Galaxy Clusters as a Tool for Cosmology via Studies of the Intracluster Medium,
    Golwala, S. R., Aguirre, J. E., Basu, K., Benson, B. A., Bertoldi F., Burns J. O., Church, S. E., Devlin, M. J., Dobbs M., Fowler, J. W., Hallman E. J., Holzapfel, W. L., Kravtsov, A. V., Lee, A. T., Marrone, D. P., Mason, B. S., Miller, A. D., Myers, S. T., Nagai, D., Nord, M., Page, L., Pfrommer, C., Pierpaoli, E., Ruhl, J. E., & Wilson, G. W., 2009, Astro2010 Science White Paper [ADS]
  • Understanding the State of the Intracluster Medium in Galaxy Clusters,
    Golwala, S. R., Aguirre, J. E., Basu, K., Benson, B. A., Bertoldi F., Burns J. O., Church, S. E., Devlin, M. J., Dobbs M., Fowler, J. W., Hallman E. J., Holzapfel, W. L., Kravtsov, A. V., Lee, A. T., Marrone, D. P., Mason, B. S., Miller, A. D., Myers, S. T., Nagai, D., Nord, M., Page, L., Pfrommer, C., Pierpaoli, E., Ruhl, J. E., & Wilson, G. W., 2009, Astro2010 Science White Paper [ADS]
  • Debris Disks: Signposts to Planetary Systems, Holland, W., Carpenter, J., Goldsmith, P., Greaves, J., & Dowell, D., 2009, Astro2010 Science White Paper [ADS]
  • The Molecular Universe: From the Diffuse Interstellar Medium to Planetary Systems,
    Lis, D. C., Goldsmith, P. F., Bergin, E. A., Bally, J., Blake, G. A., Charnley, S. B., Glenn, J., Harwitt, M., Langer, W. D., Neufeld, D., Phillips, T. G., Wootten, A., & Zmuidzinas, J., 2009, Astro2010 Science White Paper [ADS]
  • Star Formation Through Cosmic Time: From Local Galaxies to the Early Universe,
    Stacey, G. J., Bertoldi, F., Blain, A. W., Bradford, C. M., Giovanelli, R., Glenn, J., Goldsmith, P., Golwala, S., Nikola, T., & Zmuidzinas, J., 2009, Astro2010 Science White Paper [ADS]
  • The Cornell Caltech Atacama Telescope,
    Glenn, J., 2009, BAAS [ADS]

 

2008


  • The Cornell Caltech Atacama Telescope (CCAT),
    Radford, S. J. E., Giovanelli, R., Sebring, T. A., & Zmuidzinas, J., 2008, in 33rd International Conference on Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves [abstract]
  • Direct detection submillimeter spectrometer for CCAT,
    Nikola, T., Stacey, G. J., & Bradford, C. M., 2008, Proc. SPIE 7020, 702016 [ADS, reprint]
  • Panel options for large precision radio telescopes,
    Woody, D., MacDonald, D., Bradford, M., Chamberlin, R., Dragovan, M., Goldsmith, P., Lamb, J., Radford, S., & Zmuidzinas, J., 2008, Proc. SPIE 7018, 70180T [ADS, reprint]
  • Design concepts for primary mirror support structures of large telescopes for optical and submillimeter astronomy,
    Stutzki, C. L., Tamain, H., & Sebring, T. A., 2008, Proc. SPIE 7012, 70122I [ADS, reprint]
  • Submillimeter observing conditions on Cerro Chajnantor,
    Radford, S. J. E., Giovanelli, R., Gull, G. E., & Henderson, C. P., 2008, Proc. SPIE 7012, 70121Z [ADS, reprint]
  • The Cornell Caltech Atacama Telescope Status and Technical Progress,
    Sebring, T. A., Radford, S., Giovanelli, R., Glenn, J., & Woody, D., Proc. SPIE 7012, 70121H [ADS, reprint]
  • Cornell Caltech Atacama Telescope primary mirror surface sensing and controllability,
    MacDonald, D. R., Woody, D. P., Bradford, C. M., Chamberlin, R., Dragovan, M. W., Radford, S. J. E., Sebring, T. A., Zmuidzinias, J., & Goldsmith, P. F., Proc. SPIE 7012, 701211 [ADS, reprint]
  • The CCAT Project,
    Giovanelli, R., & Radford, S., 2008, BAAS [ADS]

 

2007


  • The Cornell Caltech Atacama Telescope,
    Radford, S. J. E., Giovanelli, R., Sebring, T. A., & Zmuidzinias, J., 2007, Proc. 18th Int. Symp. Space Teraherz Tech. [ADS, arXiv/0704.3031]

 

2006


  • Instrumentation for the CCAT Telescope,
    Stacey, G. J., Golwala, S. R., Bradford, C. M., Dowell, C. D., Cortés-Medellin, G., Nikola, T., Zmuidzinias, J., Herter, T. L., Radford, S. J., Lloyd, J. P., Blain, A. W., Brown, R. L., Campbell, D. B., Giovanelli, R., Goldsmith, P., Harvey, P. M., Henderson, C., Langer, W. D., Phillips, T. G., Readhead, A. C. S., & Woody, D. P., 2006, Proc. SPIE 6275, 62751G [ADS, reprint]
  • Fundamental limits to wavefront sensing in the submillimeter,
    Serabyn, E., 2006, Proc. SPIE 6275, 62750Z [ADS, reprint]
  • Precision, range, bandwidth, and other tradeoffs in hexapods with application to large ground-based telescopes,
    Anderson, E. H., Cash, M. F.; Janzen, P. C.; Pettit, G. W.; Smith, C. A., 2006, Proc. SPIE 6273, 62731F [ADS]
  • Development of lightweight stiff stable replicated glass mirrors for the Cornell Caltech Atacama Telescope (CCAT),
    Strafford, D. N., DeSmitt, S. M., Kupinski, P. T., & Sebring, T. A., 2006, Proc. SPIE 6273, 62730R [ADS]
  • CFRP panel concept design study for the CCAT,
    Martin, R. N., Romeo, R. C., & Kingsley, J. S., 2006, Proc. SPIE 6273, 62730P [ADS]
  • Concept design study of the CCAT facilities,
    Terán U., J., Neff, D. H.; Sebring, T., 2006, Proc. SPIE 6267, 62673G [ADS]
  • Active surface segmentation analysis of CCAT,
    Cortés-Medellín, G., 2006, Proc. SPIE 6267, 62672X [ADS]
  • The concept design of the Cornell Caltech Atacama Telescope mount,
    Finley, D. T., Reese, E. O., Hermann, K. G., Gienger, A., Sebring, T. A., 2006, Proc. SPIE 6267, 62672P [ADS]
  • Feasibility study of calotte enclosure for Cornell Caltech Atacama Telescope,
    Loewen, N., Brzezik, W., Halliday, D. J., & Sebring, T., 2006, Proc. SPIE 6267, 62672J [ADS]
  • Optical design of CCAT,
    Cortés-Medellín, G., & Herter, T., 2006, Proc. SPIE 6267, 62672F [ADS]
  • A Large Single-aperture Telescope for Submillimeter Astronomy,
    Holland, W., Ivison, R., Dent, W., Atad, E., Robson, I., Longmore, A., Hawarden, T., Greaves, J., Dunlop, J., Ward-Thompson, D., & Wild, W., 2006, Proc. SPIE 6267, 62672E [ADS, reprint]
  • The Cornell Caltech Atacama Telescope (CCAT): a 25 meter aperture telescope above 5000 meters altitude,
    Sebring, T. A., Giovanelli, R., Radford, S., & Zmuidzinias, J., 2006, Proc. SPIE 6267, 62672C [ADS, astro-ph/0610528]
  • Report of Study Review Committee, Cornell Caltech Atacama Telescope Feasibility / Concept Design Study,
    2006 March [reprint]
  • Cornell Caltech Atacama Telescope Feasibility / Concept Design Study,
    2006 January [reprint]

 

2004


  • The Large Atacama Submillimeter Telescope,
    Herter, T., Brown, R., Giovanelli, R., Stacey, G., Zmuidzinas, J., Woody, D., Golwala, S., & Blain, A., 2004, Proc. SPIE 5498, 55 [ADS, reprint]
  • A Large Single-aperture Telescope for Submillimeter Astronomy,
    Holland, W., Ivison, R., Greaves, J., Dent, W., Russell, A., Robson, I., Longmore, A., Hawarden, T., Stevens, J., Dunlop, J., & Greve, T., 2004, Proc. SPIE 5489, 47 [ADS, reprint]
  • The Future of Far-IR/Submillimeter Astrophysics with Single Dish Telescopes,
    Bradford, C. M., & Zmuidzinias, J., 2004, in The Dense Interstellar Medium in Galaxies, ed. Pfalzner, S., Kramer, C., Staubmeier, C., & Heithausen, S., (Springer) p. 323 [ADS, astro-ph/0401236]