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Ultimate modelling of Radio foregrounds: a key ingredient for cosmology

Deliverables

Data Management Plan (DMP)

Data Management Plan (DMP) [M6].

Online documents and publications

Online documents and publications: These will be made available through the website or journals as these are completed or published. The delivery of the first document will be in month 12, while the remaining will be delivered between month 12 and month 36. [M12, M24, M36]

Updated multifrequency evolutionary models of radio sources in total intensity and in polarization

Updated multifrequency evolutionary models of radio sources in total intensity and in polarization. [M32].

Forecasted Galactic and extragalactic residual foregrounds

Galactic and extragalactic residual foregrounds, as a function of the instrumental and observational properties of a given polarization experiment. [M30, M36]

Forecasted cross-correlation between the radiosources catalogue and future surveys

Forecasted cross-correlation between the radiosources catalogue and future surveys [M36].

RHPC Infrastructure (RADIOFOREGROUND High Performance Computing)

RHPC Infrastructure (RADIOFOREGROUND High Performance Computing) (R, Other) [M18]

Study of the relationships of radio source magnetic fields with cosmic time and with source properties

Study of the relationships of radio source magnetic fields with cosmic time on one side and with source properties (radio luminosity, radio morphology, spectral index, ...) on the other. [M32]

Dissemination plan

Dissemination plan organising the activities to be carried out in order to better spreading the results of the project [M4]

Data model methodology and RADIOFOREGROUNDS Databases

Data model methodology and RADIOFOREGROUNDS Databases (R, SW). [M12]

Improved 3D parametric magnetic field and matter distribution models, and associated software

Improved 3D parametric magnetic field and matter distribution models, and associated software to implement them by varying their parameters. [M20]

Filtered QUIJOTE and Planck maps to common scales

Set of four QUIJOTE maps (11, 13, 17, 19GHz) and nine Planck maps (30, 44, 70, 100, 143, 217, 353, 545, 857 GHz) at a common resolution and common angular scales [M3, M12, M24]

Northern-sky maps and model of the synchrotron emission (intensity and polarization)

Refined northern sky map and model of the synchrotron emission in temperature and polarization from the integration of the magnetic field and matter distribution models [M22, M34]

RADIOFOREGROUNDS Tools

RADIOFOREGROUNDS Tools (SW). [M36]

SED for a set of compact sources dominated by AME

Spectral Energy Distribution (SED) for a list of compact sources dominated by AME. [M24, M36].

Production of single frequency catalogues of polarized radio sources

Production of single frequency catalogues of polarized radio sources. [M20, M32].

Error budget in those maps

Estimated error budget of the remaining systematic uncertainties in those 13 maps. [M3, M12, M24]

Component separated maps for radio foregrounds: AME and synchrotron (intensity and polarization) and freefree in intensity

Component maps for the main radio foregrounds in the northern sky: AME and synchrotron in both intensity and polarization and free-free in intensity. Month of delivery: M20 (preliminary results with second set of data from WP2), M32 (results with final set of data).

Production of multifrequency catalogues of polarized radio sources

Production of multi-frequency catalogues of polarized radio sources. [M20, M32].

Algorithm to filter maps to same scales

Algorithm to filter any ancillary map (WMAP, Haslam, etc.) to the same common resolutions and angular scales. [M3, M12, M24]

Software packages for the single and multi-frequency detection/estimation of polarized radio sources

Development of software packages for the single and multi-frequency detection/estimation of polarized radio sources. [M16].

Additional ancillary data from follow-up observations

Additional ancillary data from follow-up observations. [M34].

Updated tools for simulating the spatial distribution of polarized sources

Updated tools for simulating the spatial distribution of polarized sources as a function of polarized flux density and of frequency. [M24, M32]

Combined 3D Galactic magnetic field model

Produce a combined 3D Galactic magnetic field model that best fits the data [M22, M34].

Northern-sky maps and model of the AME (intensity and polarization)

Refined northern-sky map and model of the AME emission, both in intensity and polarization. [M22, M34]

Visualization software for 3D galactic magnetic field and matter distribution models

Visualization software for 3D galactic magnetic field and matter distribution models. [M20]

Realistic simulated observations of Planck, QUIJOTE and other data sets

Realistic simulated observations of Planck, QUIJOTE and other data sets in temperature and polarization. These simulations will be available 3 months after each release of the maps from WP2, to allow time to generate the simulations. [M6, M15, M27].

Code to generate AME maps based on best-fit parameters for any frequency, sky position or resolution

A code to generate AME maps based on best-fit parameters for any frequency, sky position or resolution. [M22, M34]

Constrainst on inflationary and reionization parameters from an optimal likelihood

Constraints on inflationary and reionization parameters from an optimal likelihood [M26, M36].

Project website

Website with detailed information about the project and a description of each work-package and all public deliverables: The first version of the site will be made public in month 3. Information will be added after this date as the results of the project and deliverables are completed. The final website is to be completed in month 6. [M3]

Publications

The QUIJOTE experiment: project status and first scientific results

Author(s): Rubino-Martın, J.A.; Genova-Santos, R.; Rebolo, R.; Aguiar, M.; Cozar-Castellano, J.; Gomez-Renasco, F.; Gutierrez, C.; Hoyland, R. J.; Lopez-Caraballo, C.; Pelaez-Santos, A. E.; Perez-de-Taoro, M. R.; Poidevin, F.; Ruiz-Granados, B.; Sanchez de la Rosa, V.; Tramonte, D.; Vega-Moreno, A.; Viera-Curbelo, T.; Vignaga, R.; Martınez-Gonzalez, E.; Barreiro, R. B.; Casaponsa, B.; Casas, F. J.; Diego,
Published in: Highlights on Spanish Astrophysics IX: X, Proceedings of the XII Scientific Meeting of the Spanish Astronomical Society held on July 18 – 22, 2016, in Bilbao, Spain., Issue 4, 2017

The State-of-Play of Anomalous Microwave Emission (AME) research

Author(s): Clive Dickinson, Y. Ali-Haïmoud, A. Barr, E.S. Battistelli, A. Bell, L. Bernstein, S. Casassus, K. Cleary, B.T. Draine, R. Génova-Santos, S.E. Harper, B. Hensley, J. Hill-Valler, Thiem Hoang, F.P. Israel, L. Jew, A. Lazarian, J.P. Leahy, J. Leech, C.H. López-Caraballo, I. McDonald, E.J. Murphy, T. Onaka, R. Paladini, M.W. Peel, Y. Perrott, F. Poidevin, A.C.S. Readhead, J.-A. Rubiño-Martín, A.
Published in: New Astronomy Reviews, Issue 80, 2018, Page(s) 1-28, ISSN 1387-6473
DOI: 10.1016/j.newar.2018.02.001

A 3D model for carbon monoxide molecular line emission as a potential cosmic microwave background polarization contaminant

Author(s): G. Puglisi, G. Fabbian, C. Baccigalupi
Published in: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Issue 469/3, 2017, Page(s) 2982-2996, ISSN 0035-8711
DOI: 10.1093/mnras/stx1029

QUIJOTE Scientific results. III. Microwave spectrum of intensity and polarization in the Taurus molecular cloud Complex and L1527

Author(s): F Poidevin, J A Rubiño-Martín, C Dickinson, R Génova-Santos, S Harper, R Rebolo, B Casaponsa, A Peláez-Santos, R Vignaga, F Guidi, B Ruiz-Granados, D Tramonte F Vansyngel, M Ashdown, D Herranz, R Hoyland, A Lasenby, E Martínez-González, L Piccirillo, R A Watson
Published in: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 2018, ISSN 0035-8711
DOI: 10.1093/mnras/sty3462

Planck intermediate results


Published in: ISSN 0004-6361
DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/201832888

Exploring cosmic origins with CORE: Mitigation of systematic effects

Author(s): P. Natoli, M. Ashdown, R. Banerji, J. Borrill, A. Buzzelli, G. de Gasperis, J. Delabrouille, E. Hivon, D. Molinari, G. Patanchon, L. Polastri, M. Tomasi, F.R. Bouchet, S. Henrot-Versillé, D.T. Hoang, R. Keskitalo, K. Kiiveri, T. Kisner, V. Lindholm, D. McCarthy, F. Piacentini, O. Perdereau, G. Polenta, M. Tristram, A. Achucarro, P. Ade, R. Allison, C. Baccigalupi, M. Ballardini, A.J. Banday, J. B
Published in: Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics, Issue 2018/04, 2018, Page(s) 022-022, ISSN 1475-7516
DOI: 10.1088/1475-7516/2018/04/022

Forecasting the Contribution of Polarized Extragalactic Radio Sources in CMB Observations

Author(s): G. Puglisi, V. Galluzzi, L. Bonavera, J. Gonzalez-Nuevo, A. Lapi, M. Massardi, F. Perrotta, C. Baccigalupi, A. Celotti, L. Danese
Published in: The Astrophysical Journal, Issue 858/2, 2018, Page(s) 85, ISSN 1538-4357
DOI: 10.3847/1538-4357/aab3c7

Exploring cosmic origins with CORE: B -mode component separation

Author(s): M. Remazeilles, A.J. Banday, C. Baccigalupi, S. Basak, A. Bonaldi, G. De Zotti, J. Delabrouille, C. Dickinson, H. K. Eriksen, J. Errard, R. Fernandez-Cobos, U. Fuskeland, C. Hervías-Caimapo, M. López-Caniego, E. Martinez-González, M. Roman, P. Vielva, I. Wehus, A. Achucarro, P. Ade, R. Allison, M. Ashdown, M. Ballardini, R. Banerji, J. Bartlett, N. Bartolo, D. Baumann, M. Bersanelli, M. Bonato,
Published in: Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics, Issue 2018/04, 2018, Page(s) 023-023, ISSN 1475-7516
DOI: 10.1088/1475-7516/2018/04/023

Galaxy Evolution in the Radio Band: The Role of Star-forming Galaxies and Active Galactic Nuclei

Author(s): C. Mancuso, A. Lapi, I. Prandoni, I. Obi, J. Gonzalez-Nuevo, F. Perrotta, A. Bressan, A. Celotti, L. Danese
Published in: The Astrophysical Journal, Issue 842/2, 2017, Page(s) 95, ISSN 1538-4357
DOI: 10.3847/1538-4357/aa745d

ALMA photometry of extragalactic radio sources

Author(s): M Bonato, E Liuzzo, D Herranz, J González-Nuevo, L Bonavera, M Tucci, M Massardi, G De Zotti, M Negrello, M A Zwaan
Published in: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Issue 485/1, 2019, Page(s) 1188-1195, ISSN 0035-8711
DOI: 10.1093/mnras/stz465

Multifrequency filter search for high redshift sources and lensing systems in Herschel -ATLAS


Published in: ISSN 0004-6361
DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/201834549

IMAGINE: a comprehensive view of the interstellar medium, Galactic magnetic fields and cosmic rays

Author(s): François Boulanger, Torsten Enßlin, Andrew Fletcher, Philipp Girichides, Stefan Hackstein, Marijke Haverkorn, Jörg R. Hörandel, Tess Jaffe, Jens Jasche, Michael Kachelrieß, Kumiko Kotera, Christoph Pfrommer, Jörg P. Rachen, Luiz F.S. Rodrigues, Beatriz Ruiz-Granados, Amit Seta, Anvar Shukurov, Günter Sigl, Theo Steininger, Valentina Vacca, Ellert van der Velden, Arjen van Vliet, Jiaxin Wang
Published in: Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics, Issue 2018/08, 2018, Page(s) 049-049, ISSN 1475-7516
DOI: 10.1088/1475-7516/2018/08/049

A Measurement of the Cosmic Microwave Background B -mode Polarization Power Spectrum at Subdegree Scales from Two Years of polarbear Data

Author(s): P. A. R. Ade, M. Aguilar, Y. Akiba, K. Arnold, C. Baccigalupi, D. Barron, D. Beck, F. Bianchini, D. Boettger, J. Borrill, S. Chapman, Y. Chinone, K. Crowley, A. Cukierman, R. Dünner, M. Dobbs, A. Ducout, T. Elleflot, J. Errard, G. Fabbian, S. M. Feeney, C. Feng, T. Fujino, N. Galitzki, A. Gilbert, N. Goeckner-Wald, J. C. Groh, G. Hall, N. Halverson, T. Hamada, M. Hasegawa, M. Hazumi, C. A. Hill,
Published in: The Astrophysical Journal, Issue 848/2, 2017, Page(s) 121, ISSN 1538-4357
DOI: 10.3847/1538-4357/aa8e9f

QUIJOTE scientific results – II. Polarisation measurements of the microwave emission in the Galactic molecular complexes W43 and W47 and supernova remnant W44

Author(s): R. Génova-Santos, J. A. Rubiño-Martín, A. Peláez-Santos, F. Poidevin, R. Rebolo, R. Vignaga, E. Artal, S. Harper, R. Hoyland, A. Lasenby, E. Martínez-González, L. Piccirillo, D. Tramonte, R. A. Watson
Published in: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Issue 464/4, 2016, Page(s) 4107-4132, ISSN 0035-8711
DOI: 10.1093/mnras/stw2503

On the regularity of the covariance matrix of a discretized scalar field on the sphere

Author(s): Bilbao-Ahedo, J. D.; Barreiro, R. B.; Herranz, D.; Vielva, P.; Martínez-González, E.
Published in: Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics, Issue 02, 2017, Page(s) 022, ISSN 1475-7516
DOI: 10.1088/1475-7516/2017/02/022

Performance of a continuously rotating half-wave plate on the POLARBEAR telescope

Author(s): Satoru Takakura, Mario Aguilar, Yoshiki Akiba, Kam Arnold, Carlo Baccigalupi, Darcy Barron, Shawn Beckman, David Boettger, Julian Borrill, Scott Chapman, Yuji Chinone, Ari Cukierman, Anne Ducout, Tucker Elleflot, Josquin Errard, Giulio Fabbian, Takuro Fujino, Nicholas Galitzki, Neil Goeckner-Wald, Nils W. Halverson, Masaya Hasegawa, Kaori Hattori, Masashi Hazumi, Charles Hill, Logan Howe, Yuki Ino
Published in: Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics, Issue 2017/05, 2017, Page(s) 008-008, ISSN 1475-7516
DOI: 10.1088/1475-7516/2017/05/008