13 February 2003 Prospects for weak lensing/cosmic shear with VLTs
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The present status of weak lensing analyses of clusters of galaxies and of cosmic shear surveys are presented and discussed. We focus on the impact of very large telescopes on present-day and future surveys and compare their potential with HST or wide field 4 meter telescopes.
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Yannick Mellier, L. van Waerbeke, Etienne Bertin, I. Tereno, P. Schneider, F. Bernardeau, T. Erben, "Prospects for weak lensing/cosmic shear with VLTs", Proc. SPIE 4834, Discoveries and Research Prospects from 6- to 10-Meter-Class Telescopes II, (13 February 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.457882; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.457882
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