A survey of z > 5.8 quasars in the sloan digital sky survey. I. Discovery of three new quasars and the spatial density of luminous quasars at z ∼ 6

Xiaohui Fan, Vijay K. Narayanan, Robert H. Lupton, Michael A. Strauss, Gillian R. Knapp, Robert H. Becker, Richard L. White, Laura Pentericci, S. K. Leggett, Zoltán Haiman, James E. Gunn, Željko Ivezić, Donald P. Schneider, Scott F. Anderson, J. Brinkmann, Neta A. Bahcall, Andrew J. Connolly, István Csabai, Doi Mamoru, Masataka FukugitaTom Geballe, Eva K. Grebel, Daniel Harbeck, Gregory Hennessy, Don Q. Lamb, Gajus Miknaitis, Jeffrey A. Munn, Robert Nichol, Sadanori Okamura, Jeffrey R. Pier, Francisco Prada, Gordon T. Richards, Alex Szalay, Donald G. York

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669 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2833-2849
Number of pages17
JournalAstronomical Journal
Volume122
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1 2001

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Astronomy and Astrophysics
  • Space and Planetary Science

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    Fan, X., Narayanan, V. K., Lupton, R. H., Strauss, M. A., Knapp, G. R., Becker, R. H., White, R. L., Pentericci, L., Leggett, S. K., Haiman, Z., Gunn, J. E., Ivezić, Ž., Schneider, D. P., Anderson, S. F., Brinkmann, J., Bahcall, N. A., Connolly, A. J., Csabai, I., Mamoru, D., ... York, D. G. (2001). A survey of z > 5.8 quasars in the sloan digital sky survey. I. Discovery of three new quasars and the spatial density of luminous quasars at z ∼ 6. Astronomical Journal, 122(6), 2833-2849. https://doi.org/10.1086/324111