Publications



Special Issue of the Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics (JCAP) to appear in 2021:

  • QUBIC I: Overview and ScienceProgram, (2020) Hamilton, et al., arXiv:2011.02213
  • QUBIC II: Spectro-Polarimetry with Bolometric Interferometry, (2020) Mousset, et al., arXiv:2010.15119
  • QUBIC III: Laboratory Characterization, (2020) Torchinsky, et al., arXiv:2008.10056
  • QUBIC IV: Performance of TES Bolometers and Readout Electronics, (2021) Piat, et al., arXiv:2101.06787
  • QUBIC V: Cryogenic system design and performance, (2020) Masi, et al., arXiv:2008.10659
  • QUBIC VI: cryogenic half wave plate rotator, design and performances, (2020) D'Alessandro, et al., arXiv:2008.10667
  • QUBIC VII: The feedhorn-switch system of the technological demonstrator, (2020) Cavaliere, et al., arXiv:2008.12721
  • QUBIC VIII: Optical design and performance, (2020) O'Sullivan, et al., arXiv:2008.10119

QUBIC Journal Publications

  1. QUBIC: Observing the Polarized Microwave Sky over the Puna, (2020) García, et al., Science Reviews from the end of the world, scirevfew 1, 4, pg. 47
  2. Angular resolution at map level in the QUBIC instrument, (2020) Gamboa-Lerena, et al., Boletin de la Asociacion Argentina de Astronomia La Plata Argentina, BAAA 61B, 155G
  3. The QUBIC instrument for CMB polarization measurements, (2020) Mele, et al., Journal of Physics Conference Series, doi:10.1088/1742-6596/1548/1/012016
  4. QUBIC: Using NbSi TESs with a Bolometric Interferometer to Characterize the Polarization of the CMB, (2020) Piat, et al., Journal of Low Temperature Physics, doi:10.1007/s10909-020-02445-y
  5. QUBIC: The Q & U Bolometric Interferometer for Cosmology, (2020) Battistelli, et al., Journal of Low Temperature Physics, doi:10.1007/s10909-020-02370-0 arXiv:2001.10272
  6. TES Bolometer Arrays for the QUBIC B-Mode CMB Experiment, (2020) Marnieros, et al., Journal of Low Temperature Physics, doi:10.1007/s10909-019-02304-5
  7. QUBIC: using NbSi TESs with a bolometric interferometer to characterize the polarisation of the CMB, (2019) Piat, et al., arXiv:1911.12418
  8. A highly effective superfluid film breaker for high heat-lift 1 K sorption coolers, (2019) May, et al., Cryogenics, doi:10.1016/j.cryogenics.2019.07.007
  9. QUBIC: Exploring the Primordial Universe with the Q&U Bolometric Interferometer, (2019) Mennella, et al., Universe, doi:10.3390/universe5020042
  10. SiGe Integrated Circuit Developments for SQUID/TES Readout, (2018) Prêle, et al., Journal of Low Temperature Physics, doi:10.1007/s10909-018-1886-3
  11. QUBIC: Exploring the primordial Universe with the Q&U Bolometric Interferometer, (2018) Mennella, et al., arXiv:1812.00785
  12. QUBIC: Measuring CMB polarization from Argentina, (2018) de Bernardis, et al., Boletin de la Asociacion Argentina de Astronomia La Plata Argentina, BAAA 60, 107B
  13. Performance of NbSi transition-edge sensors readout with a 128 MUX factor for the QUBIC experiment, (2018) Salatino, et al., Millimeter, Submillimeter, and Far-Infrared Detectors and Instrumentation for Astronomy IX, doi:10.1117/12.2312080
  14. Thermal architecture for the QUBIC cryogenic receiver, (2018) May, et al., Millimeter, Submillimeter, and Far-Infrared Detectors and Instrumentation for Astronomy IX, doi:10.1117/12.2312085 arXiv:1811.02296
  15. Simulations and performance of the QUBIC optical beam combiner, (2018) O'Sullivan, et al., Millimeter, Submillimeter, and Far-Infrared Detectors and Instrumentation for Astronomy IX, doi:10.1117/12.2313256
  16. QUBIC: the Q and U bolometric interferometer for cosmology, (2018) O'Sullivan, et al., Millimeter, Submillimeter, and Far-Infrared Detectors and Instrumentation for Astronomy IX, doi:10.1117/12.2313332
  17. Optical modelling and analysis of the Q and U bolometric interferometer for cosmology, (2018) Burke, et al., Terahertz, RF, Millimeter, and Submillimeter-Wave Technology and Applications XI, doi:10.1117/12.2287158
  18. QUBIC - The Q&U Bolometric Interferometer for Cosmology - A novel way to look at the polarized Cosmic Microwave Background, (2018) Mennella, et al., arXiv:1801.03730
  19. QUBIC in Argentina, (2017) García, et al., Boletin de la Asociacion Argentina de Astronomia La Plata Argentina, BAAA, 59, 49G
  20. QUBIC: the Q&U Bolometric Interferometer for Cosmology. A novel way to look at the polarized Cosmic Microwave Background., (2017) Mennella, et al., Proceedings of the European Physical Society Conference on High Energy Physics. 5-12 July, 2017ehep.confE..44M
  21. QUBIC Technical Design Report, (2016) Aumont, et al., arXiv:1609.04372
  22. QUBIC: A Fizeau Interferometer Targeting Primordial B-Modes, (2016) Tartari, et al., Journal of Low Temperature Physics, doi:10.1007/s10909-015-1398-3
  23. Design, Fabrication, and Testing of a TiN/Ti/TiN Trilayer KID Array for 3 mm CMB Observations, (2016) Lowitz, et al., Journal of Low Temperature Physics, doi:10.1007/s10909-016-1584-y
  24. FreeCAD visualization of realistic 3D physical optics beams within a CAD system-model, (2016) Gayer, et al., Millimeter, Submillimeter, and Far-Infrared Detectors and Instrumentation for Astronomy VIII, doi:10.1117/12.2233268
  25. Optical design and modelling of the QUBIC instrument, a next-generation quasi-optical bolometric interferometer for cosmology, (2016) Scully, et al., Millimeter, Submillimeter, and Far-Infrared Detectors and Instrumentation for Astronomy VIII, doi:10.1117/12.2231717
  26. Sorption-cooled continuous miniature dilution refrigeration for astrophysical applications, (2016) May, et al., Advances in Optical and Mechanical Technologies for Telescopes and Instrumentation II, doi:10.1117/12.2232609
  27. A 128 Multiplexing Factor Time-Domain SQUID Multiplexer, (2016) Prêle, et al., Journal of Low Temperature Physics, doi:10.1007/s10909-015-1449-9
  28. QUBIC Experiment, (2016) Stolpovskiy, et al., arXiv:1605.04869
  29. Front-end multiplexing—applied to SQUID multiplexing: Athena X-IFU and QUBIC experiments, (2015) Prele, et al., Journal of Instrumentation, doi:10.1088/1748-0221/10/08/C08015, arXiv:1505.08008
  30. Latest Progress on the QUBIC Instrument, (2014) Ghribi, et al., Journal of Low Temperature Physics, doi:10.1007/s10909-013-1024-1 arXiv:1307.5701
  31. A Comparison of Fundamental Noise in Kinetic Inductance Detectors and Transition Edge Sensors for Millimeter-Wave Applications, (2014) Lowitz, et al., Journal of Low Temperature Physics, doi:10.1007/s10909-014-1133-5 arXiv:1402.3601
  32. Capacitively-Coupled SQUID Bias for Time Division Multiplexing, (2014) Prêle, et al., Journal of Low Temperature Physics, doi:10.1007/s10909-014-1129-1
  33. Complementary Measurement of Thermal Architecture of NbSi TES with Alpha Particle and Complex Impedance, (2014) Martino, et al., Journal of Low Temperature Physics, doi:10.1007/s10909-013-1053-9
  34. Techniques for the modelling of QUBIC: a next-generation quasi-optical bolometric interferometer for cosmology, (2014) Scully, et al., Terahertz, RF, Millimeter, and Submillimeter-Wave Technology and Applications VII, doi:10.1117/12.2036259
  35. Supergravity inflation with broken shift symmetry and large tensor-to-scalar ratio, (2014) Li, et al., Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics, doi:10.1088/1475-7516/2014/02/028 arXiv:1311.6770
  36. Systematic Effects in Interferometric Observations of the Cosmic Microwave Background Polarization, (2013) Karakci, et al., The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series, doi:10.1088/0067-0049/207/1/14, arXiv:1302.6608
  37. Maximum Likelihood Analysis of Systematic Errors in Interferometric Observations of the Cosmic Microwave Background, (2013) Zhang, et al., The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series, doi:10.1088/0067-0049/206/2/24 arXiv:1209.2676
  38. Self-calibration: an efficient method to control systematic effects in bolometric interferometry, (2013) Bigot-Sazy, et al., Astronomy and Astrophysics, doi:10.1051/0004-6361/201220429 arXiv:1209.4905
  39. The optical design of the QUBIC beam combiner, (2012) Gayer, et al., Millimeter, Submillimeter, and Far-Infrared Detectors and Instrumentation for Astronomy VI, doi:10.1117/12.925181
  40. QUBIC: the Q&U Bolometric Interferometer for Cosmology, (2012) Piat, et al., Journal of Low Temperature Physics, doi:10.1007/s10909-012-0522-x
  41. QUBIC: The QU bolometric interferometer for cosmology, (2011) Qubic Collaboration, et al., Astroparticle Physics, doi:10.1016/j.astropartphys.2011.01.012 arXiv:1010.0645
  42. QUBIC, a bolometric interferometer to measure the B-modes of the CMB, (2010) Hamilton, et al., EAS Publications Series, doi:10.1051/eas/1040055
  43. Superconducting Planar Devices for Cosmology, (2009) Ghribi, et al., The Thirteenth International Workshop on Low Temperature Detectors - LTD13, doi:10.1063/1.3292390
  44. QUBIC, a bolometric interferometer to measure the B modes of the CMB, (2009) Kaplan, et al., arXiv:0910.0391

Early studies leading to QUBIC

QUBIC PhD thesis

    1. Matrices de bolomètres supraconducteurs pour la mesure de la polarisation du fond diffus cosmologique : application à l’expérience QUBIC
      Perbost, C. (2016) Université Paris-Diderot
    2. Development of the B-mode measurements pipeline for QUBIC experiment
      Stolpovskiy, M. (2016) Université Paris-Diderot
    3. Quasi-Optical Design and Analysis of Bolometric Interferometers for Cosmic Microwave Background Radiation Experiments
      Scully, S. (2015) Maynooth University
    4. Développements de composants millimétriques pour la caractérisation de la polarisation du fond diffus cosmologique
      Bordier, G. (2014) Université Paris-Diderot
    5. Mesure des anisotropies de polarisation du fond diffus cosmologique avec l'interféromètre bolométrique QUBIC
      Bigot-Sazy, M.-A. (2013) Université Paris-Diderot
    6. Design and analysis of a quasi-optical beam combiner for the QUBIC CMB interferometer
      Bennett, D. (2014) Maynooth University
    7. Développement d'une chaine de détection bolométrique supraconductrice pour la mesure de la polarisation du Fond Diffus Cosmologique
      Martino, J. (2012) Université Paris-Diderot
    8. The millimeter-wave bolometric interferometer, (2013) Gault, et al., Ph.D. Thesis,
    9. Composants millimétriques supra-conducteurs pour la mesure de la polarisation du fond diffus cosmologique - Application à l'interférométrie bolométrique
      Ghribi, A. (2012)
    10. Mesure des anisotropies de polarisation du fond diffus cosmologique avec l'interféromètre bolométrique QUBIC
      Charlassier, R. (2010) Université Paris-Diderot
    11. Quasi-Optical Design and Analysis of Bolometric Interferometers for Cosmic Microwave Background Experiments
      Curran, G. (2010) Maynooth University

MBI & BRAIN

    • Intensity and polarization of the atmospheric emission at millimetric wavelengths at Dome Concordia
      Battisteli, E.S. et al. (2012), Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc. 423, 1293
    • The millimeter-wave bolometric interferometer
      Tucker, G.S. et al. (2008), Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 7020, pp. 70201
    • The BRAIN experiment
      Charlassier R. (2008), Proceedings of the 43rd “Rencontres de Moriond” on cosmology, arXiv:0805.4527
    • The BRAIN CMB polarization experiment
      Polenta G. et al. (2007), New, Astr. Rev., v51, p256
    • The EPIC and MBI
      Timbie P. T., Tucker G. S. et al. (2006), New Astr. Rev., v50, p999
    • Bolometric interferometry: the millimeter-wave bolometric interferometer
      Tucker G. S., Kim J., Timbie P., Ali S., Piccirillo L., Calderon C. (2003), New Astr. Rev., v46, p1173
    • MBI: Millimetre-wave bolometric interferometer
      Ali et al., (2002) AIPC 616,126A