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The Large Early Galaxy Astrophysics Census (LEGA-C) Data Release 3: 3000 High-quality Spectra of K s-selected Galaxies at z > 0.6

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The Large Early Galaxy Astrophysics Census (LEGA-C) Data Release 3 : 3000 High-quality Spectra of K s-selected Galaxies at z > 0.6. / Van Der Wel, A.; Bezanson, R.; D'Eugenio, F.; Straatman, C.; Franx, M.; Van Houdt, J.; Maseda, M.V.; Gallazzi, A.; Wu, P.-F.; Pacifici, C.; Barisic, I.; Brammer, G.B.; Munoz-Mateos, J.C.; Vervalcke, S.; Zibetti, S.; Sobral, D.; De Graaff, A.; Calhau, J.; Kaushal, Y.; Muzzin, A.; Bell, E.F.; Van Dokkum, P.G.

In: The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series, Vol. 256, No. 2, 44, 11.10.2021.

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Van Der Wel, A, Bezanson, R, D'Eugenio, F, Straatman, C, Franx, M, Van Houdt, J, Maseda, MV, Gallazzi, A, Wu, P-F, Pacifici, C, Barisic, I, Brammer, GB, Munoz-Mateos, JC, Vervalcke, S, Zibetti, S, Sobral, D, De Graaff, A, Calhau, J, Kaushal, Y, Muzzin, A, Bell, EF & Van Dokkum, PG 2021, 'The Large Early Galaxy Astrophysics Census (LEGA-C) Data Release 3: 3000 High-quality Spectra of K s-selected Galaxies at z > 0.6', The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series, vol. 256, no. 2, 44. https://doi.org/10.3847/1538-4365/ac1356

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Van Der Wel, A., Bezanson, R., D'Eugenio, F., Straatman, C., Franx, M., Van Houdt, J., Maseda, M. V., Gallazzi, A., Wu, P-F., Pacifici, C., Barisic, I., Brammer, G. B., Munoz-Mateos, J. C., Vervalcke, S., Zibetti, S., Sobral, D., De Graaff, A., Calhau, J., Kaushal, Y., ... Van Dokkum, P. G. (2021). The Large Early Galaxy Astrophysics Census (LEGA-C) Data Release 3: 3000 High-quality Spectra of K s-selected Galaxies at z > 0.6. The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series, 256(2), [44]. https://doi.org/10.3847/1538-4365/ac1356

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Van Der Wel A, Bezanson R, D'Eugenio F, Straatman C, Franx M, Van Houdt J et al. The Large Early Galaxy Astrophysics Census (LEGA-C) Data Release 3: 3000 High-quality Spectra of K s-selected Galaxies at z > 0.6. The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series. 2021 Oct 11;256(2). 44. https://doi.org/10.3847/1538-4365/ac1356

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Van Der Wel, A. ; Bezanson, R. ; D'Eugenio, F. ; Straatman, C. ; Franx, M. ; Van Houdt, J. ; Maseda, M.V. ; Gallazzi, A. ; Wu, P.-F. ; Pacifici, C. ; Barisic, I. ; Brammer, G.B. ; Munoz-Mateos, J.C. ; Vervalcke, S. ; Zibetti, S. ; Sobral, D. ; De Graaff, A. ; Calhau, J. ; Kaushal, Y. ; Muzzin, A. ; Bell, E.F. ; Van Dokkum, P.G. / The Large Early Galaxy Astrophysics Census (LEGA-C) Data Release 3 : 3000 High-quality Spectra of K s-selected Galaxies at z > 0.6. In: The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series. 2021 ; Vol. 256, No. 2.

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