Table information for 'bolshoi.Redshifts'


Table Description: Redshifts for snapshot numbers

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Resource Description: This is an extract of the Bolshoi simulation data. It is used for testing and demonstration purposes only. The full data is available at

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Resource Reference URL: Bolshoi

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  author={Riebe K.},
  howpublished={{VO} resource provided by the {AIP} {DaCHS}}

Resource Documentation

Extensive documentation is available at See also: Riebe et al. 2013, The MultiDark Database, AN 334, 691, for a description of its predecessor


Sorted by DB column index. [Sort alphabetically]

NameTable Head DescriptionUnitUCD
snapnum snapnum snapshot number N/A time.epoch
aexp aexp expansion factor of the universe N/A time.epoch
zred zred corresponding redshift N/A time.epoch

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