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VIMOS-VLT Deep Survey

(VVDS, VIRMOS-VLT Deep Survey)
(spectroscopic survey of 100,000 high-redshift galaxies)

The VIMOS-VLT Deep Survey (VVDS, originally called the VIRMOS-VLT Deep Survey) is a high-redshift survey using the VIMOS multi-object spectrograph/integral field spectrograph on the ESO VLT in a number of survey fields totaling 4 square degrees. Spectra were recorded for more than 100,000 galaxies, with redshifts at least to 5.

(survey,cosmology,dark matter)
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