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Letters to the Editor

Nascent bipolar outflows associated with the first hydrostatic core candidates Barnard 1b-N and 1b-S

Received: 31 January 2015 / Accepted: 14 April 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201525777

Proving strong magnetic fields near to the central black hole in the quasar PG0043+039 via cyclotron lines

Received: 27 February 2015 / Accepted: 09 April 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201525984

Astrophysical processes

Particle-in-cell simulation study of the interaction between a relativistically moving leptonic micro-cloud and ambient electrons

Received: 12 August 2014 / Accepted: 23 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201424797

Variations of dose rate observed by MSL/RAD in transit to Mars

Received: 16 January 2015 / Accepted: 03 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201525680

A possible cyclotron resonance scattering feature near 0.7 keV in X1822-371

Received: 11 January 2014 / Accepted: 03 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201423402

Short-period X-ray oscillations in super-soft novae and persistent super-soft sources

Received: 19 October 2014 / Accepted: 25 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425178

Cosmology (including clusters of galaxies)

A graph of dark energy significance on different spatial and mass scales

Received: 09 March 2015 / Accepted: 21 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201526054

CLASH-VLT: Substructure in the galaxy cluster MACS J1206.2-0847 from kinematics of galaxy populations

Received: 30 December 2014 / Accepted: 16 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425599

Planck intermediate results. XXVI. Optical identification and redshifts of Planck clusters with the RTT150 telescope

Received: 24 July 2014 / Accepted: 15 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201424674

The Extended GMRT Radio Halo Survey. II. Further results and analysis of the full sample

Received: 20 January 2015 / Accepted: 25 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201525695

Faint AGNs at z>4 in the CANDELS GOODS-S field: looking for contributors to the reionization of the Universe

Received: 13 November 2014 / Accepted: 10 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425334

GLACE survey: OSIRIS/GTC tuneable filter H-alpha imaging of the rich galaxy cluster ZwCl 0024.0+1652 at z = 0.395. I. Survey presentation, TF data reduction techniques, and catalogue

Received: 06 January 2015 / Accepted: 10 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201525620

Extragalactic astronomy

The most obscured AGN in the COSMOS field

Received: 06 March 2015 / Accepted: 15 April 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201526036

Intra-day variability observations and the VLBI structure analysis of quasar S4 0917+624

Received: 23 August 2014 / Accepted: 15 April 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201424854

Short timescale photometric and polarimetric behavior of two BL Lacertae type objects

Received: 16 January 2015 / Accepted: 09 April 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201525674

Parent population of flat-spectrum radio-loud narrow-line Seyfert 1 galaxies

Received: 19 January 2015 / Accepted: 09 April 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201525691

Unveiling the population of orphan Gamma Ray Bursts

Received: 17 March 2015 / Accepted: 07 April 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201526112

Obscuration in active galaxy nuclei: near-infrared luminosity relations and dust colors

Received: 05 February 2015 / Accepted: 05 April 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201525817

Active galactic nuclei cores in infrared-faint radio sources. Very long baseline interferometry observations using the Very Long Baseline Array

Received: 02 March 2015 / Accepted: 31 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201525997

Monitoring the temperature and reverberation delay of the circumnuclear hot dust in NGC 4151

Received: 24 January 2015 / Accepted: 23 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201525733

Extreme emission-line galaxies out to z$\sim$1 in zCOSMOS. I. Sample and characterization of global properties

Received: 03 October 2013 / Accepted: 16 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201322786

Connection between inner jet kinematics and broadband flux variability in the BL Lacertae object S5 0716+714

Received: 02 January 2015 / Accepted: 12 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201525608

Spectrophotometric analysis of gamma-ray burst afterglow extinction curves with X-Shooter

Received: 15 January 2015 / Accepted: 11 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201525665

Understanding the two-dimensional ionization structure in luminous infrared galaxies. A near-IR integral field spectrocopy perspective

Received: 22 December 2014 / Accepted: 09 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425567

Strong near-infrared carbon in the Type Ia supernova iPTF13ebh

Received: 07 November 2014 / Accepted: 07 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425297

GOODS-Herschel: identification of the individual galaxies responsible for the 80-290 mum cosmic infrared background

Received: 05 September 2014 / Accepted: 03 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201424931

Evidence for feedback in action from the molecular gas content in the z~1.6 outflowing QSO XID2028

Received: 09 December 2014 / Accepted: 03 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425491

Evolution of the specific star formation rate function at z<1.4. Dissecting the mass-SFR plane in COSMOS and GOODS

Received: 17 October 2014 / Accepted: 02 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425176

Anatomy of the AGN in NGC 5548. II. The spatial, temporal and physical nature of the outflow from HST/COS observations

Received: 07 November 2014 / Accepted: 02 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425302

Narrowband selected high-redshift galaxy candidates contaminated by lower redshift [OIII] ultra-strong emitter line galaxies

Received: 20 October 2014 / Accepted: 24 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425183

SN 2013dx associated with GRB 130702A: a detailed photometric and spectroscopic monitoring and a study of the environment

Received: 20 November 2014 / Accepted: 17 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425381

Chemical footprint of star formation feedback in M82 on scales of ~100pc

Received: 13 January 2015 / Accepted: 17 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201525653

Star-formation histories of local luminous infrared galaxies

Received: 18 November 2014 / Accepted: 16 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425359

(Sub)millimetre interferometric imaging of a sample of COSMOS/AzTEC submillimetre galaxies. I. Multiwavelength identifications and redshift distribution

Received: 19 September 2014 / Accepted: 13 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425032

Molecular gas content in strongly-lensed z~1.5-3 star-forming galaxies with low infrared luminosities

Received: 23 July 2014 / Accepted: 12 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201424661

The Herschel Dwarf Galaxy Survey. I. Properties of the low-metallicity ISM from PACS spectroscopy

Received: 23 October 2014 / Accepted: 05 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425207

Measuring star formation with resolved observations: the test case of M33

Received: 28 January 2014 / Accepted: 04 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201423518

Multiwavelength analysis of three supernovae associated with gamma-ray bursts observed by GROND

Received: 21 May 2013 / Accepted: 30 January 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201321936

CO excitation of normal star-forming galaxies out to z=1.5 as regulated by the properties of their interstellar medium

Received: 23 September 2014 / Accepted: 17 January 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425043

Nuclear obscuration in LINERs. Clues from Spitzer/IRS spectra on the Compton thickness and the existence of the dusty torus

Received: 31 October 2014 / Accepted: 15 January 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425254

Anatomy of the AGN in NGC 5548. III. The high-energy view with NuSTAR and INTEGRAL

Received: 25 November 2014 / Accepted: 12 January 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425401

Unprecedented study of the broadband emission of Mrk 421 during flaring activity in March 2010

Received: 14 August 2014 / Accepted: 05 December 2014
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201424811

The role of massive halos in the star formation history of the Universe

Received: 30 July 2014 / Accepted: 07 November 2014
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201424715

Galactic structure, stellar clusters and populations

TOPoS. II. On the bimodality of carbon abundance in CEMP stars

Received: 03 November 2014 / Accepted: 10 April 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425266

The Gaia-ESO Survey: N-body modelling of the Gamma Velorum cluster

Received: 14 December 2014 / Accepted: 09 April 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425514

On the alpha-element gradients of the Galactic thin disk using Cepheids

Received: 13 February 2015 / Accepted: 11 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201525894

The normal chemistry of multiple stellar populations in the dense globular cluster NGC 6093 (M 80)

Received: 24 February 2015 / Accepted: 06 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201525951

ATLASGAL - Kinematic distances and the dense mass distribution of the inner Galaxy

Received: 13 August 2014 / Accepted: 05 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201424802

Circumstellar discs in Galactic center clusters: Disc-bearing B-type stars in the Quintuplet and Arches clusters

Received: 05 May 2014 / Accepted: 28 January 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201424132

Reconstructing the star formation history of the Milky Way disc(s) from chemical abundances

Received: 26 May 2014 / Accepted: 05 November 2014
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201424281

Interstellar and circumstellar matter

Herschel SPIRE-FTS observations of RCW 120

Received: 26 September 2012 / Accepted: 14 April 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201220449

High spectral and spatial resolution observations of the PDR emission in the NGC2023 reflection nebula with SOFIA and APEX

Received: 12 February 2015 / Accepted: 12 April 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201525881

Gas and dust in star-forming regions. I. The dust opacity exponent beta and the gas-to-dust mass ratio g2d

Received: 12 January 2015 / Accepted: 08 April 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201525641

Sensitive survey for 13CO, CN, H2CO, and SO in the disks of T Tauri and Herbig Ae stars. II. Stars in rho Ophiuchus and upper Scorpius

Received: 21 January 2015 / Accepted: 30 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201525705

The Herschel view of the nebula around the luminous blue variable star AG Carinae

Received: 01 October 2014 / Accepted: 24 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425090

Dust variations in the diffuse interstellar medium: constraints on Milky Way dust from Planck-HFI observations

Received: 16 December 2014 / Accepted: 22 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425523

Chemical evolution in the early phases of massive star formation. II. Deuteration

Received: 14 April 2014 / Accepted: 18 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201423989

Dusty wind of W Hydrae. Multi-wavelength modeling of the present-day and recent mass loss

Received: 01 October 2014 / Accepted: 11 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425092

Understanding star formation in molecular clouds. II. Signatures of gravitational collapse of IRDCs

Received: 11 June 2014 / Accepted: 11 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201424375

The evolved circumbinary disk of AC Herculis: a radiative transfer, interferometric, and mineralogical study

Received: 19 November 2014 / Accepted: 11 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425372

Chemical composition of the circumstellar disk around AB Aurigae

Received: 17 November 2014 / Accepted: 06 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425347

Planck intermediate results. XXVIII. Interstellar gas and dust in the Chamaeleon clouds as seen by Fermi LAT and Planck

Received: 10 September 2014 / Accepted: 25 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201424955

Molecular ions in the O-rich evolved star OH231.8+4.2: HCO+, H13CO+, SO+, N2H+, and H3O+

Received: 13 January 2015 / Accepted: 20 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201525652

Kinematic and thermal structure at the onset of high-mass star formation

Received: 08 February 2013 / Accepted: 18 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201321269

The Gaia-ESO Survey: Tracing interstellar extinction

Received: 13 November 2014 / Accepted: 16 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425333

Sulphur-bearing molecules in diffuse molecular clouds: new results from SOFIA/GREAT and the IRAM 30m telescope

Received: 23 November 2014 / Accepted: 12 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425391

Colliding winds in low-mass binary star systems: wind interactions and implications for habitable planets

Received: 09 October 2014 / Accepted: 11 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425134

Physical and chemical differentiation of the luminous star-forming region W49A. Results from the JCMT Spectral Legacy Survey

Received: 17 September 2014 / Accepted: 10 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425014

Properties of extragalactic dust inferred from linear polarimetry of Type Ia supernovae

Received: 01 July 2014 / Accepted: 28 January 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201424507

Stellar structure and evolution

EVN observations of 6.7 GHz methanol maser polarization in massive star-forming regions. III. The flux-limited sample.

Received: 27 November 2014 / Accepted: 10 April 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425420

Dynamical masses of the low-mass stellar binary AB Doradus B

Received: 21 January 2015 / Accepted: 31 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201525704

The GAPS Programme with HARPS-N at TNG. VII. Putting exoplanets in the stellar context: magnetic activity and asteroseismology of tau Bootis A

Received: 26 January 2015 / Accepted: 24 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201525741

Evolution of long-lived globular cluster stars. I. Grid of stellar models with helium enhancement at [Fe/H]=-1.75

Received: 20 February 2015 / Accepted: 23 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201525929

Discovery of starspots on Vega. First spectroscopic detection of surface structures on a normal A-type star

Received: 27 November 2014 / Accepted: 20 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425425

Precise mass and radius measurements for the components of the bright solar-type eclipsing binary star V1094 Tauri

Received: 11 February 2015 / Accepted: 15 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201525873

A new quark-hadron hybrid equation of state for astrophysics. I. High-mass twin compact stars

Received: 11 November 2014 / Accepted: 03 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425318

New evolutionary models for pre-main sequence and main sequence low-mass stars down to the hydrogen-burning limit

Received: 08 December 2014 / Accepted: 24 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425481

Spectral and spatial imaging of the Be+sdO binary phi Persei

Received: 10 October 2014 / Accepted: 24 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425141

No trace of a single-degenerate companion in late spectra of supernovae 2011fe and 2014J

Received: 22 January 2015 / Accepted: 22 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201525719

The VLT-FLAMES Tarantula survey. XX. The nature of the X-ray bright emission-line star VFTS 399

Received: 18 June 2014 / Accepted: 16 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201424427

The Seven Sisters DANCe. I. Empirical isochrones, luminosity, and mass functions of the Pleiades cluster

Received: 18 September 2014 / Accepted: 10 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425019

Three-dimensional modelling of ionized gas. II. Metallicity-dependent spectral energy distributions of massive and very massive stars as a decisive ingredient in the simulation of HII regions

Received: 12 September 2014 / Accepted: 09 January 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201424976

Updated census of RR Lyrae stars in the globular cluster omega Centauri (NGC 5139)

Received: 20 August 2014 / Accepted: 07 January 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201424838

Stellar atmospheres

Stellar laboratories V. The Xe vi ultraviolet spectrum and the xenon abundance in the hot DO-type white dwarf RE0503-289

Received: 12 March 2015 / Accepted: 08 April 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201526078

Mg line formation in late-type stellar atmospheres. I. The model atom

Received: 09 February 2015 / Accepted: 23 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201525846

Stellar parameters of early-M dwarfs from ratios of spectral features at optical wavelengths

Received: 03 February 2015 / Accepted: 10 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201525797

Multiperiodicity, modulations and flip-flops in variable star light curves. III. Carrier fit analysis of LQ Hydrae photometry for 1982-2014

Received: 28 November 2014 / Accepted: 25 January 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425427

The Sun

Formation and evolution of coronal rain observed by SDO/AIA on February 22, 2012

Received: 30 April 2014 / Accepted: 25 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201424101

Level and length of cyclic solar activity during the Maunder minimum as deduced from the active day statistics

Received: 25 February 2015 / Accepted: 25 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201525962

Magnetohydrodynamic wave propagation from the sub-photosphere to the corona in an arcade-shaped magnetic field with a null point

Received: 29 July 2014 / Accepted: 26 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201424701

Visible light and ultraviolet observations of coronal structures: physical properties of an equatorial streamer and modelling of the F corona

Received: 21 November 2014 / Accepted: 25 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425387

Planets and planetary systems

Seasonal variations of hydrogen peroxide and waper vapor on Mars: Further indications of heterogeneous chemistry

Received: 02 December 2014 / Accepted: 11 April 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425448

Transiting exoplanets from the CoRoT space mission. XXVIII. CoRoT-28b, a planet orbiting an evolved star, and CoRoT-29b, a planet showing an asymmetric transit

Received: 30 June 2014 / Accepted: 30 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201424501

Disentangling 2:1 resonant radial velocity orbits from eccentric ones and a case study for HD 27894

Received: 11 February 2015 / Accepted: 23 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201525872
Press Release

Spectrally resolved detection of sodium in the atmosphere of HD 189733b with the HARPS spectrograph

Received: 23 January 2015 / Accepted: 14 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201525729

Analysis of Moon impact flashes detected during the 2012 and 2013 Perseids

Received: 13 January 2015 / Accepted: 11 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201525656

Ion irradiation of the Murchison meteorite: Visible to mid-infrared spectroscopic results

Received: 24 November 2014 / Accepted: 03 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425398

Physical properties of the HAT-P-23 and WASP-48 planetary systems from multi-colour photometry

Received: 02 December 2014 / Accepted: 02 March 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425449

The kilometer-sized main belt asteroid population revealed by Spitzer

Received: 27 February 2013 / Accepted: 16 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201321375

Can we constrain the interior structure of rocky exoplanets from mass and radius measurements?

Received: 04 September 2014 / Accepted: 10 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201424915

New constraints on the dust surrounding HR 4796A

Received: 07 April 2014 / Accepted: 09 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201423950

Simulation of Titan's atmospheric photochemistry: Formation of non-volatile residue from polar nitrile ices.

Received: 15 December 2014 / Accepted: 20 January 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425518

Celestial mechanics and astrometry

Atomic, molecular, and nuclear data

New Mn II energy levels from the STIS-HST spectrum of the HgMn star HD 175640

Received: 15 February 2015 / Accepted: 06 April 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201525903

Astronomical instrumentation

The ALMA Band 9 receiver. Design, construction, characterization, and first light

Received: 16 December 2014 / Accepted: 24 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425529

Catalogs and data

Radial velocities and metallicities from infrared Ca II triplet spectroscopy of open clusters. II. Berkeley 23, King 1, NGC 559, NGC 6603, and NGC 7245

Received: 16 December 2014 / Accepted: 01 April 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425531

CARMENES input catalogue of M dwarfs. I. Low-resolution spectroscopy with CAFOS

Received: 04 February 2015 / Accepted: 18 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201525803

The XMM-Newton survey in the H-ATLAS field

Received: 30 October 2014 / Accepted: 29 January 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425246

Numerical methods and codes

Efficient correction for both direction-dependent and baseline-dependent effects in interferometric imaging: An A-stacking framework

Received: 10 December 2014 / Accepted: 23 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425492

Testing the chemical tagging technique with open clusters

Received: 28 October 2014 / Accepted: 20 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425232

Testing for foreground residuals in the Planck foreground cleaned maps: A new method for designing confidence masks

Received: 23 October 2014 / Accepted: 19 February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425204