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High energy transients in astrophysics (Santa Cruz, CA, 1983)

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Published by American Institute of Physics in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gamma ray bursts -- Congresses.,
  • X-ray bursts -- Congresses.,
  • Neutron stars -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Stanford E. Woosley.
    SeriesAIP conference proceedings ;, no. 115
    ContributionsWoosley, Stanford E., American Institute of Physics.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB471.7.B85 H54 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 714 p. :
    Number of Pages714
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2874318M
    ISBN 100883183145
    LC Control Number84071205

    Research Interests: High Energy Astrophysics: Studies of accretion onto compact objects (black holes, neutron stars and white dwarfs). Development of detectors and telescopes for wide-field imaging surveys of black holes discovered in soft-to-hard X-rays. Time Domain Astrophysics: X-ray/optical/IR studies of Transients and variability of black holes in binaries and galactic nuclei to probe. J.A. Kennea / Journal of High Energy Astrophysics 7 () – The same capabilities that make. Swift. so successful at finding GRBs, are equally as well tuned for discovery and localization of bright X-ray Transients. In addition the rapid slewing capabilities of. Swift. allow for low-overhead short (∼ 1–2 ks) observations to.

      High-energy astrophysics studies the Universe at the extreme. Black holes, neutron stars, exploding supernovae, and relativistically moving jets continually challenge our understanding of the behavior of matter at extreme densities and temperatures, high velocities, enormous magnetic fields, and strong gravity. Understanding these extreme environments is key to interpreting. 17 hours ago  We present an optical and X-ray study of the ultraluminous X-ray source NGC X From the analysis of the Chandra and Swift data we found that the source X-ray flux changed by more than 2 orders of magnitude within years. In the bright state with a peak luminosity of $\\times 10^{40}$ erg/s the source showed a very hard spectrum with $Γ\\lesssim 1$. We have found no .

    the high energy universe ultra high energy events in astrophysics and cosmology Posted By Jackie Collins Media TEXT ID fa Online PDF Ebook Epub Library arxiv the high energy universe ultra high energy events in astrophysics and cosmology by pter mszros 10 18 books amazonca the high energy universe. The Transient High-Energy Sky and Early Universe Surveyor (THESEUS) is a space mission concept aiming at fully exploiting Gamma-Ray Bursts for investigating the early Universe and at providing a substantial advancement of multi-messenger and time-domain astrophysics, currently under Phase A study by the European Space Agency (ESA) as candidate.


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