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    • 0FGL J1830.3+0617: A FERMI BLAZAR NEAR THE GALACTIC PLANE 

      Mirabal, N.; Halpern, J. P. (IOP, 2009-08-10)
      aas-2018.png iop-2016.png 0FGL J1830.3+0617: A FERMI BLAZAR NEAR THE GALACTIC PLANE N. Mirabal1,3 and J. P. Halpern2 Published 10 August 2009 • © 2009. The American Astronomical Society. All rights ...
    • A 1D fluid model of the Centaurus A jet 

      Wykes, Sarka; Snios, Bradford T.; Nulsen, Paul E. J.; Kraft, Ralph P.; Birkinshaw, Mark; Hardcastle, Martin J.; Worrall, Diana M.; McDonald, Iain; Rejkuba, Marina; Jones, Thomas W.; Stark, David J.; Forman, William R.; Meyer, Eileen T.; Jones, Christine (2018-09-27)
      We implement a steady, one-dimensional flow model for the X-ray jet of Centaurus A in which entrainment of stellar mass loss is the primary cause of dissipation. Using over 260 ks of new and archival Chandra/ACIS data, we ...
    • The 2001 Superoutburst of WZ Sagittae 

      Patterson, Joseph; Masi, Gianluca; Richmond, Michael W.; Martin, Brian; Beshore, Edward; Skillman, David R.; Kemp, Jonathan; Vanmunster, Tonny; Rea, Robert; Allen, William; Davis, Stacey; Davis, Tracy; Henden, Arne A.; Starkey, Donn; Foote, Jerry; Oksanen, Arto; Cook, Lewis M.; Fried, Robert E.; Husar, Dieter; Novák, Rudolf; Campbell, Tut; Robertson, Jeff; Krajci, Thomas; Pavlenko, Elena; Mirabal, Nestor; Niarchos, Panos G.; Brettman, Orville; Walker, Stan (IOP, 2002-06-10)
      We report the results of a worldwide campaign to observe WZ Sagittae during its 2001 superoutburst. After a 23 yr slumber at V = 15.5, the star rose within 2 days to a peak brightness of 8.2, and showed a main eruption ...
    • The 2019 outburst of the 2005 classical nova V1047 Cen: a record breaking dwarf nova outburst or a new phenomenon? 

      Aydi, E.; Sokolovsky, K. V.; Bright, J. S.; Tremou, E.; Nyamai, M. M.; Evans, A.; Strader, J.; Chomiuk, L.; Myers, G.; Hambsch, F-J.; Page, K. L.; Buckley, D. A. H.; Woodward, C. E.; Walter, F. M.; Mróz, P.; Vallely, P. J.; Geballe, T. R.; Banerjee, D. P. K.; Gehrz, R. D.; Fender, R. P.; Gromadzki, M.; Kawash, A.; Knigge, C.; Mukai, K.; Munari, U.; Orio, M.; Ribeiro, V. A. R. M.; Sokoloski, J. L.; Starrfield, S.; Udalski, A.; Woudt, P. A. (2021-08-17)
      We present a detailed study of the 2019 outburst of the cataclysmic variable V1047 Cen, which hosted a classical nova eruption in 2005. The peculiar outburst occurred 14 years after the classical nova event, lasted for ...
    • 2021 Effective Area calibration of the Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope ARray (NuSTAR) 

      Madsen, Kristin; Forster, Karl; Grefenstette, Brian W.; Harrison, Fiona A.; Miyasaka, Hiromasa (SPIE, 2021-10-21)
      We present here the updated calibration of The Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope ARray NuSTAR, which was performed using data on the Crab accumulated over the last 9 years in orbit. The basis for this new calibration contains ...
    • 2FHL: THE SECOND CATALOG OF HARD FERMI-LAT SOURCES 

      Mirabal, N.; Buson, S.; et al. (IOP, 2016-01-14)
      We present a catalog of sources detected above 50 GeV by the Fermi-Large Area Telescope (LAT) in 80 months of data. The newly delivered Pass 8 event-level analysis allows the detection and characterization of sources in ...
    • 3FGL DEMOGRAPHICS OUTSIDE THE GALACTIC PLANE USING SUPERVISED MACHINE LEARNING: PULSAR AND DARK MATTER SUBHALO INTERPRETATIONS 

      Mirabal, N.; Charles, E.; Ferrara, E. C.; Gonthier, P. L.; Harding, A. K.; Sánchez-Conde, M. A.; Thompson, D.J. (IOP, 2016-06-29)
      Nearly one-third of the sources listed in the Third Fermi Large Area Telescope (LAT) catalog (3FGL) remain unassociated. It is possible that predicted and even unanticipated gamma-ray source classes are present in these ...
    • 3FHL: The Third Catalog of Hard Fermi-LAT Sources 

      Mirabal, N.; et al. (IOP, 2017-09-27)
      We present a catalog of sources detected above 10 GeV by the Fermi Large Area Telescope (LAT) in the first 7 years of data using the Pass 8 event-level analysis. This is the Third Catalog of Hard Fermi-LAT Sources (3FHL), ...
    • A 4‐year zonal climatology of lower tropospheric CO₂ derived from ocean‐only Atmospheric Infrared Sounder observations 

      Strow, L. Larrabee; Hannon, Scott E. (American Geophysical Union, 2008-09-20)
      A 4‐year zonally averaged climatology of atmospheric CO₂, ocean only, between ±60° latitude has been derived from the Atmospheric Infrared Sounder (AIRS) radiances. Using only very clear fields of view, the CO₂ profile in ...
    • A STUDY OF SURFACE PLASMON-COUPLED EMISSION FROM RHODAMINE 6G USING PICOSECOND PULSES AND CONTINUOUS WAVE LIGHT 

      Watts, Shelly C (2009-01-01)
      Fluorescence measurements are used in life sciences to provide important information about biomolecules (fluorophores) such as structure and conformational changes by detecting the target molecules on surfaces. Currently, ...
    • A Study of the Effects of Electromigration on Structures at the Nanoscale 

      Bole, Timothy W. (2009-01-01)
      This thesis summarizes a study of the effects of electromigration on nanoscale metallic structures. We have studied the impact of electromigration on two types of nanoscale systems, and as such the thesis naturally divides ...
    • Accreting on the edge: a luminosity-dependent cyclotron line in the Be/X-ray Binary 2S 1553-542 accompanied by accretion regimes transition 

      Malacaria, C.; Bhargava, Y.; Coley, Joel B.; Ducci, L.; Pradhan, P.; Ballhausen, R.; Fuerst, F.; Islam, N.; Jaisawal, G. K.; Jenke, P.; Kretschmar, P.; Kreykenbohm, I.; Pottschmidt, Katja; Sokolova-Lapa, E.; Staubert, R.; Wilms, J.; Wilson-Hodge, C.A.; Wolff, Michael T. (AAS, 2022-03-15)
      Accreting X-ray pulsars (XRPs) undergo luminous X-ray outbursts during which the luminosity-dependent spectral and timing features of the neutron star's emission can be analyzed in detail, thus shedding light on the accretion ...
    • The Accretion History of AGN: A Newly Defined Population of Cold Quasars 

      Kirkpatrick, Allison; Urry, C. Megan; Brewster, Jason; Cooke, Kevin C.; Estrada, Michael; Glikman, Eilat; Hamblin, Kurt; Ananna, Tonima Tasnim; Carlile, Casey; Coleman, Brandon; Johnson, Jordan; Kartaltepe, Jeyhan S.; LaMassa, Stephanie M.; Marchesi, Stefano; Powell, Meredith; Sanders, Dave; Treister, Ezequiel; Turner, Tracey Jane (2019-08-15)
      Quasars are the most luminous of active galactic nuclei (AGN), and are perhaps responsible for quenching star formation in their hosts. The Stripe 82X catalog covers 31.3 deg² of the Stripe 82 field, of which the 15.6 deg² ...
    • Accuracy and Stability Assessment of the ILRS Stations Over Two Decades 

      Pavlis, Erricos C.; Evans, K.; Kuzmicz-Cieslak, M. (National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 2013-11-11)
      The development of the ITRF depends on the quality of the contributions from the four geometric techniques. With the GGOS requirements for ITRF accuracy and stability becoming exceedingly stringent, ITRS requests that ...
    • Accurate Astrometry of 22 Southern Hemisphere Radio Sources 

      Fey, Alan L.; Ojha, Roopesh; Jauncey, David L.; Johnston, Kenneth J.; Reynolds, John E.; Lovell, James E. J.; Tzioumis, Anastasios K.; Quick, Jonathan F. H.; Nicolson, George D.; Ellingsen, Simon P.; McCulloch, Peter M.; Koyama, Yasuhiro (IOP, 2003-12-03)
      Milliarcsecond-accurate radio positions for 22 southern hemisphere extragalactic sources are reported. These positions are derived from Mark III very long baseline interferometry observations made between 2003 February and ...
    • Active Galactic Nuclei under the scrutiny of CTA 

      Sol, H.; Zech, A.; Boisson, C.; Almeida, U. Barres de; Biteau, J.; Contreras, J.-L.; Giebels, B.; Hassan, T.; Inoue, Y.; Katarzynsk, K.; Krawczynski, H.; Mirabal, N.; Poutanen, J.; Rieger, F.; Totani, T.; Benbow, W.; Cerruti, M.; Errando, M.; Fallon, L.; Pino, E. de Gouveia Dal; Hinton, J.A.; Inoue, S.; Lenain, J.-P.; Neronov, A.; Takahashi, K.; Takami, H.; White, R. (Elsevier, 2012-12-20)
      Active Galactic Nuclei (hereafter AGN) produce powerful outflows which offer excellent conditions for efficient particle acceleration in internal and external shocks, turbulence, and magnetic reconnection events. The jets ...
    • Adaptive Data Screening for Multi-Angle Polarimetric Aerosol and Ocean Color Remote Sensing Accelerated by Deep Learning 

      Gao, Meng; Knobelspiesse, Kirk; Franz, Bryan A.; Zhai, Peng-Wang; Martins, Vanderlei; Burton, Sharon P.; Cairns, Brian; Ferrare, Richard; Fenn, Marta A.; Hasekamp, Otto; Hu, Yongxiang; Ibrahim, Amir; Sayer, Andrew M.; Werdell, P. Jeremy; Xu, Xiaoguang (Frontiers, 2021-12-14)
      Remote sensing measurements from multi-angle polarimeters (MAPs) contain rich aerosol microphysical property information, and these sensors have been used to perform retrievals in optically complex atmosphere and ocean ...
    • Adiabatic pulse shaping for capacitively coupled hybrid qubits and optimization of modular entangling sequences 

      Setser, Arman (2020-01-20)
      Implementation of logical entangling gates is an important step towards realizing a quantum computer. In this work, we theoretically examine the implementation of two-qubit logical entangling gates ...
    • Advanced angular interpolation in the vector radiative transfer for coupled atmosphere and ocean systems 

      Zhai, Peng-Wang; Hu, Yongxiang; Josset, Damien B.; Trepte, Charles R.; Lucker, Patricia L.; Lin, Bing (Elsevier, 2012-10-09)
      We apply the iteration of source function (IOSF) philosophy to the successive order of scattering method for solving the vector radiative transfer equation in the coupled atmosphere and ocean system. A major class of ...
    • Advanced fabrication technologies for ultraprecise replicated mirrors for x-ray telescopes 

      Mimura, Hidekazu; Yamaguchi, Gota; Kume, Takehiro; Takeo, Yoko; Ito, Akinari; Matsuzawa, Yusuke; Saito, Takahiro; Hiraguri, Kentarou; Takehara, Yusuke; Takigawa, Ayumu; Tamura, Keisuke; Kanoh, Tetsuo; Tachibana, Kenji; Hashizume, Hirokazu; Mitsuishi, Ikuyuki (SPIE, 2020-12-13)
      For many years, Wolter mirrors have been used as imaging elements in X-ray telescopes. The shape error of Wolter mirrors fabricated by replicating the shape of a mandrel originates from the replication error in electroforming. ...