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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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 32-year record-high surface melt in 2019/2020 on north George VI Ice Shelf, Antarctic Peninsula 

      Banwell, Alison F.; Datta, Rajashree Tri; Dell, Rebecca L.; Moussavi, Mahsa; Brucker, Ludovic; Picard, Ghislain; Shuman, Christopher A.; Stevens, Laura A. (Copernicus Publications, 2020-10-22)
      In the 2019/2020 austral summer, the surface melt duration and extent on the northern George VI Ice Shelf (GVIIS) was exceptional compared to the 31 previous summers of dramatically lower melt. This finding is based on ...
    • 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), ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Advancements in the Aerosol Robotic Network (AERONET) Version 3 database – automated near-real-time quality control algorithm with improved cloud screening for Sun photometer aerosol optical depth (AOD) measurements 

      Giles, David M.; Sinyuk, Alexander; Sorokin, Mikhail G.; Schafer, Joel S.; Smirnov, Alexander; Slutsker, Ilya; Eck, Thomas F.; Holben, Brent N.; Lewis, Jasper R.; Campbell, James R.; Welton, Ellsworth J.; Korkin, Sergey V.; Lyapustin, Alexei I. (Copernicus Publications on behalf of the European Geosciences Union, 2019-01-11)
      The Aerosol Robotic Network (AERONET) has provided highly accurate, ground-truth measurements of the aerosol optical depth (AOD) using Cimel Electronique Sun–sky radiometers for more than 25 years. In Version 2 (V2) of the ...
    • Aegean Sea Level Network: Eastern Mediterranean Altimeter Calibration Network – eMACnet 

      Pavlis, Erricos C.; Evans, K.; Milas, P.; Massinas, B.A.; Paradissis, D. (National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 2009-09-14)
    • AeroCom phase III multi-model evaluation of the aerosol life cycle and optical properties using ground- and space-based remote sensing as well as surface in situ observations 

      Gliß, Jonas; Mortier, Augustin; Schulz, Michael; Andrews, Elisabeth; Balkanski, Yves; Bauer, Susanne E.; Benedictow, Anna M. K.; Bian, Huisheng; Checa-Garcia, Ramiro; Chin, Mian; Ginoux, Paul; Griesfeller, Jan J.; Heckel, Andreas; Kipling, Zak; Kirkevåg, Alf; Kokkola, Harri; Laj, Paolo; Sager, Philippe Le; Lund, Marianne Tronstad; Myhre, Cathrine Lund; Matsui, Hitoshi; Myhre, Gunnar; Neubauer, David; Noije, Twan van; North, Peter; Olivié, Dirk J. L.; Rémy, Samuel; Sogacheva, Larisa; Takemura, Toshihiko; Tsigaridis, Kostas; Tsyro, Svetlana G. (Copernicus Publications, 2021-01-06)
      Within the framework of the AeroCom (Aerosol Comparisons between Observations and Models) initiative, the state-of-the-art modelling of aerosol optical properties is assessed from 14 global models participating in the phase ...
    • THE AFTERGLOWS OF SWIFT-ERA GAMMA-RAY BURSTS. I. COMPARING PRE-SWIFT AND SWIFT-ERA LONG/SOFT (TYPE II) GRB OPTICAL AFTERGLOWS 

      Mirabal, N. (IOP, 2010-08-23)
      We have gathered optical photometry data from the literature on a large sample of Swift-era gamma-ray burst (GRB) afterglows including GRBs up to 2009 September, for a total of 76 GRBs, and present an additional three ...
    • AGN Forecasting 

      Hassan, Tarek; Mirabal, Nestor; Contreras, Jose Luis; the CTA Consortium (POS, 2012-06-20)
      The First Fermi-LAT catalog (1FGL) represents the most complete list of sources in the GeV sky to date. We use the reported 1FGL spectral parameters to extrapolate Fermi AGN spectra to the very-high energy (VHE) range (15 ...
    • Agricultural fires in the southeastern U.S. during SEAC⁴RS: Emissions of trace gases and particles and evolution of ozone, reactive nitrogen, and organic aerosol 

      Liu, Xiaoxi; Zhang, Y.; Huey, L. G.; Yokelson, R.J.; Wang, Y.; Jimenez, J. L.; Campuzano-Jost, P.; Beyersdorf, A.J.; Blake, D.R.; Choi, Y.; St. Clair, J. M.; Crounse, J.D.; Day, D. A.; Diskin, G.S.; Fried, A.; Hall, S. R.; Hanisco, T. F.; King, L. E.; Meinardi, S.; Mikoviny, T.; Palm, B. B.; Peischl, J.; Perring, A. E.; Pollack, I. B.; Ryerson, T. B.; Sachse, G.; Schwarz, J. P.; Simpson, I. J.; Tanner, D. J.; Thornhill, K. L.; Ullmann, K.; Weber, R. J.; Wennberg, P. O.; Wisthaler, A.; Wolfe, G. M.; Ziemba, L. D. (AGU Pubication, 2016-05-28)
      Emissions from 15 agricultural fires in the southeastern U.S. were measured from the NASA DC‐8 research aircraft during the summer 2013 Studies of Emissions and Atmospheric Composition, Clouds and Climate Coupling by ...
    • Air-LUSI: Supporting Advancement [STC1] of the Moon as a Reference for Earth Observations from Space Air-LUSI: Supporting Advancement of the Moon as a Reference for Earth Observations from Space 

      Turpie, Kevin; Brown, Steven; Woodward, John; Stone, Thomas; Gadsden, Andrew; Grantham, Steven; Larason, Thomas; Maxwell, Stephen; Cataford, Andrew; Newton, Andrew
      To monitor global environments from space, satellites must be calibrated accurately and consistently across time, missions and instruments. This requires the use of a stable, common reference that is continuously accessible ...
    • Airborne Lunar Spectral Irradiance (air-LUSI) Missioni Capability Demonstration 

      Turpie, Kevin; Brown, Steve; Woodward, John; Gadsden, Andrew; Stone, Tom; Grantham, Steve; Maxwell, Stephen; Larason, Tom; Newton, Andrew; Rice, Joe (Calcon, 2020-09-21)
      The Moon is a very useful calibration target for Earth-observing sensors in orbit because its surface is radiometrically stable and it has a radiant flux comparable to Earth scenes. To predict the lunar irradiance given ...
    • Airborne measurements of BrO and the sum of HOBr and Br2 over the Tropical West Pacific from 1 to 15 km during the CONvective TRansport of Active Species in the Tropics (CONTRAST) experiment 

      Chen, Dexian; Huey, L. Gregory; Tanner, David J.; Salawitch, Ross J.; Anderson, Daniel C.; Wales, Pamela A.; Pan, Laura L.; Atlas, Elliot L.; Hornbrook, Rebecca S.; Apel, Eric C.; Blake, Nicola J.; Campos, Teresa L.; Donets, Valeria; Flocke, Frank M.; Hall, Samuel R.; Hanisco, Thomas F.; Hills, Alan J.; Honomichl, Shawn B.; Jensen, Jørgen B.; Kaser, Lisa; Montzka, Denise D.; Nicely, Julie M; Reeves, Michael J.; Riemer, Daniel D.; Schauffler, Sue M.; Ullmann, Kirk; Weinheimer, Andrew J.; Wolfe, Glenn M. (AGU Pubication, 2016-10-13)
      A chemical ionization mass spectrometer was used to measure BrO and HOBr + Br₂ over the Tropical West Pacific Ocean within the altitude range of 1 to 15 km, during the CONvective TRansport of Active Species in the Tropics ...
    • Airborne measurements of organosulfates over the continental U.S 

      Liao, Jin; Froyd, Karl D.; Murphy, Daniel M.; Keutsch, Frank N.; Yu, Ge; Wennberg, Paul O.; St. Clair, Jason M.; Crounse, John D.; Wisthaler, Armin; Mikoviny, Tomas; Jimenez, Jose L.; Campuzano-Jost, Pedro; Day, Douglas A.; Hu, Weiwei; Ryerson, Thomas B.; Pollack, Ilana B.; Peischl, Jeff; Anderson, Bruce E.; Ziemba, Luke D.; Blake, Donald R.; Meinardi, Simone; Diskin, Glenn (AGU Pubication, 2015-02-28)
      Organosulfates are important secondary organic aerosol (SOA) components and good tracers for aerosol heterogeneous reactions. However, the knowledge of their spatial distribution, formation conditions, and environmental ...
    • Airborne measurements of the atmospheric emissions from a fuel ethanol refinery 

      Gouw, J. A. de; McKeen, S. A.; Aikin, K. C.; Brock, C. A.; Brown, S. S.; Gilman, J. B.; Graus, M.; Hanisco, T.; Holloway, J. S.; Kaiser, J.; Keutsch, F. N.; Lerner, B.M.; Liao, J.; Markovic, M. Z.; Middlebrook, A. M.; Min, K.-E.; Neuman, J. A.; Nowak, J. B.; Peischl, J.; Pollack, I. B.; Roberts, J. M.; Ryerson, T. B.; Trainer, M.; Veres, P. R.; Warneke, C.; Welti, A.; Wolfe, G. M. (AGU Pubication, 2015-04-08)
      Ethanol made from corn now constitutes approximately 10% of the fuel used in gasoline vehicles in the U.S. The ethanol is produced in over 200 fuel ethanol refineries across the nation. We report airborne measurements ...