Skip navigation
Skip navigation

A New Population of Ultra-Long Duration Gamma-Ray Bursts

Levan, A. J.; Tanvir, Nial R; Starling, R L C; Wiersema, K; Page, K L; Perley, Daniel; Schulze, Steve; Wynn, Graham A.; Chornock, R; Hjorth, Jens; Cenko, S Bradley; Fruchter, A S; O'Brien, P T; Brown, Geroge C.; Tunnicliffe, Rachel L.; Malesani, Daniele; Jakobsson, Páll; Watson, Darach; Berger, E; Bersier, D; Cobb, Bethany Elisa; Covino, S.; Cucchiara, Antonino; De Ugarte Postigo, Antonio; Fox, Derek B; Gal-Yam, Avishay; Goldoni, Paolo; Gorosabel, J.; Schmidt, Brian

Description

We present comprehensive multiwavelength observations of three gamma-ray bursts (GRBs) with durations of several thousand seconds. We demonstrate that these events are extragalactic transients; in particular, we resolve the long-standing conundrum of the

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2014
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/77392
Source: Astrophysical Journal, The
DOI: 10.1088/0004-637X/781/1/13

Download

File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Levan_A_New_Population_of_Ultra-Long_2014.pdf2.98 MBAdobe PDF


Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  20 July 2017/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator