Skip navigation
Skip navigation

SN2008am: A super-luminous type IIn supernova

Chatzopoulos, E.; Wheeler, J. Craig; Vinko, J.; Quimby, R.; Robinson, E. L.; Miller, A. A.; Foley, R. J.; Perley, D. A.; Yuan, Fang; Akerlof, C. W.; Bloom, J. S.


We present observations and interpretation of the Type IIn supernova SN2008am discovered by the ROTSE Supernova Verification Project (RSVP). SN2008am peaked at approximately -22.3 mag at a redshift of z = 0.2338, giving it a peak luminosity of 3 × 1044er

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2011
Type: Journal article
Source: Astrophysical Journal Letters
DOI: 10.1088/0004-637X/729/2/143


File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Chatzopoulos_SN2008am:_A_super-luminous_2011.pdf1.5 MBAdobe PDF    Request a copy

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

Updated:  17 November 2022/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator