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Broadband Observations of the Afterglow of GRB 000926: Observing the Effect of Inverse Compton Scattering

Harrison, F A; Yost, S A; Sari, R; Berger, Edo; Galama, T J; Holtzman, Jon A; Axelrod, Tim; Bloom, J S; Chevalier, Roger A; Costa, E; Diercks, A; Djorgovski, S G; Frail, Dale A; Frontera, F; Hurley, K C; Kulkarni, Shrinivas R; McCarthy, P J; Piro, L; Pooley, G; Price, Paul; Reichart, D E; Ricker, G R; Shepherd, D; Walter, Fabian; Wheeler, C; Schmidt, Brian


GRB 000926 has one of the best-studied afterglows to date, with multiple X-ray observations, as well as extensive multifrequency optical and radio coverage. Broadband afterglow observations, spanning from X-ray to radio frequencies, provide a probe of the density structure of the circumburst medium, as well as of the ejecta energetics, geometry, and physical parameters of the relativistic blast wave resulting from the explosion. We present an analysis of Chandra X-Ray Observatory observations...[Show more]

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Date published: 2001
Type: Journal article
Source: Astrophysical Journal, The
DOI: 10.1086/322368


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