A single fast radio burst localized to a massive galaxy at cosmological distance

  title={A single fast radio burst localized to a massive galaxy at cosmological distance},
  author={Keith W. Bannister and Adam T. Deller and Chris Phillips and Jean-Pierre Macquart and Jason Xavier Prochaska and Nicol{\'a}s Tejos and Stuart D. Ryder and Elaine M. Sadler and Ryan M. Shannon and Sunil Simha and Cherie K. Day and Matthew McQuinn and F. O. North-Hickey and Shivani Bhandari and W R Arcus and Vardha N. Bennert and J. Burchett and Mieke Bouwhuis and Richard Dodson and Ron D. Ekers and W. Farah and Chris Flynn and Clancy W. James and Matthew Kerr and Emil Lenc and Elizabeth K. Mahony and John M. O’Meara and Stefan Osłowski and Hao Qiu and Tommaso Treu and Vivian U and Timothy Bateman and Douglas C.-J. Bock and R J Bolton and A. J. Brown and John D. Bunton and Aaron Chippendale and Francis Cooray and Tim J. Cornwell and N. Gupta and Douglas B. Hayman and Michael J. Kesteven and B{\"a}rbel S. Koribalski and A. MacLeod and N. M. McClure–Griffiths and Stephanie Neuhold and Ray P. Norris and Michael Pilawa and R. Y. Qiao and J. Reynolds and Daniel N. Roxby and Timothy W. Shimwell and Maxim A. Voronkov and C. D. Wilson},
  pages={565 - 570}
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