Broad Iron Emission from Gravitationally Lensed Quasars Observed by Chandra

  title={Broad Iron Emission from Gravitationally Lensed Quasars Observed by Chandra},
  author={Dominic J. Walton and Mark T. Reynolds and J. Mitchell Miller and Rubens C. Reis and Daniel Stern and Fiona A. Harrison},
  journal={arXiv: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena},
Recent work has demonstrated the potential of gravitationally lensed quasars to extend measurements of black hole spin out to high-redshift with the current generation of X-ray observatories. Here we present an analysis of a large sample of 27 lensed quasars in the redshift range 1.0<z<4.5 observed with Chandra, utilizing over 1.6 Ms of total observing time, focusing on the rest-frame iron K emission from these sources. Although the X-ray signal-to-noise (S/N) currently available does not… Expand

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