Discovery and confirmation of the shortest gamma-ray burst from a collapsar

@article{Ahumada2021DiscoveryAC,
  title={Discovery and confirmation of the shortest gamma-ray burst from a collapsar},
  author={Tom{\'a}s Ahumada and Leo P. Singer and Shreya Anand and Michael W. Coughlin and Mansi M. Kasliwal and Geoffrey Ryan and Igor Andreoni and S. Bradley Cenko and Christoffer U. Fremling and Harsh Kumar and Peter T. H. Pang and Eric Burns and Virginia Cunningham and Simone Dichiara and Tim Dietrich and Dmitry S. Svinkin and Mouza Almualla and Alberto J. Castro-Tirado and Kishalay De and Rachel Dunwoody and Pradip Gatkine and Erica Hammerstein and Shabnam Iyyani and Joe Mangan and Daniel A. Perley and Sonalika Purkayastha and Eric C. Bellm and Varun Bhalerao and Bryce T. Bolin and Mattia Bulla and C. Cannella and Poonam Chandra and D. Duev and Dmitry D. Frederiks and Avishay Gal-yam and Matthew J. Graham and Anna Y. Q. Ho and Kevin Hurley and Viraj R. Karambelkar and Erik C.Kool and Shrinivas R. Kulkarni and Ashish A. Mahabal and Frank J. Masci and Sheila McBreen and Shashi Bhushan Pandey and Simeon Reusch and Anna Ridnaia and Philippe Rosnet and Ben Rusholme and Ana Sagu{\'e}s Carracedo and Roger M. Smith and Maayane T. Soumagnac and Robert Stein and Eleonora Troja and Anastasia Tsvetkova and R. Walters and Azamat F. Valeev},
  journal={Nature Astronomy},
  year={2021}
}
Tomás Ahumada, Leo P. Singer, Shreya Anand, Michael W. Coughlin, Mansi M. Kasliwal, Geoffrey Ryan, Igor Andreoni, S. Bradley Cenko, Christoffer Fremling, Harsh Kumar, Peter T. H. Pang, Eric Burns, Virginia Cunningham, Simone Dichiara, Tim Dietrich, Dmitry S. Svinkin, Mouza Almualla, Alberto J. Castro-Tirado, Kishalay De, Rachel Dunwoody, Pradip Gatkine, Erica Hammerstein, Shabnam Iyyani, Joseph Mangan, Dan Perley, Sonalika Purkayastha, Eric Bellm, Varun Bhalerao, Bryce Bolin, Mattia Bulla… 
A Genuinely Short Gamma-Ray Burst from Massive Star Core Collapse
B.-B. Zhang, Z.-K. Liu, Z.-K. Peng, Y. Li, H.-J. Lü, J. Yang, Y.-S. Yang, Y.-H. Yang, Y.-Z. Meng, J.-H. Zou, H.-Y. Ye, X.-G. Wang, J.-R. Mao, X.-H. Zhao, J.-M. Bai, A. J. Castro-Tirado, Y.-D. Hu,
GRB 211227A as a Peculiar Long Gamma-Ray Burst from a Compact Star Merger
Long-duration gamma-ray bursts (GRBs) associated with supernovae (SNe) are believed to originate from massive star core-collapse events, whereas short-duration GRBs that are related to compact star
Two dimensional clustering of Gamma-Ray Bursts using durations and hardness
Gamma-Ray Bursts (GRBs) have been conventionally bifurcated into two distinct categories: ``short'' and ``long'' with durations less than and greater than two seconds respectively. However, there is
In Search of Short Gamma-Ray Burst Optical Counterparts with the Zwicky Transient Facility
The Fermi Gamma-ray Burst Monitor (GBM) triggers on-board in response to ∼40 short gamma-ray bursts (SGRBs) per year; however, their large localization regions have made the search for optical
The Optical Two and Three-Dimensional Fundamental Plane Correlations for Nearly 180 Gamma-Ray Burst Afterglows with Swift/UVOT, RATIR, and the SUBARU Telescope
Gamma-ray bursts (GRBs) are fascinating events due to their panchromatic nature. We study optical plateaus in GRB afterglows via an extended search into archival data. We comprehensively analyze all
A minute-long merger-driven gamma-ray burst from fast-cooling synchrotron emission
Gamma-ray bursts (GRBs) are intense episodes of high-energy emission seen isotropically across the sky and all through cosmic time. For decades, they have been broadly divided into ‘long’- and
Instrumental Tip-of-the-iceberg Effects on the Prompt Emission of Swift/BAT Gamma-ray Bursts
The observed durations of prompt gamma-ray emission from gamma-ray bursts (GRBs) are often used to infer the progenitors and energetics of the sources. Inaccurate duration measurements will have a
NMMA: A nuclear-physics and multi-messenger astrophysics framework to analyze binary neutron star mergers
The multi-messenger detection of the gravitational-wave signal the corresponding kilonova AT2017gfo and the short gamma-ray burst GRB170817A, as well as the observed afterglow has delivered a
A peculiar, long-duration gamma-ray burst from a neutron star-white dwarf merger
1School of Astronomy and Space Science, Nanjing University, Nanjing 210093, China 2Key Laboratory of Modern Astronomy and Astrophysics (Nanjing University), Ministry of Education, China 3Nevada
The Second Catalog of Interplanetary Network Localizations of Konus Short-duration Gamma-Ray Bursts
We present the catalog of InterPlanetary Network (IPN) localizations for 199 short-duration gamma-ray bursts (sGRBs) detected by the Konus-Wind (KW) experiment between 2011 January 1 and 2021 August
...
...

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 174 REFERENCES
Overview of the DESI Legacy Imaging Surveys
Author(s): Huang, L; Dey, A; Schlegel, DJ; Lang, D; Blum, R; Burleigh, K; Fan, X; Findlay, JR; Finkbeiner, D; Herrera, D; Juneau, S; Landriau, M; Levi, M; McGreer, I; Meisner, A; Myers, AD;
The Needle in the 100 deg2 Haystack: Uncovering Afterglows of Fermi GRBs with the Palomar Transient Factory
The Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope has greatly expanded the number and energy window of observations of gamma-ray bursts (GRBs). However, the coarse localizations of tens to a hundred square degrees
The Konus–Wind Catalog of Gamma-Ray Bursts with Known Redshifts. II. Waiting-Mode Bursts Simultaneously Detected by Swift/BAT
In the second part of The Konus–Wind Catalog of Gamma-Ray Bursts with Known Redshifts (the first part: Tsvetkova et al. ; T17), we present the results of a systematic study of gamma-ray bursts (GRBs)
The Electromagnetic Counterpart of the Binary Neutron Star Merger LIGO/Virgo GW170817. II. UV, Optical, and Near-infrared Light Curves and Comparison to Kilonova Models
NSF [AST-1411763, AST-1714498, DGE 1144152, PHY-1707954, AST-1518052]; NASA [NNX15AE50G, NNX16AC22G]; National Science Foundation; Kavli Foundation; Danish National Research Foundation; Niels Bohr
Gravitational Waves and Gamma-Rays from a Binary Neutron Star Merger : GW 170817 and GRB 170817 A
On 2017 August 17, the gravitational-wave event GW170817 was observed by the Advanced LIGO and Virgo detectors, and the gamma-ray burst (GRB) GRB170817A was observed independently by the Fermi
GRB 160625B: Evidence for a Gaussian-shaped Jet
We present multiwavelength modeling of the afterglow from the long gamma-ray burst GRB 160625B using Markov Chain Monte Carlo (MCMC) techniques of the afterglowpy Python package. GRB 160625B is an
The gamma-ray burst GRB060614 requires a novel explosive process
Over the past decade our physical understanding of gamma-ray bursts (GRBs) has progressed rapidly thanks to the discovery and observation of their long-lived afterglow emission. Long-duration (T<2 s)
Observations of the GRB afterglow ATLAS17aeu and its possible association with GW 170104
We report the discovery and multi-wavelength data analysis of the peculiar optical transient, ATLAS17aeu. This transient was identified in the skymap of the LIGO gravitational wave event GW170104 by
Properties of Relativistic Jets in Gamma-Ray Burst Afterglows
We extend our calculation of physical parameters of gamma-ray burst (GRB) jets by modeling the broadband emission of the afterglows 970508, 980519, 991208, 000926, 000418, and 010222. Together with
Light curves of the neutron star merger GW170817/SSS17a: Implications for r-process nucleosynthesis
TLDR
The late-time light curve indicates that SSS17a produced at least ~0.05 solar masses of heavy elements, demonstrating that neutron star mergers play a role in rapid neutron capture (r-process) nucleosynthesis in the universe.
...
...