High-redshift Faranoff-Riley type II radio galaxies: X-ray properties of the cores

@article{Belsole2006HighredshiftFT,
  title={High-redshift Faranoff-Riley type II radio galaxies: X-ray properties of the cores},
  author={Elena Belsole and Diana M. Worrall and Marc V. Metchnik Department of PhysicsTheoretical Physics and University of Texas at Austin Department of Physics and Astronomy and Mathematics and University of Hertfordshire},
  journal={Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society},
  year={2006},
  volume={366},
  pages={339-352}
}
We present an extensive X-ray spectral analysis of the cores of 19 Faranoff-Riley type II sources in the redshift range 0.5 < z < 1.0 which were selected to be matched in isotropic radio power. The sample consists of 10 radio galaxies (RGs) and nine quasars. We compare our results with the expectations from a unification model that ascribes the difference between these two types of sources to the viewing angle to the line of sight, beaming and the presence of a dust and gas torus. We find that… 
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