# IACT observations of gamma-ray bursts: prospects for the Cherenkov Telescope Array

@article{Gilmore2013IACTOO,
title={IACT observations of gamma-ray bursts: prospects for the Cherenkov Telescope Array},
author={Rudy C. Gilmore and Aurelien Bouvier and Valerie Connaughton and Adam Goldstein and Nepomuk Otte and Joel R. Primack and David Allen Williams},
journal={Experimental Astronomy},
year={2013},
volume={35},
pages={413-457}
}
Gamma rays at rest frame energies as high as 90 GeV have been reported from gamma-ray bursts (GRBs) by the Fermi Large Area Telescope (LAT). There is considerable hope that a confirmed GRB detection will be possible with the upcoming Cherenkov Telescope Array (CTA), which will have a larger effective area and better low-energy sensitivity than current-generation imaging atmospheric Cherenkov telescopes (IACTs). To estimate the likelihood of such a detection, we have developed a phenomenological… Expand
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