Multi-Wavelength Observations of Short-Duration Gamma-Ray Bursts: Recent Results

@article{Kann2013MultiWavelengthOO,
  title={Multi-Wavelength Observations of Short-Duration Gamma-Ray Bursts: Recent Results},
  author={David Alexander Kann},
  journal={Eas Publications Series},
  year={2013},
  volume={61},
  pages={309-317}
}
  • D. A. Kann
  • Published 30 November 2012
  • Physics
  • Eas Publications Series
The number of detections as well as significantly deep non-detections of optical/NIR afterglows of Type I (compact-object-merger population) Gamma-Ray Bursts (GRBs) has become large enough that statistically meaningful samples can now be constructed. I present within some recent results on the luminosity distribution of Type I GRB afterglows in comparison to those of Type II GRBs (collapsar population), the issue of the existence of jet breaks in Type I GRB afterglows, and the discovery of… Expand
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