Six Faint Gamma-ray Pulsars Seen with the Fermi Large Area Telescope -- Towards a Sample Blending into the Background

@article{Hou2014SixFG,
  title={Six Faint Gamma-ray Pulsars Seen with the Fermi Large Area Telescope -- Towards a Sample Blending into the Background},
  author={Xian Hou and D. A. Smith and Lucas Guillemot and C. C. Cheung and Ismael Cognard and H. A. Craig and Crist{\'o}bal M. Espinoza and Simon Johnston and Michael Kramer and O. Reimer and Thierry Reposeur and Ryan M. Shannon and Ben W. Stappers and Patrick Weltevrede},
  journal={Astronomy and Astrophysics},
  year={2014},
  volume={570}
}
Context: GeV gamma-ray pulsations from over 140 pulsars have been characterized using the Fermi Large Area Telescope, enabling improved understanding of the emission regions within the neutron star magnetospheres, and the contributions of pulsars to high energy electrons and diffuse gamma rays in the Milky Way. The first gamma-ray pulsars to be detected were the most intense and/or those with narrow pulses. Aims: As the Fermi mission progresses, progressively fainter objects can be studied. In… 

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