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Status of space-based gamma-ray astronomy

@article{Buehler2015StatusOS,
  title={Status of space-based gamma-ray astronomy},
  author={Rolf Buehler},
  journal={arXiv: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena},
  year={2015}
}
  • R. Buehler
  • Published 31 August 2015
  • Physics
  • arXiv: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena
Gamma-ray observations give us a direct view into the most extreme environments of the universe. They help us to study astronomical particle accelerators as supernovae remnants, pulsars, active galaxies or gamma-ray bursts and help us to understand the propagation of cosmic rays through our Milky Way. This article summarizes the status of gamma-ray observations from space; it is the write-up of a rapporteur talk given at the 34th ICRC in The Hague, The Netherlands. The primary instrument used… 

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