Sub-Milliarcsecond Imaging of Quasars and Active Galactic Nuclei. IV. Fine-Scale Structure

@article{Kovalev1998SubMilliarcsecondIO,
  title={Sub-Milliarcsecond Imaging of Quasars and Active Galactic Nuclei. IV. Fine-Scale Structure},
  author={Yuri Y. Kovalev and Kenneth I. Kellermann and Matthew L. Lister and Daniel C. Homan and Ren{\'e} C. Vermeulen and M. H. Cohen and Eduardo Ros and Matthias Kadler and Andrew P. Lobanov and J. Anton Zensus and N. S. Kardashev and L. I. Gurvits and Margo F. Aller and H. D. Aller},
  journal={The Astronomical Journal},
  year={1998},
  volume={130},
  pages={2473 - 2505}
}
We have examined the compact structure in 250 flat-spectrum extragalactic radio sources using interferometric fringe visibilities obtained with the Very Long Baseline Array (VLBA) at 15 GHz. With projected baselines out to 440 Mλ, we are able to investigate source structure on typical angular scales as small as 0.05 mas. This scale is similar to the resolution of the VLBI Space Observatory Programme data obtained on longer baselines at a lower frequency and with somewhat poorer accuracy. For… 

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