THE SUZAKU VIEW OF THE DISK–JET CONNECTION IN THE LOW-EXCITATION RADIO GALAXY NGC 6251

@article{Evans2011THESV,
  title={THE SUZAKU VIEW OF THE DISK–JET CONNECTION IN THE LOW-EXCITATION RADIO GALAXY NGC 6251},
  author={Dalland Evans and A. C. Summers and Martin J. Hardcastle and Ralph P. Kraft and Poshak Gandhi and J. H. Croston and J. C. Lee},
  journal={The Astrophysical Journal Letters},
  year={2011},
  volume={741}
}
We present results from an 87 ks Suzaku observation of the canonical low-excitation radio galaxy (LERG) NGC 6251. We have previously suggested that LERGs violate conventional active galactic nucleus unification schemes: they may lack an obscuring torus and are likely to accrete in a radiatively inefficient manner, with almost all of the energy released by the accretion process being channeled into powerful jets. We model the 0.5–20 keV Suzaku spectrum with a single power law of photon index… 

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