The Rates of hypernovae and gamma-ray bursts: Implications for their progenitors

@article{Podsiadlowski2004TheRO,
  title={The Rates of hypernovae and gamma-ray bursts: Implications for their progenitors},
  author={P. Podsiadlowski and P. Mazzali and K. Nomoto and D. Lazzati and E. Cappellaro},
  journal={The Astrophysical Journal},
  year={2004},
  volume={607}
}
  • P. Podsiadlowski, P. Mazzali, +2 authors E. Cappellaro
  • Published 2004
  • Physics
  • The Astrophysical Journal
  • A critical comparison of estimates for the rates of hypernovae (HNe) and gamma-ray bursts (GRBs) is presented. Within the substantial uncertainties, the estimates are shown to be quite comparable and give a galactic rate of 10-6 to 10-5 yr-1 for both events. These rates are several orders of magnitude lower than the rate of core-collapse supernovae, suggesting that the evolution leading to an HN/GRB requires special circumstances, very likely due to binary interactions. Various possible binary… CONTINUE READING
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