The Width of the Gamma-ray Burst Luminosity Function

@article{Ulmer1995TheWO,
  title={The Width of the Gamma-ray Burst Luminosity Function},
  author={Andrew Ulmer and Ralph Wijers},
  journal={The Astrophysical Journal},
  year={1995},
  volume={439},
  pages={303-306}
}
We examine the width of the gamma-ray burst (GRB) luminosity function through the distribution of GRB peak count rates, Cpeak, as detected by Burst and Transient Source Experiment (BATSE) (1993). In the context of Galactic corona spatial distribution models, we attempt to place constaints on the characteristic width of the luminosity function by comparing the observed intensity distribution with those produced by a range of density and luminosity functions. We find that the intrinsic width of… 
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