Active galactic nucleus

Known as: Active Galactic Nuclei, Host galaxy, AGN 
An active galactic nucleus (AGN) is a compact region at the center of a galaxy that has a much higher than normal luminosity over at least some… (More)
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2013
2013
We show, using global three-dimensional grid-based hydrodynamical simulations, that ultrafast outflows (UFOs) from active… (More)
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2013
Review
2013
We present 10 μm–35 μm Spitzer spectra of the interstellar medium in the Central Molecular Zone (CMZ), the central 210 pc × 60 pc… (More)
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2012
2012
We present new Chandra X-ray observations of the brightest cluster galaxy (BCG) in the cool-core cluster Abell 2597 (z = 0.0821… (More)
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2010
2010
Data from the Fermi-LAT reveal two large gamma-ray bubbles, extending 50◦ above and below the Galactic center (GC), with a width… (More)
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2009
Review
2009
We use Hubble Space Telescope/Advanced Camera for Surveys images and a photometric catalog of the Cosmic Evolution Survey (COSMOS… (More)
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2008
2008
We analyse Chandra, XMM-Newton and HST data of the double-nucleus Ultraluminous Infrared Galaxy (ULIRG), Mrk 463. The Chandra… (More)
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2007
2007
MERLIN and VLA observations of the galaxy M82 have detected a jet-like elongated radio continuum feature emanating from one of… (More)
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2007
2007
Straightforward models of X-ray reflection in the inner region of accretion discs predict that the primary X-ray flux and the… (More)
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2004
2004
We measured the stellar velocity dispersions of 15 active galactic nucleus (AGN) host galaxies at redshifts as high as 0.34… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Because the critical central regions of Active Galactic Nuclei (AGN) and quasars are strongly nonspherical but spatially… (More)
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