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Supernovae and Gamma-Ray Bursts: The Greatest Explosions Since the Big Bang

Mario Livio, Nino Panagia, Kailash Sahu - Science - 2001 - 376 pages
Gamma-ray bursts are the most powerful explosions known in the Universe. Since their discovery in the early 1970s, they have been the subject of intense study but have defied ...
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What Are Gamma-Ray Bursts?

Joshua S. Bloom - Science - 2011 - 280 pages
Gamma-ray bursts are the brightest--and, until recently, among the least understood--cosmic events in the universe. Discovered by chance during the cold war, these evanescent ...
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2008 Nanjing Gamma-Ray Burst Conference

Yong-Feng Huang, Zi-Gao Dai, Bing Zhang - Science - 2008 - 414 pages
About 130 researchers from nearly 20 countries attended the meeting. Various topics on observations/theories on gamma-ray bursts and afterglows were delivered. Recent progress ...
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Gamma-ray bursts: the first three minutes : proceedings of a workshop held ...

Juri Poutanen, Roland Svensson - Nature - 1999 - 305 pages
Annotation Papers from a February 1999 workshop discuss unresolved issues regarding prompt emission of gamma-ray bursts (GRBs). Themes are temporal properties, spectral ...
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Gamma-ray Bursts: Observations, Analyses and Theories

Cheng Ho, Richard I. Epstein, Edward E. Fenimore - Science - 1992 - 499 pages
Summarizes the current understanding of Astronomical gamma-ray bursts, short-lived flashes of high-energy radiation, which have eluded even a basic explanation for over twenty ...
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Toward an Understanding of the Progenitors of Gamma-Ray Bursts

Joshua S. Bloom - Science - 2002 - 200 pages
The various possibilities for the origin ("progenitors") of gamma-ray bursts (GRBs) manifest in differing observable properties. Through deep spectroscopic and high-resolution ...
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