Constraint on the early expansion of XRF 080109, related to supernova SN 2008D

Zsolt Paragi, Alexander J. Van Der Horst, Chryssa Kouveliotou, Michael A. Garrett, Ralph A.M.J. Wijers, Jonathan Granot, Enrico Ramirez-Ruiz, Richard Strom

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We present results from two epochs global VLBI observations of XRF 080109/SN 2008D. With these sensitive global observations it is possible to give reasonable estimates to the speed of the radio ejecta. These early epoch data are crucial for the understanding of ejecta from type Ib/c SNe.

Original languageEnglish
Article number066
JournalProceedings of Science
StatePublished - 2008
Externally publishedYes
Event9th European VLBI Network Symposium on The role of VLBI in the Golden Age for Radio Astronomy and EVN Users Meeting, EVN Symposium 2008 - Bologna, Italy
Duration: 23 Sep 200826 Sep 2008

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