Cosmological implications of Compton tails in long duration GRB

Longo, F. and Barbiellini, G. and Bosnjak, Z. M. and Celotti, A. (2005) Cosmological implications of Compton tails in long duration GRB. Il nuovo cimento C, 28 (4\5). pp. 689-692. ISSN 1826-9885

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The recent suggestion of the possible presence of a significant amount of material (Thomson optical depth ∼ 1) at rest and at a typical distance of ∼ 1015 cm with respect to the GRB is presented. The relevance of such interpretation for GRB energetics and its cosmological implications is outlined.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: Paper presented at the “4th Workshop on Gamma-Ray Burst in the Afterglow Era”, Rome, October 18-22, 2004.
Uncontrolled Keywords: γ-ray sources; γ-ray bursts
Subjects: 500 Scienze naturali e Matematica > 520 Astronomia e scienze connesse > 523 Specifici corpi e fenomeni celesti > 523.1 L'universo, galassie, quasar (Classificare qui l'Astronomia descrittiva, la Cosmologia in ambito astronomico)
Depositing User: Marina Spanti
Date Deposited: 17 Mar 2020 13:30
Last Modified: 17 Mar 2020 13:30

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