Essays about: "blazars"
Found 2 essays containing the word blazars.
1. AGN Candidates for High Energy Neutrino Emission in IceCubeUniversity essay from Uppsala universitet/Högenergifysik
Abstract : Since the construction of the IceCube Neutrino Observatory was completed in 2010, many amazing discoveries have been made in the field of neutrino physics. Recently a neutrino event has been linked to an blazar-type active galactic nucleus source, bringing us one step closer to understanding the production of high-energy extragalactic neutrinos and ushering in a new era of multimessenger astronomy. READ MORE
2. High Energy gamma-ray behavior of a potential astrophysical neutrino source : The case of TXS 0506+056University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för fysik och elektroteknik (IFE)
Abstract : Blazars are a type of Active Galaxy that emit strong astrophysical jets. The association of a HE gamma-ray flare from the blazar TXS 0506+056 to the IceCube-170922A neutrino event in 2017, opened the possibility to a link between these two events. READ MORE