Physics of energy transport in extragalactic radio sources

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In The Physics of Extragalactic Radio Sources, David De Young provides a clearly written overview of what is currently known about these objects. A unique feature of the book is De Young's emphasis on the physical processes associated with extragalactic radio sources: their evolution, their environment, and their use as probes to solve other 4/5(1).

THE PHYSICS OF EXTRAGALACTIC RADIO SOURCES David S. DE YOUNG Kin Peak National Observatory,BoxTucson, AZU.S.A. Received April THE PHYSICS OF EXTRAGALAC TIC RADIO SOURCES David S. DE YOUNG Kitt Peak National Observatory, BoxTucson, AZUS.A. NORTH-HOLLAND PHYSICS PUBLISHING Cited by: On the th anniversary of Marconi's successful experiment on radio broadcasting, astronomers from all over the world met in Bologna (Italy) for five days, to update their knowledge of the physics and statistical properties of powerful extragalactic radio sources.

Since their discovery in the fifties enormous progress has been made. It is evident from this review that the mathematical and physical models which are applied to class I and class II jets are quite different. Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP M.L., Winkler, K-H.A., Smarr, L.L.:in Physics of Energy Transport in Extragalactic Radio Sources, ed.

A.H. Bridle and J.A. Eilek, N.R Author: G. Bicknell. Benford, G.,in Physics of Energy Transport in Extragalactic Radio Sources, ed.

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These counts involved the same methods discussed above for the star counts by Dutch astronomer Jacobus Kapteyn and the galaxy counts by Hubble except that. These bipolar jets feed large-scale magnetized plasmoids on scales as large as millions of light years (the radio lobes of extragalactic radio sources).

This interaction can initiate jets that transport energy fluxes exceeding 10*47 ergs/s. A diffuse and approximately isotropic high-energy photon background has been known to exist in the x-ray regime since and a similar background was observed by the SAS-2 satellite at high energies.

Generally, isotropic or nearly isotropic emission may arise from extragalactic sources or an extended halo around the galaxy. A classification of powerful extragalactic radio sources based on these surveys has revealed that ~10% of the objects are "compact symmetric objects" (CSOs) of an overall size.

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Accretion phenomena. X-ray and gamma-ray astrophysics. This paper explores the dynamics of radio source models in which energy is carried from a nucleus to the radio components by a relativistic beam. Only a small fraction of the energy supply can be radiated away from the tip of the beam, and the rest lingers on in a cavity surrounding the by: Radio galaxies and their relatives, radio-loud quasars and blazars, are types of active galaxy nuclei that are very luminous at radio wavelengths, with luminosities up to 10 39 W between 10 MHz and GHz.

The radio emission is due to the synchrotron observed structure in radio emission is determined by the interaction between twin jets and the external medium. energy particles; Part IV. Extragalactic High Energy Astrophysics: Active galaxies; Black holes in the nuclei of galaxies; The vicinity of the black hole; Extragalactic radio sources; Compact extragalactic sources and superluminal motions; Cosmological aspects of high energy astrophysics; Appendix; References; Index.

ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: xxvi, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm. Contents: MHD formation of jets from accretion disks / R.V.E. Lovelace and M.M. Romanova --Estimates of doppler factors, outlow angles, and bulk Lorentz factors for a sample of compact radio sources / R.A. Daly, E.J. Guerra and A.

Guijosa --Physics of parsec. These bipolar jets feed large-scale magnetized plasmoids on scales as large as millions of light years (the radio lobes of extragalactic radio sources). This interaction can initiate jets that transport energy fluxes exceeding 10 47 ergs/ by: An electron of energy y (in units of mc2) radiates synchrotron power P(7), where [9] An outstanding problem in contemporary astro- physics is the mechanism by which electrons are accel- erated to ultrarelativistic energies in the extragalactic radio Cited by: 2.

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These classes are radio-loud and radio-quiet sources. The former are generally referred to as extragalactic radio sources. Extragalactic radio sources (EGRSs) include those sources with high ratio of radio to optical emission, commonly defined by the ratio of the two flux densities.

These sources comprise radio galaxies, quasars, etc [2,3.

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