A change in the optical polarization associated with a gamma-ray flare in the blazar 3C 279

Record Type

  • Journal Articles

Full Title

  • A change in the optical polarization associated with a gamma-ray flare in the blazar 3C 279

Author(s)

  • Abdo A, Ackermann M, Ajello M, Axelsson M, Baldini L, Ballet J, Barbiellini G, Bastieri D, Baughman B, Bechtol K, Bellazzini R, Berenji B, Blandford R, Bloom E, Bock D, Bogart J, Bonamente E, Borgland A, Bouvier A, Bregeon J, Brez A, Brigida M, Bruel P, Burnett T, Buson S, Caliandro G, Cameron R, Caraveo P, Casandjian J, Cavazzuti E, Cecchi C, Celik O, Chekhtman A, Cheung C, Chiang J, Ciprini S, Claus R, Cohen-Tanugi J, Collmar W, Cominsky L, Conrad J, Corbel S, Corbet R, Costamante L, Cutini S, Dermer C, de Angelis A, de Palma F, Digel S, do Couto e Silva E, Drell P, Dubois R, Dumora D, Farnier C, Favuzzi C, Fegan S, Ferrara E, Focke W, Fortin P, Frailis M, Fuhrmann L, Fukazawa Y, Funk S, Fusco P, Gargano F, Gasparrini D, Gehrels N, Germani S, Giebels B, Giglietto N, Giommi P, Giordano F, Giroletti M, Glanzman T, Godfrey G, Grenier I, Grove J, Guillemot L, Guiriec S, Hanabata Y, Harding A, Hayashida M, Hays E, Horan D, Hughes R, Iafrate G, Itoh R, Jackson M, Johannesson G, Johnson A, Johnson W, Kadler M, Kamae T, Katagiri H, Kataoka J, Kawai N, Kerr M, Knoedlseder J, Kocian M, Kuss M, Lande J, Larsson S, Latronico L, Lemoine-Goumard M, Longo F, Loparco F, Lott B, Lovellette M, Lubrano P, Macquart J, Madejski G, Makeev A, Max-Moerbeck W, Mazziotta M, McConville W, McEnery J, McGlynn S, Meurer C, Michelson F, Mitthumsiri W, Mizuno T, Moiseev A, Monte C, Monzani M, Morselli A, Moskalenko I, Murgia S, Nestoras I, Nolan P, Norris J, Nuss E, Ohsugi T, Okumura A, Omodei N, Orlando E, Ormes J, Paneque D, Panetta J, Parent D, Pavlidou V, Pearson T, Pelassa V, Pepe M, Pesce-Rollins M, Piron F, Porter T, Raino S, Rando R, Razzano M, Readhead A, Reimer A, Reimer O, Reposeur T, Reyes L, Richards J, Rochester L, Rodriguez A, Roth M, Ryde F, Sadrozinski H, Sanchez D, Sander A, Parkinson P, Scargle J, Sgro C, Shaw M, Shrader C, Siskind E, Smith D, Smith P, Spandre G, Spinelli P, Stawarz L, Stevenson M, Strickman M, Suson D, Tajima H, Takahashi H, Takahashi T, Tanaka T, Taylor G, Thayer J, Thayer J, Thompson D, Tibaldo L, Torres D, Tosti G, Tramacere A, Uchiyama Y, Usher T, Vasileiou V, Vilchez N, Vitale V, Waite A, Wang P, Wehrle A, Winer B, Wood K, Ylinen T, Zensus J, Ziegler M, Uemura M, Ikejiri Y, Kawabata K, Kino M, Sakimoto K, Sasada M, Sato S, Yamanaka M, Villata M, Raiteri C, Agudo I, Aller H, Aller M, Angelakis E, Arkharov A, Bach U, Benitez E, Berdyugin A, Blinov D, Boettcher M, Buemi C, Chen W, Dolci M, Dultzin D, Efimova N, Gurwell M, Gusbar C, Gomez J, Heidt J, Hiriart D, Hovatta T, Jorstad S, Konstantinova T, Kopatskaya E, Koptelova E, Kurtanidze O, Lahteenmaki A, Larionov V, Larionova E, Leto P, Lin H, Lindfors E, Marscher A, McHardy I, Melnichuk D, Mommert M, Nilsson K, Di Paola A, Reinthal R, Richter G, Roca-Sogorb M, Roustazadeh P, Sigua L, Takalo L, Tornikoski M, Trigilio C, Troitsky I, Umana G, Villforth C, Grainge K, Moderski R, Nalewajko K, Sikora M

Publication Title

Publication Title (abbreviated)

  • NATURE

Publication Date

  • 2010 Feb 18

DOI

  • 10.1038/nature08841

ISSN

  • 0028-0836

Volume

  • 463

Issue

  • 7283

Page Count

  • 5

First Page

  • 919

Last Page

  • 923

Keyword(s)

Citation

  • Abdo A, Ackermann M, Ajello M, Axelsson M, Baldini L, Ballet J, Barbiellini G, Bastieri D, Baughman B, Bechtol K, et al. A change in the optical polarization associated with a gamma-ray flare in the blazar 3C 279. NATURE. 2010;463 (7283):919-923.

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