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Name 014196
Title Jets from protostars: a new class of astronomical X-ray sources
URL

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DOI 10.5270/esa-1hc11uc
Author Dr Fabio Favata
Description Following our detection for the first time of X-ray emission from a shock associated with a protostellar jet (from L1551 IRS5) we propose to observe with XMM two shocks associated with protostellar jets for which previous (unreported) evidence of associated X-ray emission is present. The collecting area of XMM will allow good S-N X-ray spectra to be collected, allowing to determine whether X-ray emission is a general characteristic of protostellar jets as a class and to study the physical conditions in the two targets, also assessing their influence on the conditions of e.g. the protostellar accretion disk.
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Exploring X-ray and radio emission of type 1 AGN up to z ~ 2.3 . Ballo, L., Heras, F. J. H., et all. . A&A . 545-66 . 2012 . 2012A&A...545A..66B ,...
Instrument EMOS1, EMOS2, EPN, OM, RGS1, RGS2
Temporal Coverage 2003-02-15T17:01:18Z/2003-02-16T02:17:00Z
Version 17.56_20190403_1200
Mission Description The European Space Agency's (ESA) X-ray Multi-Mirror Mission (XMM-Newton) was launched by an Ariane 504 on December 10th 1999. XMM-Newton is ESA's second cornerstone of the Horizon 2000 Science Programme. It carries 3 high throughput X-ray telescopes with an unprecedented effective area, and an optical monitor, the first flown on a X-ray observatory. The large collecting area and ability to make long uninterrupted exposures provide highly sensitive observations.
Since Earth's atmosphere blocks out all X-rays, only a telescope in space can detect and study celestial X-ray sources. The XMM-Newton mission is helping scientists to solve a number of cosmic mysteries, ranging from the enigmatic black holes to the origins of the Universe itself. Observing time on XMM-Newton is being made available to the scientific community, applying for observational periods on a competitive basis.
Creator Contact https://www.cosmos.esa.int/web/xmm-newton/xmm-newton-helpdesk
Date Published 2004-03-21T00:00:00Z
Publisher And Registrant European Space Agency
Credit Guidelines European Space Agency, 2004-03-21T00:00:00Z, 014196, 17.56_20190403_1200. https://doi.org/10.5270/esa-1hc11uc