Chapter 10. Prospects for LOFAR Observations of the Galactic Center

  1. Dr. A. Cotera6,
  2. Dr. S. Markoff7,
  3. T. R. Geballe9 and
  4. Prof. Dr. H. Falcke8
  1. N. E. Kassim1,
  2. T. J. W. Lazio1,
  3. M. Nord1,2,
  4. S. D. Hyman3,
  5. C. L. Brogan4,
  6. T. N. Larosa5 and
  7. N. Duric2

Published Online: 30 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527617982.ch10

Proceedings of the Galactic Center Workshop 2002: The Central 300 parsecs of the Milky Way

Proceedings of the Galactic Center Workshop 2002: The Central 300 parsecs of the Milky Way

How to Cite

Kassim, N. E., Lazio, T. J. W., Nord, M., Hyman, S. D., Brogan, C. L., Larosa, T. N. and Duric, N. (2003) Prospects for LOFAR Observations of the Galactic Center, in Proceedings of the Galactic Center Workshop 2002: The Central 300 parsecs of the Milky Way (eds A. Cotera, S. Markoff, T. R. Geballe and H. Falcke), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527617982.ch10

Editor Information

  1. 6

    SETI Institute, Arizona State University, cotera@asu.edu

  2. 7

    Max Planck Institute, Center for Space Research, smarkoff @ mpifr-bonn.mpg.de

  3. 8

    Max Planck Institute, Center for Space Research, falcke@astron.nl

  4. 9

    Gemini Observatory, tgeballe@gemini.edu

Author Information

  1. 1

    Code 7213, Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, DC, 20375–5320, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, 87131, USA

  3. 3

    Department of Physics, Sweet Briar College, Sweet Briar, VA 24595, USA

  4. 4

    National Radio Astronomy Observatory, Socorro, New Mexico, 87801, USA

  5. 5

    Department of Biological and Physical Sciences, Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, GA, 30144, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 17 DEC 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527404667

Online ISBN: 9783527617982

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Keywords:

  • LOFAR;
  • low radio frequencies;
  • Galactic center;
  • nonthermal radio emission;
  • transients;
  • cosmic rays

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • LOFAR Capabilities

  • Sgr A Complex

  • Nonthermal Sources

  • Transients

  • Lower Frequencies

  • Recombination lines

  • Summary