Chapter 27. The Galactic Center Nonthermal Filaments: Recent Observations and Theory

  1. Dr. A. Cotera5,
  2. Dr. S. Markoff6,
  3. T. R. Geballe8 and
  4. Prof. Dr. H. Falcke7
  1. T. N. Larosa1,
  2. Michael E. Nord2,3,
  3. T. Joseph5,
  4. W. Lazio3,
  5. Steven N. Shore4 and
  6. Namir E. Kassim3

Published Online: 30 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527617982.ch27

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

Larosa, T. N., Nord, M. E., Joseph, T., Lazio, W., Shore, S. N. and Kassim, N. E. (2003) The Galactic Center Nonthermal Filaments: Recent Observations and Theory, 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.ch27

Editor Information

  1. 5

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

  2. 6

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

  3. 7

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

  4. 8

    Gemini Observatory, tgeballe@gemini.edu

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Biological & Physical Sciences, Kennesaw State Univ, 1000 Chastain Rd., Kennesaw, GA 30144 USA

  2. 2

    Department of Astronomy, Univ. of New Mexico

  3. 3

    Code 7213, Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, DC 20375–5351

  4. 4

    Dipartimento di Fisica “Enrico Fermi”, Università di Pisa, 56100, Pisa, Italy

  5. 5

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

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:

  • Non-Thermal Filaments

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Observations

  • Review of NTF Characteristics

  • Theory: The Comet Model

  • Conclusions