Chapter 35. Discovery of a non-thermal X-ray filament in the Galactic Centre

  1. Dr. A. Cotera4,
  2. Dr. S. Markoff5,
  3. T. R. Geballe7 and
  4. Prof. Dr. H. Falcke6
  1. Masaaki Sakano1,3,
  2. Robert S. Warwick1 and
  3. Anne Decourchelle2

Published Online: 30 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527617982.ch35

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

Sakano, M., Warwick, R. S. and Decourchelle, A. (2007) Discovery of a non-thermal X-ray filament in the Galactic Centre, 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.ch35

Editor Information

  1. 4

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

  2. 5

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

  3. 6

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

  4. 7

    Gemini Observatory, tgeballe@gemini.edu

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Leicester, Leicester LE1 7RH, UK

  2. 2

    CEA/DSM/DAPNIA, Service d'Astrophysique, C.E. Saclay, 91191 Gif-sur-Yvette Cedex, France

  3. 3

    Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)

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:

  • The Galactic Centre;
  • Individual: Sgr A East;
  • Individual: XMM J174540-2904.5;
  • X-ray;
  • peculiar

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • X-ray Observations

  • X-ray and radio images

  • X-ray and radio spectra

  • Discussion