Chapter 63. Investigating the submillimetre variability of Sagittarius A* with SCUBA

  1. Dr. A. Cotera4,
  2. Dr. S. Markoff5,
  3. T. R. Geballe7 and
  4. Prof. Dr. H. Falcke6
  1. Douglas Pierce-Price1,
  2. Tim Jenness1,
  3. John Richer2 and
  4. Jane Greaves3

Published Online: 30 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527617982.ch63

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

Pierce-Price, D., Jenness, T., Richer, J. and Greaves, J. (2003) Investigating the submillimetre variability of Sagittarius A* with SCUBA, 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.ch63

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

    Joint Astronomy Centre, 660 North A'ohókú Place, Hilo, HI 96720, USA

  2. 2

    Cavendish Astrophysics, University of Cambridge, Madingley Road, Cambridge CB3 OHE, UK

  3. 3

    UK Astronomy Technology Centre, Blackford Hill, Edinburgh EH9 3HJ, UK

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:

  • Galaxy: center;
  • submillimetre;
  • Sagittarius A*;
  • variability;
  • techniques: image processing

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Reduction of multiple-beam SCUBA observations

  • Individual SCUBA observations of Sgr A*

  • Results and analysis

  • Conclusions