Chapter 69. A Jet-ADAF Model for Sgr A*

  1. Dr. A. Cotera4,
  2. Dr. S. Markoff5,
  3. T. R. Geballe7 and
  4. Prof. Dr. H. Falcke6
  1. F. Yuan1,
  2. S. Markoff2 and
  3. H. Falcke3

Published Online: 30 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527617982.ch69

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

Yuan, F., Markoff, S. and Falcke, H. (2003) A Jet-ADAF Model for Sgr A*, 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.ch69

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

    Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, 60 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA

  2. 2

    MIT Center for Space Research, 77 Massachusetts Ave., NE80–6035, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA

  3. 3

    Max-Planck Institut für Radioastronomie, Auf dem Hügel 69, 53121 Bonn, Germany

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:

  • accretion;
  • accretion disks;
  • black hole physics;
  • galaxies: active;
  • galaxies: nuclei;
  • Galaxy:center;
  • hydrodynamics

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Observational results

  • Brief review of accretion and jet models for Sgr A*

  • Jet-ADAF model

  • Application of jet-ADAF model for NGC4258

  • Discussion: current status and future work