Monthly Archives: December 2011

The Impact of Recent Advances in Laboratory Astrophysics on our Understanding of the Cosmos

D. W. Savin (1) N. S. Brickhouse (2) J. J. Cowan (3) R. P. Drake (4) S. R. Federman (5) G. J. Ferland (6) A. Frank (7) M. S. Gudipati (8) W. C. Haxton (9) E. Herbst (10) S. Profumo … Continue reading

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Cross Sections for Electron Impact Excitation of O VI Lines

Haykel Elabidi (1), Sylvie Sahal-Bréchot (2), Nébil Ben Nessib (3) ((1) Groupe de Recherche en Physique Atomique et Astrophysique, Faculté des Sciences de Bizerte, Université de Carthage, Tunisia; (2) Observatoire de Paris, Meudon, France; (3) Groupe de Recherche en Physique Atomique … Continue reading

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The broad Fe Kα line and supermassive black holes

Predag Jovanovic (Astronomical Observatory, Belgrade, Serbia) Here we present an overview of some of the most significant observational and theoretical studies of the broad Fe Kα spectral line, which is believed to originate from the innermost regions of relativistic accretion … Continue reading

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Constraining the physical properties of Type II-P supernovae using nebular phase spectra

Kate Maguire (1,2) Anders Kerkstrand (3) Stephen J. Smartt (2) Claes Fransson (3) Andrea Pastorello (4) Stefano Benetti (4) Stefano Valenti (4) Filomena Bufano (5) Giorgios Leloudas (6) (1) Department of Physics (Astrophysics), University of Oxford (2)Astrophysics Research Centre, Queen’s … Continue reading

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