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The TANAMI Program

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Muller, C and Kadler, M and Ojha, R and Bock, M and Booth, R and Dutka, MS and Edwards, P and Fey, AL and Fuhrmann, L and Hase, H and Horiuchi, S and Jauncey, DL and Johnston, KJ and Katz, U and Lister, M and Lovell, JEJ and Plo umi tz, C and Quick, JFH and Ros, E and Taylor, GB and Thompson, DJ and Tingay, SJ and Tosti, G and Tzioumis, AK and Wilms, J and Zensus, JA, The TANAMI Program, American Institute of Physics, 7-11 September 2009, Bologna, Italy, pp. 481-482. ISBN 978-0-7354-0795-4 (2010) [Conference Edited]

DOI: doi:10.1063/1.3475502

Abstract

TANAMI (Tracking Active Galactic Nuclei with Austral Milliarcsecond Interferometry) is a monitoring program to study the parsec-scale structures and dynamics of relativistic jets in active galactic nuclei (AGN) of the Southern Hemisphere with the Long Baseline Array and associated telescopes. Extragalactic jets south of -30° declination are observed at 8.4 GHz and 22 GHz every two months at milliarcsecond resolution. The initial TANAMI sample is a hybrid radio and γ-ray selected sample since the combination of VLBI and γ-ray observations is crucial to understand the broadband emission characteristics of AGN. © 2010 American Institute of Physics.

Item Details

Item Type:Conference Edited
Keywords:active galaxies, astrophysical jets, galactic nuclei
Research Division:Physical Sciences
Research Group:Astronomical and Space Sciences
Research Field:Cosmology and Extragalactic Astronomy
Objective Division:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Group:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Field:Expanding Knowledge in the Physical Sciences
UTAS Author:Lovell, JEJ (Dr Jim Lovell)
ID Code:66500
Year Published:2010
Deposited By:Mathematics and Physics
Deposited On:2011-01-31
Last Modified:2011-01-31
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