Authors
M. Nielsen
C. Dominik
G. Nelemans
R. Voss
Date (dd-mm-yyyy)
2013
Title
Obscuration of Supersoft X-ray Sources in Circumbinary Material—A Way to Hide Type Ia Supernova Progenitors?
Journal
Astronomical Society of the Pacific conference series
Volume
470
Publication Year
2013
Pages
281-286
Document type
Article
Faculty
Faculty of Science (FNWI)
Institute
Anton Pannekoek Institute for Astronomy (API)
Abstract
We investigate the possibility of obscuring supersoft X-ray sources in circumbinary material. We derive upper limits on the amount of circumstellar material needed to fully obscure a ‘canonical’ supersoft X-ray source, as observed with the Chandra X-ray Observatory.
Note
Proceedings title: 370 Years of Astronomy in Utrecht: proceedings of a conference held at Hotel Leeuwenhorst, Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands, 2-5 april
Publisher: Astronomical Society of the Pacific
Place of publication: San Francisco
ISBN: 9781583818244
Editors: G. Pugliese, A. de Koter, M. Wijburg
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https://hdl.handle.net/11245/1.403301