UK Space Conference: Gamma Ray Bursts and Swift (Julian Osborne)

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Published on April 4, 2008

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UVOT Cnts/s Gamma Ray Bursts and Swift BAT Julian Osborne University of Leicester XRT UK Space Conference - Charterhouse School March 28 2008

Outline GRB introduction Swift observatory GRB afterglows Short GRBs The most distant GRBs Breaking News: GRB 080319B

GRB introduction Swift observatory GRB afterglows Short GRBs The most distant GRBs Braking News: GRB 080319B The first gamma-ray burst (1969) Klebesadel et al 1973

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