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Construction and preliminary application of the variability→luminosity estimator

Reichart, Daniel E. and Lamb, Donald Q. (2001) Construction and preliminary application of the variability→luminosity estimator. In: Relativistic Astrophysics: 20th Texas Symposium. AIP Conference Series. No.586. American Institute of Physics , Melville, NY, pp. 599-604. ISBN 0-7354-0026-1.

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We present a possible Cepheid-like luminosity estimator for the long-duration gamma-ray bursts based on the variability of their light curves. We also present a preliminary application of this luminosity estimator to 907 long-duration bursts from the BATSE catalog.

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Additional Information:© 2001 American Institute of Physics. Issue Date: 15 October 2001.
Subject Keywords:variable stars; gamma-ray sources (astronomical); astronomical photometry; astronomical catalogues; gamma-ray astronomy; brightness; distance measurement
Series Name:AIP Conference Series
Issue or Number:586
Classification Code:PACS: 97.30.-b; 97.10.Ri; 98.70.Rz; 95.75.De
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Official Citation:Construction and preliminary application of the variability --> luminosity estimator Daniel E. Reichart and Donald Q. Lamb, AIP Conf. Proc. 586, 599 (2001), DOI:10.1063/1.1419620
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