Estimate of the total power and age of FRII radio galactic jets

Hirotaka Ito, Motoki Kino, Nozomu Kawakatu, Naoki Isobe, Shoichi Yamada

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Abstract

By using analytical model of cocoon expansion, we examine the total power and age of jets in five FRII radio galaxies. The estimated total power is quite larger than those estimated in previous works based on observation of non-thermal emission from electrons. This might imply that the amount of unobservable particles (e.g. protons and thermal component) can not be ignored when considering jet dynamics.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)201-202
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Physics: Conference Series
Volume31
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2006 Mar 22

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  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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