X-ray bursts observed by HETE-2

M. Suzuki, M. Arimoto, N. Ishikawa, A. Kobayashi, J. Kotoku, M. Maetou, Y. Nakagawa, T. Sakamoto, R. Sato, T. Shimokawabe, Y. Shirasaki, S. Sugita, T. Tamagawa, K. Tanaka, N. Kawai, A. Yoshida, M. Matsuoka, N. Butler, G. B. Crew, R. VanderspekC. Graziani, T. Q. Donaghy, J. Doty, E. E. Fenimore, M. Galassi

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The High Energy Transient Explorer II (HETE-2) observed more than 500 X-Ray Bursts (XRBs) since its launch. Most of them are from ∼ 20 known X-ray sources. We investigated the observation coverage for each source and studied the frequency of the bursts from each source from 2001 to 2005.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1593-1594
Number of pages2
JournalNuovo Cimento della Societa Italiana di Fisica B
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - 2006 Dec
Externally publishedYes


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Suzuki, M., Arimoto, M., Ishikawa, N., Kobayashi, A., Kotoku, J., Maetou, M., Nakagawa, Y., Sakamoto, T., Sato, R., Shimokawabe, T., Shirasaki, Y., Sugita, S., Tamagawa, T., Tanaka, K., Kawai, N., Yoshida, A., Matsuoka, M., Butler, N., Crew, G. B., ... Galassi, M. (2006). X-ray bursts observed by HETE-2. Nuovo Cimento della Societa Italiana di Fisica B, 121(12), 1593-1594. https://doi.org/10.1393/ncb/i2007-10306-x