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Targeted Searches for Pulsars and Fast Transients

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December 05, 2012

Targeted Searches for Pulsars and Fast Transients

Joeri van Leeuwen

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December 05, 2012
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  1. Targeted  Searches  for  Pulsars  and  Fast  Transients Joeri  van  Leeuwen

  2. Targeted  Searches  for  Pulsars  and  Fast  Transients Joeri  van  Leeuwen

  3. Targeted  Searches  for  Pulsars  and  Fast  Transients Joeri  van  Leeuwen

  4. Van  Leeuwen TKP  DEC  12 Targeted  Searches  for  Pulsars  and

     Fast  Transients Science  –  TS  1 Radio-­‐‑quiet  neutron  stars Geminga
  5. Van  Leeuwen TKP  DEC  12 Targeted  Searches  for  Pulsars  and

     Fast  Transients Science  –  TS  1 Radio-­‐‑quiet  neutron  stars Fermi  gamma-­‐‑ray  pulsars
  6. Van  Leeuwen TKP  DEC  12 Targeted  Searches  for  Pulsars  and

     Fast  Transients Science  –  TS  1 Radio-­‐‑quiet  neutron  stars Commissioning: several  AXPs  (JVL) Fermi  sources  (TC) Cycle  0  Proposed: 8  sources,  @    4  hour  each
  7. Van  Leeuwen TKP  DEC  12 Targeted  Searches  for  Pulsars  and

     Fast  Transients Science  –  TS  2 High-­‐‑energy  sources Pulsar  wind  nebulae
  8. Van  Leeuwen TKP  DEC  12 Targeted  Searches  for  Pulsars  and

     Fast  Transients Science  –  TS  2 High-­‐‑energy  sources Supernova  remnants
  9. Van  Leeuwen TKP  DEC  12 Targeted  Searches  for  Pulsars  and

     Fast  Transients Science  –  TS  2 High-­‐‑energy  sources Unidentified  Fermi  sources  (MSPs)
  10. Van  Leeuwen TKP  DEC  12 Targeted  Searches  for  Pulsars  and

     Fast  Transients Science  –  TS  2 High-­‐‑energy  sources SNRs,  PNWe,  Fermi  UNID Cycle  0  proposed: ~10  of  the  newest  nebulae,  SNRs,   Fermi  unidentified  sources. 3-­‐‑hr  integrations  with  the   single-­‐‑clock    core,  competitive   and  at  lower  frequency.
  11. Van  Leeuwen TKP  DEC  12 Targeted  Searches  for  Pulsars  and

     Fast  Transients Science  –  TS  3 Nearby  galaxies  and  globular  clusters GC  M15
  12. Van  Leeuwen TKP  DEC  12 Targeted  Searches  for  Pulsars  and

     Fast  Transients Science  –  TS  3 Nearby  galaxies  and  globular  clusters 127  beams  on  M31
  13. Van  Leeuwen TKP  DEC  12 Targeted  Searches  for  Pulsars  and

     Fast  Transients Science  –  TS  3 Nearby  galaxies  and  globular  clusters 127  beams  on  M31
  14. Van  Leeuwen TKP  DEC  12 Targeted  Searches  for  Pulsars  and

     Fast  Transients Science  –  TS  3 Nearby  galaxies  and  globular  clusters 5  highest-­‐‑ranked  candidates  from  vL&S10, based  on  mass  and  collision  number. Cycle  0  proposed:  4  hrs  each
  15. Van  Leeuwen TKP  DEC  12 Targeted  Searches  for  Pulsars  and

     Fast  Transients Science  –  TS  4 Promising  imaging  sources For  beam-­‐‑formed  follow-­‐‑up  of  sources  such  as  ILT  J0320.3+5512. ~20  sources/semester,  @  30-­‐‑min  integrations  totals  10  hrs
  16. Van  Leeuwen TKP  DEC  12 Targeted  Searches  for  Pulsars  and

     Fast  Transients Summary Deep  pulsar  searches  towards  promising  associations  –  90  hrs  total