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Title: Understanding X-ray timing and radio observations of jet sources
Authors: Meier, David L.
Keywords: radio observations
x-ray
Issue Date: Nov-2003
Publisher: Pasadena, CA : Jet Propulsion Laboratory, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 2003.
Citation: X-ray Timing 2003: Rossi and Beyond, Cambridge, MA, November 2003
Abstract: Time-dependent x-ray and radio observations of accreting sources give considerable insight into how jets might be produced, both in low-luminosity and high-luminosity situations. I discuss recent observations of binary x-ray sources and AGN that may have a direct bearing on jet production, and I review the theoretical efforts that have been made to understand them. While it is certainly true that jet production can be understood only with good accretion model, I also arue that accretion onto compact objects cannot be understood without fully taking into account the production of a jet. Jets are probably a fundamental aspect of some accretion modes.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2014/38643
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