Extensive multiband study of the X-ray rich GRB 050408 - A likely off-axis event with an intense energy injection


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de Ugarte Postigo A., Fatkhullin T. A. , Johannesson G., Gorosabel J., Sokolov V. V. , Castro-Tirado A. J. , ...More

ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, vol.462, no.3, 2007 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 462 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1051/0004-6361:20066660
  • Journal Name: ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Keywords: gamma rays : bursts, techniques : photometric, LIGHT CURVES, BURSTS, AFTERGLOW, DUST, FLASHES, ENVIRONMENT, SPECTRA

Abstract

Aims. Understand the shape and implications of the multiband ligth curve of GRB050408, an X-ray rich (XRR) burst.