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    • Analysis of blueshifted emission peaks in Type II supernovae 

      Anderson, Joseph P.; Dessart, L.; Gutiérrez, Claudia P.; Hamuy Wackenhut, Mario; Morrell, N. I.; Phillips, M. M.; Folatelli, Gastón; Stritzinger, M. D.; Freedman, W. L.; González Gaitán, Santiago; McCarthy, P.; Suntzeff, Nicholas B.; Thomas-Osip, J. (Royal Astronomical Society, 2014-06-11)
      In classical P-Cygni profiles, theory predicts emission to peak at zero rest velocity. However, supernova spectra exhibit emission that is generally blueshifted. While this characteristic has been reported in many SNe, ...
    • A hubble diagram from TYPE II supernovae based solely on photometry: the photometric color method 

      De Jaeger, Thomas; González Gaitán, Sebastián; Anderson, J. P.; Galbany, Lluis; Hamuy Wackenhut, Mario; Phillips, M. M.; Stritzinger, M.; Gutiérrez, C.; Bolt, L.; Burns, C.; Campillay, A.; Castellón, S.; Contreras, C.; Folatelli, Gastón; Freedman, W. L.; Hsiao, Eric; Krisciunas, K.; Krzeminski, W.; Kuncarayakti, Hanindyo; Morrell, N.; Olivares, F.; Persson, S.; Suntzeff, Nicholas B. (The American Astronomical Society, 2015-12-20)
      We present a Hubble diagram of SNe II using corrected magnitudes derived only from photometry, with no input of spectral information. We use a data set from the Carnegie Supernovae Project I for which optical and ...
    • Strong near-infrared carbon in the Type Ia supernova iPTF13ebh 

      Hsiao, Eric; Burns, C.R.; Contreras, C.; Höflich, P.; Sand, D.; Marion, G.H.; Phillips, M. M.; Stritzinger, M.; González Gaitán, Santiago; Mason, R. E.; Folatelli, Gastón; Parent, E.; Gall, C.; Amanullah, R.; Anupama, G. C.; Arcavi, I.; Banerjee, D. P. K.; Beletsky, Y.; Blanc Mendiberri, Guillermo; Bloom, J. S.; Brown, P. J.; Campillay, A.; Cao, Y.; Cia, A. de; Diamond, T.; Freedman, W. L.; González, C.; Goobar, A.; Holmbo, S.; Howell, D. A.; Johansson, J.; Kasliwal, M. M.; Kirshner, R. P.; Krisciunas, K.; Kulkarni, S. R.; Maguire, K.; Milne, P. A.; Morrell, N.; Nugent, P. E.; Ofek, E. O.; Osip, D.; Palunas, P.; Perley, D. A.; Persson, S. E.; Piro, A. L.; Rabus, M.; Roth, M.; Schiefelbein, J. M.; Srivastav, S.; Sullivan, M.; Suntzeff, Nicholas B.; Surace, J.; Wózniak, P. R.; Yaron, O. (ESO, 2015)
      We present near-infrared (NIR) time-series spectroscopy, as well as complementary ultraviolet (UV), optical, and NIR data, of the Type Ia supernova (SN Ia) iPTF13ebh, which was discovered within two days from the estimated ...
    • Strong near-infrared carbon in the Type Ia supernova iPTF13ebh 

      Hsiao, Eric; Burns, C. R.; Contreras, C.; Höflich, P.; Sand, D.; Marion, G. H.; Phillips, M. M.; Stritzinger, M.; González Gaitán, Francisco; Mason, R. E.; Folatelli, Gastón; Parent, E.; Gall, C.; Amanullah, R.; Anupama, G. C.; Arcavi, I.; Banerjee, D. P. K.; Beletsky, Y.; Blanc Mendiberri, Guillermo; Bloom, J. S.; Brown, P. J.; Campillay, A.; Cao, Y.; De Cia, A.; Diamond, T.; Freedman, W. L.; González, C.; Goobar, A.; Holmbo, S.; Howell, D. A.; Johansson, J.; Kasliwal, M. M.; Kirshner, R. P.; Krisciunas, K.; Kulkarni, S. R.; Maguire, K.; Milne, P. A.; Morrell, N.; Nugent, P. E.; Ofek, E. O.; Osip, D.; Palunas, P.; Perley, D. A.; Persson, S. E.; Piro, A. L.; Rabus, M.; Roth, M.; Schiefelbein, J. M.; Srivastav, S.; Sullivan, M.; Suntzeff, Nicholas B.; Surace, J.; Woźniak, P. R.; Yaron, O. (EDP Sciencies, 2015-03-03)
      We present near-infrared (NIR) time-series spectroscopy, as well as complementary ultraviolet (UV), optical, and NIR data, of the Type Ia supernova (SN Ia) iPTF13ebh, which was discovered within two days from the estimated ...
    • Supernova 2008J: early time observations of a heavily reddened SN 2002ic-like transient 

      Taddia, F.; Stritzinger, M. D.; Phillips, M. M.; Burns, C. R.; Heinrich Josties, E.; Morrell, N.; Sollerman, J.; Valenti, S.; Anderson, J. P.; Boldt, L.; Campillay, A.; Castellón, S.; Contreras, C.; Folatelli, Gastón; Freedman, W. L.; Hamuy Wackenhut, Mario; Krzeminski, W.; Leloudas, G.; Maeda, K.; Persson, S. E.; Roth, M.; Suntzeff, Nicholas B. (2012)
      Aims. We provide additional observational evidence that some Type Ia supernovae (SNe Ia) show signatures of circumstellar interaction (CSI) with hydrogen-rich material. Methods. Early phase optical and near-infrared (NIR) ...
    • TYPE Iax SUPERNOVAE: A NEW CLASS OF STELLAR EXPLOSION 

      Foley, Ryan J.; Challis, P. J.; Chornock, R.; Ganeshalingam, M.; Li, W.; Marion, G. H.; Morrell, N. I.; Pignata Libralato, Giuliano; Stritzinger, M. D.; Silverman, J. M.; Wang, X.; Anderson, J. P.; Filippenko, A. V.; Freedman, W. L.; Hamuy Wackenhut, Mario; Jha, S. W.; Kirshner, R. P; McCully, C.; Persson, S. E.; Phillips, M. M.; Reichart, D. E.; Soderberg, A. M. (The American Astronomical Society, 2013)
      We describe observed properties of the Type Iax class of supernovae (SNe Iax), consisting of SNe observationally similar to its prototypical member, SN 2002cx. The class currently has 25 members, and we present ...
    • Type II Plateau supernovae as metallicity probes of the Universe 

      Dessart, L.; Gutiérrez, Claudia P.; Hamuy Wackenhut, Mario; Hillier, D. J.; Lanz, T.; Anderson, J. P.; Folatelli, Gastón; Freedman, W. L.; Ley, F.; Morrell, N.; Persson, S. E.; Phillips, M. M.; Stritzinger, M.; Suntzeff, Nicholas B. (2014-05-11)
      We explore a method for metallicity determinations based on quantitative spectroscopy of Type II-Plateau supernovae (SNe II-P). For consistency, we first evolve a set of 15 M main-sequence stars at 0.1, 0.4, 1, and 2 ...
    • UNBURNED MATERIAL IN THE EJECTA OF TYPE Ia SUPERNOVAE 

      Folatelli, Gastón; Phillips, M. M.; Morrell, Nidia; Tanaka, Masaomi; Maeda, Keiichi; Nomoto, Ken’ichi; Stritzinger, Maximilian; Burns, Christopher R.; Hamuy Wackenhut, Mario; Mazzali, Paolo; Boldt, Luis; Campillay, Abdo; Contreras, Carlos; González Tagle, Sergio; Roth, Miguel; Salgado, Francisco; Freedman, W. L.; Madore, Barry F.; Persson, S. E.; Suntzeff, Nicholas B. (2012-01-20)
      The presence of unburned material in the ejecta of normal Type Ia supernovae (SNe Ia) is investigated using early-time spectroscopy obtained by the Carnegie Supernova Project. The tell-tale signature of pristine material from ...
    • The underluminous Type Ia supernova 2005bl and the class of objects similar to SN 1991bg 

      Taubenberger, S.; Hachinger, S.; Pignata Libralato, Giuliano; Mazzali, Paolo; Contreras, C.; Valenti, S.; Pastorello, A.; Elias Rosa, L.; Bärnbantner, O.; Barwig, H.; Benetti, S.; Dolci, M.; Fliri, J.; Folatelli, Gastón; Freedman, W. L.; González, S.; Hamuy Wackenhut, Mario; Krzeminski, W.; Morrell, N.; Navasardyan, H.; Persson, S. E.; Phillips, M. M.; Ries, C.; Roth, M.; Suntzeff, Nicholas B.; Turatto, M.; Hillebrandt, W. (2008)
      Optical observations of the Type Ia supernova (SN Ia) 2005bl in NGC 4070, obtained from −6 to +66 d with respect to the B-band maximum, are presented. The photometric evolution is characterized by rapidly declining light ...