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    • A blue point source at the location of supernova 2011DH 

      Folatelli, Gastón; Bersten, Melina C.; Benvenuto, Omar; Van Dyk, Schuyler D.; Kuncarayakti, Hanindyo; Maeda, Keiichi; Nozawa, Takaya; Nomoto, Ken’ichi; Hamuy Wackenhut, Mario; Quimby, Robert M. (The American Astronomical Society, 2014-10-01)
      We present Hubble Space Telescope (HST) observations of the field of the Type IIb supernova (SN) 2011dh in M51 performed at ≈1161 rest-frame days after explosion using the Wide Field Camera 3 and near-UV filters F225W ...
    • Census of HII regions in NGC 6754 derived with MUSE: Constraints on the metal mixing scale 

      Sánchez, S.; Galbany, Lluis; Pérez, E.; Sánchez Blázquez, P.; Falcón Barroso, J.; Rosales Ortega, F.; Sánchez Menguiano, L.; Marino, R.; Kuncarayakti, Hanindyo; Anderson, J.; Kruehler, T.; Cano Díaz, M.; Barrera Ballesteros, J.; González González, J. (EDP Sciences, 2015)
      We present a study of the HII regions in the galaxy NGC 6754 from a two pointing mosaic comprising 197 637 individual spectra, using integral field spectroscopy recently acquired with the MUSE instrument during its Science ...
    • Characterizing the environments of supernovae with MUSE 

      Galbany, Lluis; Anderson, J. P.; Rosales Ortega, F. F.; Kuncarayakti, Hanindyo; Krühler, T.; Sánchez, S. F.; Falcón Barroso, J.; Pérez, E.; Maureira, J. C.; Hamuy Wackenhut, Mario; González Gaitán, Santiago; Förster Burón, Francisco; Moral, V. (Oxford University Press, 2016)
      We present a statistical analysis of the environments of 11 supernovae (SNe) which occurred in six nearby galaxies (z less than or similar to 0.016). All galaxies were observed with MUSE, the high spatial resolution ...
    • Disappearance of the progenitor of supernova iptf13bvn 

      Folatelli, Gastón; Van Dyk, Schuyler D.; Kuncarayakti, Hanindyo; Maeda, Keiichi; Bersten, Melina C.; Nomoto, Ken'ichi; Pignata Libralato, Giuliano; Hamuy Wackenhut, Mario; Quimby, Robert M.; Zheng, WeiKang; Filippenko, Alexei V.; Clubb, Kelsey I.; Smith, Nathan; Elias Rosa, Nancy; Foley, Ryan J.; Miller, Adam A. (IOP Publishing, 2016)
      Supernova (SN) iPTF13bvn in NGC 5806 was the first Type Ib SN to have been tentatively associated with a progenitor in pre-explosion images. We performed deep ultraviolet (UV) and optical Hubble Space Telescope observations ...
    • Evolving into a remnant: optical observations of SN 1978K at three decades 

      Kuncarayakti, Hanindyo; Maeda, Keiichi; Anderson, J. P.; Hamuy Wackenhut, Mario; Nomoto, K.; Galbany, Lluis; Doi, M. (Oxford Univ Press, 2016)
      We present new optical observations of the supernova SN 1978K, obtained in 2007 and 2014 with the Very Large Telescope. We discover that the supernova has not faded significantly, even more than three decades after its ...
    • 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 ...
    • Nebular phase observations of the type-Ib supernova iPTF13bvn favour a binary progenitor 

      Kuncarayakti, Hanindyo; Maeda, Keiichi; Bersten, Melina Cecilia; Folatelli, Gastón; Morrell, Nidia; Hsiao, Eric; González Gaitán, Santiago; Anderson, J. P.; Hamuy Wackenhut, Mario; De Jaeger, Thomas; Gutiérrez, C. P.; Kawabata, K. S. (EDP Sciences, 2015)
      Aims. We present and analyse late-time observations of the Type-Ib supernova with possible pre-supernova progenitor detection, iPTF13bvn, which were done similar to 300 days after the explosion. We discuss them in the ...
    • On the triple peaks of SNHunt248 in NGC 5806* 

      Kankare, E.; Kotak, R.; Pastorello, A.; Fraser, M.; Mattila, S.; Smartt, S.; Bruce, A.; Chambers, K.; Elias Rosa, N.; Flewelling, H.; Fremling, C.; Harmanen, J.; Huber, M.; Jerkstrand, A.; Kangas, T.; Kuncarayakti, Hanindyo; Magee, M.; Magnier, E.; Polshaw, J.; Smith, K.; Sollerman, j.; Tomasella, L. (EDP Sciences, 2015)
      We present our findings on a supernova (SN) impostor, SNHunt248, based on optical and near-IR data spanning ∼15 yr before discovery, to ∼1 yr post-discovery. The light curve displays three distinct peaks, the brightest ...
    • The Progenitor of the Type IIb SN 2008ax Revisited 

      Folatelli, Gastón; Bersten, Melina C.; Kuncarayakti, Hanindyo; Benvenuto, Omar G.; Maeda, Keiichi; Nomoto, Ken’ichi (IOP Publishing, 2015)
      Hubble Space Telescope observations of the site of the supernova (SN) SN 2008ax obtained in 2011 and 2013 reveal that the possible progenitor object detected in pre-explosion images was in fact multiple. Four point sources ...
    • Rapidly Rising Transients from the Subaru Hyper Suprime-Cam Transient Survey 

      Tanaka, Masaomi; Tominaga, Nozomu; Morokuma, Tomoki; Yasuda, Naoki; Furusawa, Hisanori; Baklanov, Petr; Blinnikov, Sergei; Moriya, Takashi; Doi, Mamoru; Jiang, Ji-An; Kato, Takahiro; Kikuchi, Yuki; Kuncarayakti, Hanindyo; Nagao, Tohru; Nomoto, Ken’ichi; Taniguchi, Yuki (IOP, 2016)
      We present rapidly rising transients discovered by a high-cadence transient survey with the Subaru telescope and Hyper Suprime-Cam. We discovered five transients at z=0.384–0.821, showing a rate of rise faster than 1 ...
    • Statistical Studies of Supernova Environments 

      Anderson, Joseph; James, Phil A.; Habergham, Stacey; Galbany, Lluis; Kuncarayakti, Hanindyo (Cambridge Univ Press, 2015)
      Mapping the diversity of SNe to progenitor properties is key to our understanding of stellar evolution and explosive stellar death. Investigations of the immediate environments of SNe allow statistical constraints to be ...
    • Supernova 2010as: the lowest-velocity member of a family of flat-velocity type IIb supernovae 

      Folatelli, Gastón; Bersten, Melina C.; Kuncarayakti, Hanindyo; Olivares Estay, Felipe; Anderson, Joseph P.; Holmbo, Simon; Maeda, Keiichi; Morrell, Nidia; Nomoto, Ken’ichi; Pignata Libralato, Giuliano; Stritzinger, Maximilian; Contreras, Carlos; Forster, Francisco; Hamuy Wackenhut, Mario; Phillips, Mark M.; Prieto, José Luis; Valenti, Stefano; Afonso, Paulo; Altenmuller, Konrad; Elliott, Jonny; Greiner, Jochen; Updike, Adria; Haislip, Joshua B.; LaCluyze, Aaron P.; Moore, Justin P.; Reichart, Daniel E. (The American Astronomical Society, 2014-09-01)
      We present extensive optical and near-infrared photometric and spectroscopic observations of the stripped-envelope supernova SN 2010as. Spectroscopic peculiarities such as initially weak helium features and low ...
    • Type II supernovae as probes of environment metallicity: observations of host He II regions 

      Anderson, J. P.; Gutiérrez, C. P.; Dessart, L.; Hamuy Wackenhut, Mario; Galbany, Lluis; Morrell, N. I.; Stritzinger, M. D.; Phillips, M. M.; Folatelli, Gastón; Boffin, H. M. J.; De Jaeger, Thomas; Kuncarayakti, Hanindyo; Prieto, J. L. (EDP Sciences, 2016)
      Context. Spectral modelling of type II supernova atmospheres indicates a clear dependence of metal line strengths on progenitor metallicity. This dependence motivates further work to evaluate the accuracy with which these ...
    • Type II supernovae as probes of environment metallicity: observations of host HII regions (Corrigendum) 

      Anderson, J. P.; Gutiérrez, C. P.; Dessart, L.; Hamuy Wackenhut, Mario; Galbany, Lluis; Morrell, N. I.; Stritzinger, M. D.; Phillips, M. M.; Folatelli, Gastón; Boffin, H. M. J.; De Jaeger, Thomas; Kuncarayakti, Hanindyo; Prieto, J. L. (EDP Sciences, 2016)
    • Type IIb Supernova 2013df Entering Into An Interaction Phase: A Link Between The Progenitor And The Mass Loss 

      Maeda, Keiichi; Hattori, T.; Milisavljevic, Dan; Folatelli, Gastón; Drout, M. R.; Kuncarayakti, Hanindyo; Margutti, Raffaella; Kamble, Atish; Soderberg, Alicia; Tanaka, M.; Kawabata, M.; Kawabata, K. S.; Yamanaka, M.; Nomoto, K.; Kim, J. H.; Simon, J. D.; Phillips, M. M.; Parrent, J.; Nakaoka, T.; Moriya, T. J.; Suzuki, A.; Takaki, K.; Ishigaki, M.; Sakon, I.; Tajitsu, A.; Iye, M. (IOP Publishing, 2015)
      We report the late-time evolution of Type IIb supernova (SN IIb) 2013df. SN 2013df showed a dramatic change in its spectral features at similar to 1 yr after the explosion. Early on it showed typical characteristics shared ...