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    • A Type II Supernova Hubble Diagram from the CSP-I, SDSS-II, and SNLS Surveys 

      Jaeger, T. De; González Gaitán, S.; Hamuy Wackenhut, Mario; Galbany, Lluis; Anderson, J. P.; Phillips, M. M.; Stritzinger, M. D.; Carlberg, R. G.; Sullivan, M.; Gutiérrez, C. P.; Hook, I. M.; Howell, D. Andrew; Hsiao, E. Y.; Kuncarayakti, H.; Ruhlmann-Kleider, V.; Folatelli, Gastón; Pritchet, C.; Basa, S. (Institute of Physics Publishing, 2017)
      The coming era of large photometric wide-field surveys will increase the detection rate of supernovae by orders of magnitude. Such numbers will restrict spectroscopic follow-up in the vast majority of cases, and hence new ...
    • 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, ...
    • Carnegie supernova project-II: The near-infrared spectroscopy program 

      Hsiao, E. Y.; Phillips, M. M.; Marion, G. H.; Kirshner, R. P.; Morrell, N.; Sand, D. J.; Burns, C. R.; Contreras, C.; Hoeflich, P.; Stritzinger, M. D.; Valenti, S.; Anderson, J. P.; Ashall, C.; Baltay, C.; Baron, E.; Banerjee, D. P.K.; Davis, S.; Diamond, T. R.; Folatelli, Gastón (Institute of Physics Publishing, 2019)
      Shifting the focus of Type Ia supernova (SN Ia) cosmology to the near infrared (NIR) is a promising way to significantly reduce the systematic errors, as the strategy minimizes our reliance on the empirical width-luminosity ...
    • Early-time light curves of Type Ib/c supernovae from the SDSS-II Supernova Survey 

      Taddia, F.; Sollerman, J.; Leloudas, G.; Stritzinger, M. D.; Valenti, S.; Galbany, Lluis; Kessler, R.; Schneider, D. P.; Wheeler, J. C. (ESO, 2015)
      Context. Type Ib/c supernovae (SNe Ib/c) have been investigated in several single-object studies; however, there is still a paucity of works concerning larger, homogeneous samples of these hydrogen-poor transients, in ...
    • THE HIGH-METALLICITY EXPLOSION ENVIRONMENT OF THE RELATIVISTIC SUPERNOVA 2009BB1 

      Levesque, Emily M.; Soderberg, M.; Foley, Ryan J.; Berger, E.; Kewley, Lisa; Chakraborti, S.; Ray, Aurkie; Torres, M. A. P.; Challis, P.; Kirshner, Robert P.; Barthelmy, S. D.; Bietenholz, M. F.; Chandra, P.; Chaplin, V.; Chevalier, R. A.; Chugai, N.; Connaughton, V.; Copete, A.; Fox, O.; Fransson, C.; Grindlay, J. E.; Hamuy Wackenhut, Mario; Milne, P. A.; Pignata Libralato, Giuliano; Stritzinger, M. D.; Wieringa, M. H. (2009-12)
      We investigate the environment of the nearby (d 40 Mpc) broad-lined Type Ic supernova SN 2009bb. This event was observed to produce a relativistic outflow likely powered by a central ac- creting compact object. While ...
    • Multiwavelength observations of the Type IIb supernova 2009mg 

      Oates, S. R.; Bayless, A. J.; Stritzinger, M. D.; Prichard, T.; Prieto, J. L.; Immler, S.; Brown, P. J.; Breeveld, A. A.; De Pasquale, M.; Kuin, N. P. M.; Hamuy Wackenhut, Mario; Holland, S. T.; Taddia, F.; Roming, P. W. A. (WILEY-BLACKWELL, 2012-08)
      We present Swift Ultra-Violet Optical Telescope and X-Ray Telescope (XRT) observations, and visual wavelength spectroscopy of the Type IIb supernova (SN) 2009mg, discovered in the Sb galaxy ESO 121-G26. The observational ...
    • The normal Type Ia SN 2003hv out to very late phases 

      Leloudas, G.; Stritzinger, M. D.; Sollerman, J.; Burns, C. R.; Kozma, C.; Krisciunas, K.; Maund, J. R.; Milne, P.; Filippenko, A. V.; Fransson, C.; Ganeshalingam, M.; Hamuy Wackenhut, Mario; Li, W.; Phillips, M. M.; Schmidt, B. P.; Skottfelt, J.; Taubenberger, S.; Boldt, L.; Fynbo, J. P. U.; Gonzalez, L.; Salvo, M.; Thomas-Osip, J. (EDP Sciences, 2009-10)
      Aims. We study a thermonuclear supernova (SN), emphasizing very late phases. Methods. An extensive dataset for SN 2003hv that covers the flux evolution from maximum light to day + 786 is presented. This includes 82 ...
    • Observed type II supernova colours from the carnegie supernova project-I 

      De Jaeger, Thomas; Anderson, J. P.; Galbany, Lluis; González Gaitán, Santiago; Hamuy Wackenhut, Mario; Phillips, M. M.; Stritzinger, M. D.; Contreras, C.; Folatelli, Gastón; Gutiérrez, C. P.; Hsiao, E. Y.; Morrell, N.; Suntzeff, Nicholas B.; Dessart, L.; Filippenko, A. V. (Oxford University Press, 2018-06)
      We present a study of observed Type II supernova (SN II) colours using optical/near-infrared photometric data from the Carnegie Supernovae Project-I. We analyse four colours (B - V, u - g, g - r, and g - Y) and find that ...
    • Optical and near-IR observations of the faint and fast 2008ha-like supernova 2010ae 

      Stritzinger, M. D.; Hsiao, Eric; Valenti, S.; Taddia, F.; Rivera Thorsen, T. J.; Leloudas, G.; Maeda, K.; Pastorello, A.; Phillips, M. M.; Pignata Libralato, Giuliano; Baron, E.; Burns, C. R.; Contreras, C.; Folatelli, Gastón; Hamuy Wackenhut, Mario; Höflich, P.; Morrell, N.; Prieto, J. L.; Benetti, S.; Campillay, A.; Haislip, Joshua B.; LaClutze, A. P.; Moore, J. P.; Reichart, D. E. (ESO, 2014)
      A comprehensive set of optical and near-infrared (NIR) photometry and spectroscopy is presented for the faint and fast 2008halike supernova (SN) 2010ae. Contingent on the adopted value of host extinction, SN 2010ae reached ...
    • A relativistic type Ibc supernova without a detected c-ray burst 

      Soderberg, A. M.; Chakraborti, S.; Pignata Libralato, Giuliano; Chevalier, R. A.; Chandra, P.; Ray, Aurkie; Wieringa, M. H.; Copete, A.; Chaplin, V.; Connaughton, V.; Barthelmy, S. D.; Bietenholz, M. F.; Chugai, N.; Stritzinger, M. D.; Hamuy Wackenhut, Mario; Fransson, C.; Fox, O.; Levesque, Emily M.; Grindlay, J. E.; Challis, P.; Foley, Ryan J.; Kirshner, Robert P.; Milne, P. A.; Torres, M. A. P. (Macmillan, 2010-01-28)
      Long duration c-ray bursts (GRBs) mark1 the explosive death of some massive stars and are a rare sub-class of type Ibc supernovae. They are distinguished by the production of an energetic and collimated relativistic outflow ...
    • A relativistic type Ibc supernova without a detected gamma-ray burst 

      Soderberg, A. M.; Chakraborti, S.; Pignata Libralato, Giuliano; Chevalier, R. A.; Chandra, P.; Ray, A.; Wieringa, M. H.; Capote, A.; Chaplin, V.; Connaughton, V.; Barthelmy, S. D.; Bietenholz, M. F.; Chugai, N.; Stritzinger, M. D.; Hamuy Wackenhut, Mario; Fransson, C.; Fox, O.; Levesque, E. M.; Grindlay, J. E.; Challis, P.; Foley, R. J.; Kirshner, R. P.; Milne, P. A.; Torres, M. A. P. (2010-01)
      Long duration c-ray bursts (GRBs) mark1 the explosive death of some massive stars and are a rare sub-class of type Ibc supernovae. They are distinguished by the production of an energetic and collimated relativistic outflow ...
    • Seeing Double: ASASSN-18bt Exhibits a Two-component Rise in the Early-time K2 Light Curve 

      Shappee, B. J.; Holoien, T. W.S.; Drout, M. R.; Auchettl, K.; Stritzinger, M. D.; Kochanek, C. S.; Stanek, K. Z.; Shaya, E.; Narayan, G.; Brown, J. S.; Bose, S.; Bersier, D.; Brimacombe, J.; Chen, Ping; Dong, Subo; Holmbo, S.; Katz, B.; Muñoz, J. A.; Mutel, R. L.; Post, R. (Institute of Physics Publishing, 2019)
      © 2018. The American Astronomical Society. All rights reserved..On 2018 February 4.41, the All-Sky Automated Survey for SuperNovae (ASAS-SN) discovered ASASSN-18bt in the K2 Campaign 16 field. With a redshift of z = 0.01098 ...
    • SN 2011A: A Low-Luminosity Interacting Transient With A Double Plateau And Strong Sodium Absorption 

      De Jaeger, Thomas; Anderson, J. P.; Pignata Libralato, Giuliano; Hamuy Wackenhut, Mario; Kankare, E.; Stritzinger, M. D.; Benetti, S.; Bufano, Filomena; Elias-Rosa, Nancy; Folatelli, Gastón; Forster, Francisco; González Gaitán, Santiago; Gutiérrez, C. P.; Inserra, C.; Kotak, R.; Lira Teillery, Paulina; Morrell, N.; Taddia, F.; Tomasella, L. (IOP Publisihing, 2015)
      We present optical photometry and spectroscopy of the optical transient SN 2011A. Our data span 140 days after discovery including BVRI u'g'r'i'z' photometry and 11 epochs of optical spectroscopy. Originally classified as ...
    • 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) ...
    • The Carnegie Supernova Project I photometry data release of low-redshift stripped envelope supernovae 

      Stritzinger, M. D.; Anderson, J. P.; Contreras, C.; Hamuy Wackenhut, Mario (EDP Sciences, 2018)
      The first phase of the Carnegie Supernova Project (CSP-I) was a dedicated supernova follow-up program based at the Las Campanas Observatory that collected science data of young, low-redshift supernovae between 2004 and ...
    • The lowest-metallicity type II supernova from the highest-mass red supergiant progenitor 

      Anderson, P.; Dessart, L.; Gutierrez, C.; Kruhler, T.; Galbany, Lluis; Jerkstrand, A.; Smartt, S.; Contreras, C.; Morrell, N.; Phillips, M.; Stritzinger, M.; Hsiao, E.; González Gaitán, Santiago; Agliozzo, C.; Castellon, Sergio; Chambers, K.; Chen, T.; Flewelling, H.; González, C.; Hosseinzadeh, G.; Huber, M.; Fraser, M.; Inserra, C.; Kankare, E.; Mattila, S.; Magnier, E.; Maguire, K.; Lowe, T.; Sollerman, J.; Sullivan, M.; Young, D.; Valenti, S. (Nature Publishing Group, 2018-07)
      Red supergiants have been confirmed as the progenitor stars of the majority of hydrogen-rich type II supernovae(1). However, while such stars are observed with masses > 25 M-circle dot (ref. (2)), detections of > 18 M-circle ...
    • The Type II supernovae 2006V and 2006au: two SN 1987A-like events 

      Taddia, F.; Stritzinger, M. D.; Sollerman, J.; Phillips, M. M.; Anderson, Joseph P.; Ergon, M.; Folatelli, Gastón; Fransson, C.; Freedman, W.; Hamuy Wackenhut, Mario; Morrell, N.; Pastorello, A.; Persson, S. E.; González, S. (EDP SCIENCES S A, 2012-01)
      Context. Supernova 1987A revealed that a blue supergiant (BSG) star can end its life as a core-collapse supernova (SN). SN 1987A and other similar objects exhibit properties that distinguish them from ordinary Type II ...
    • 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 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)