Main Image
Volume 312 - 7th International Fermi Symposium (IFS2017) - Session Gamma-Ray Bursts
Exploring the low-energy domain of LAT-detected GRBs
E. Bissaldi,* N. Omodei, G. Vianello, D. Kocevski on behalf of the Fermi-LAT Collaboration
*corresponding author
Full text: pdf
Published on: 2017 December 12
Abstract
In preparation for the Second LAT Gamma-Ray Burst (GRB) catalog, we explore the use of the LAT low-energy (LLE) data selection to detect bursts with gamma-ray energy below 100 MeV.
Here we present the sample of GRBs that are detected at these energies through a Bayesian Block analysis of all Fermi Gamma-ray Burst Monitor (GBM) triggers collected in 8 years of Fermi mission.
In particular, we compare the temporal characteristics of this sample of GRBs with those of the brightest bursts detected above 1 MeV by the GBM.
Finally, we examine the properties of a subset of events which are not detected above 100 MeV (LLE-only GRBs).
DOI: https://doi.org/10.22323/1.312.0065
Open Access
Creative Commons LicenseCopyright owned by the author(s) under the term of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.