Super-luminous Type Ic Supernovae: Catching a Magnetar by the Tail

C. Inserra, S.~J. Smartt, A. Jerkstrand, S. Valenti, M. Fraser, D. Wright, K. Smith, T. -W. Chen, R. Kotak, A. Pastorello, M. Nicholl, F. Bresolin, R.~P. Kudritzki, S. Benetti, M.~T. Botticella, W.~S. Burgett, K.~C. Chambers, M. Ergon, H. Flewelling, J.~P.~U. FynboS. Geier, K.~W. Hodapp, D.~A. Howell, M. Huber, N. Kaiser, G. Leloudas, L. Magill, E.~A. Magnier, M.~G. McCrum, N. Metcalfe, P.~A. Price, A. Rest, J. Sollerman, W. Sweeney, F. Taddia, S. Taubenberger, J.~L. Tonry, R.~J. Wainscoat, C. Waters, D. Young

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245 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)128
Number of pages1
JournalThe Astrophysical Journal
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jun 2013


  • stars: magnetars
  • supernovae: general
  • supernovae: individual: PTF10hgi PTF11rks SN 2011ke SN 2011kf SN 2012il
  • Astrophysics - High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena
  • Astrophysics - Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics

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