The Combined Ultraviolet, Optical, and Near-infrared Light Curves of the Kilonova Associated with the Binary Neutron Star Merger GW170817: Unified Data Set, Analytic Models, and Physical Implications

Year2017
JournalThe Astrophysical Journal Letters
AuthorVillar, V. A., Guillochon, J., Berger, E., Metzger, B. D., Cowperthwaite, P. S., Nicholl, M., Alexander, K. D., Blanchard, P. K., Chornock, R., Eftekhari, T., Fong, W., Margutti, R., Williams, P. K. G.
Bibcode2017ApJ...851L..21V
TelescopeGS
InstrumentFLAMINGOS-2/GMOS-S
PartnerUS
CountryUSA
Program IDGS-2017B-Q-8, GS-2017B-DD-4, GS-2017B-DD-1, GS-2017B-Q-30

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