The fast, luminous ultraviolet transient AT2018cow: extreme supernova, or disruption of a star by an intermediate-mass black hole?

Year-Month2019-03
JournalMonthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
AuthorPerley, Daniel A., Mazzali, Paolo A., Yan, Lin, Cenko, S. Bradley, Gezari, Suvi, Taggart, Kirsty, Blagorodnova, Nadia, Fremling, Christoffer, Mockler, Brenna, Singh, Avinash, Tominaga, Nozomu, Tanaka, Masaomi, Watson, Alan M., Ahumada, Tomás, Anupama, G. C., Ashall, Chris, Becerra, Rosa L., Bersier, David, Bhalerao, Varun, Bloom, Joshua S., Butler, Nathaniel R., Copperwheat, Chris, Coughlin, Michael W., De, Kishalay, Drake, Andrew J., Duev, Dmitry A., Frederick, Sara, González, J. Jesús, Goobar, Ariel, Heida, Marianne, Ho, Anna Y. Q., Horst, John, Hung, Tiara, Itoh, Ryosuke, Jencson, Jacob E., Kasliwal, Mansi M., Kawai, Nobuyuki, Khanam, Tanazza, Kulkarni, Shrinivas R., Kumar, Brajesh, Kumar, Harsh, Kutyrev, Alexander S., Lee, William H., Maeda, Keiichi, Mahabal, Ashish, Murata, Katsuhiro L., Neill, James D., Ngeow, Chow-Choong, Penprase, Bryan, Pian, Elena, Quimby, Robert, Ramirez-Ruiz, Enrico, Richer, Michael G., Román-Zúñiga, Carlos G., Sahu, D. K., Srivastav, Shubham, Socia, Quentin, Sollerman, Jesper, Tachibana, Yutaro, Taddia, Francesco, Tinyanont, Samaporn, Troja, Eleonora, Ward, Charlotte, Wee, Jerrick, Yu, Po-Chieh
Bibcode2019MNRAS.484.1031P
TelescopeGN
InstrumentGMOS-N
ParticipantLTP
First author participant affiliationUK
Co-author participant affiliationsUSA/UK
Program IDGN-2018A-Q-902

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