Compton Gamma Ray Observatory: views of the High Energy Sky (Slide Set Number 62)
 
  • Slide 1: Arthur Holly Compton (1892-1962)
  • Slide 2: The Compton Gamma Ray Observatory
  • Slide 3: The Burst and Transient Source Experiment (BATSE)
  • Slide 4: The Imaging Compton Telescope (COMPTEL)
  • Slide 5: The Energetic Gamma Ray Experiment Telescope (EGRET)
  • Slide 6: The Oriented Scintillation Spectrometer Experiment (OSSE)
  • Slide 7: Compton Gamma Ray Observatory deployment
  • Slide 8: Gamma rays and the electromagnetic spectrum
  • Slide 9: Energy coverage of the Compton Gamma Ray Observatory instruments
  • Slide 10: Gamma ray astrophysics
  • Slide 11: The EGRET all-sky map
  • Slide 12: EGRET image of the Galactic Anticenter
  • Slide 13: EGRET discovery image of the Gamma-Ray Blazar 3C279
  • Slide 14: Time history of 3C279 gamma-ray emission in June of 1991
  • Slide 15: EGRET source positions on the sky
  • Slide 16: COMPTEL map of the Galactic Center at 1.8 MeV
  • Slide 17: COMPTEL composite image of the Galactic Anti-Center
  • Slide 18: COMPTEL Orion cloud image
  • Slide 19: OSSE map of the Galactic Center at 511 keV
  • Slide 20: OSSE solar flare spectrum
  • Slide 21: BATSE all-sky plot of gamma-ray burst locations
  • Slide 22: BATSE gamma-ray burst sample time histories
  • Slide 23: Gamma-ray burst average time history
  • Slide 24: BATSE image of the Galactic Center region
  • Slide 25: Gamma-ray pulsar light curves
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