A Search for Blazar-Like Radio-Loud Narrow-Line Seyfert 1 Galaxies
AbstractWe report the results of an observational program to investigate the gamma-ray and optical variability properties of the vRL NLSY1 galaxies listed in the Yuan et al. sample. We have identified 17 members of the Yuan et al. sample possibly associated with gamma-ray sources based on a combination of their optical polarization and optical variability and their gamma-ray properties. Eight have previously been associated with gamma-ray sources. We find nine additional members that we predict are excellent candidates to be associated with gamma-ray sources in the future. All 17 sources have many properties in common with flat spectrum radio quasars (FSRQs), suggesting that they may, in fact, constitute a new subclass of FSRQs. View Full-Text
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Miller, H.R.; Maune, J.D.; Eggen, J.R.; Turner, C.S.; Ferrara, E.C.; Gudkova, D.O.; Battles, A.M. A Search for Blazar-Like Radio-Loud Narrow-Line Seyfert 1 Galaxies. Galaxies 2017, 5, 20.
Miller HR, Maune JD, Eggen JR, Turner CS, Ferrara EC, Gudkova DO, Battles AM. A Search for Blazar-Like Radio-Loud Narrow-Line Seyfert 1 Galaxies. Galaxies. 2017; 5(1):20.Chicago/Turabian Style
Miller, Hugh R.; Maune, Jeremy D.; Eggen, Joseph R.; Turner, Clay S.; Ferrara, Elizabeth C.; Gudkova, Diana O.; Battles, Amy M. 2017. "A Search for Blazar-Like Radio-Loud Narrow-Line Seyfert 1 Galaxies." Galaxies 5, no. 1: 20.
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