# Synchrotron Radiation Maps from Relativistic MHD Jet Simulations

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## Abstract

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## 1. Introduction

## 2. Materials and Methods

## 3. Results

#### 3.1. Simulations

#### 3.2. Ray-casting

## 4. Discussion

## Acknowledgments

## Author Contributions

## Conflicts of Interest

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**Figure 1.**

**Left**: Density map at $t=0$ (

**top**) and $t=3$ (

**bottom**) for $\sigma ={10}^{-3}$.

**Right**: Density map at $t=0$ (

**top**) and $t=3$ (

**bottom**) for $\sigma ={10}^{-1}$. The shown plane is perpendicular to the jet axis.

**Figure 2.**

**Left:**Normalized intensity map (Stokes I) at $t=0$ (

**top**) and $t=3$ (

**bottom**) for $\sigma ={10}^{-3}$.

**Right:**Normalized intensity map at $t=0$ (

**top**) and $t=3$ (

**bottom**) for $\sigma ={10}^{-1}$. The arrows represent the electric field vector, as calculated from Equation (5). Viewing angle is ${\theta}_{obs}={5}^{\circ}$, flow direction is outwards.

**Figure 3.**

**Left:**Polarized intensity (normalized) map at $t=0$ (

**top**) and $t=3$ (

**bottom**) for $\sigma ={10}^{-3}$.

**Right:**Polarized intensity (normalized) map at $t=0$ (

**top**) and $t=3$ (

**bottom**) for $\sigma ={10}^{-1}$. The arrows represent the electric field vector, as calculated from Equation (5). Viewing angle is ${\theta}_{obs}={5}^{\circ}$, flow direction is outwards.

**Figure 4.**Linear fractional polarization for cases with $\sigma ={10}^{-3}$ (

**left**) and $\sigma =0.1$ (

**right**), at $t=3$.

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