Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati PTF$

Details on Acronym:   PTF
   PTF (Palomar Transient Factory) Write:<<PTF YYa>>
<<PTF YYaa>>
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<<PTF YYaaaa>> N: 52+72+11+1 Object:Opt. Transient  (SIMBAD class: Transient = Transient Event) Note:Palomar 48-inch telescope observations within the Palomar Transient Factory survey.
Only the first references are given here. Ref:=2009PASP..121.1395L byLAW N.M. , KULKARNI S.R., DEKANY R.G., OFEK E.O., QUIMBY R.M., NUGENT P.E., SURACE J., GRILLMAIR C.C., BLOOM J.S., KASLIWAL M.M., BILDSTEN L., BROWN T., CENKO S.B., CIARDI D., CRONER E., DJORGOVSKI S.G., VAN EYKEN J., FILIPPENKO A.V., FOX D.B., GAL-YAM A., HALE D., HAMAM N., HELOU G., HENNING J., HOWELL D.A., JACOBSEN J., LAHER R., MATTINGLY S., McKENNA D., PICKLES A., POZNANSKI D., RAHMER G., RAU A., ROSING W., SHARA M., SMITH R., STARR D., SULLIVAN M., VELUR V., WALTERS R., ZOLKOWER J. PASP, 121, 1395-1408 (2009) The Palomar Transient Factory: system overview, performance, and first results. oTable 3: <PTF YYaa> N=52. Ref:=2010ApJ...721..777A byARCAVI I. , GAL-YAM A., KASLIWAL M.M., QUIMBY R.M., OFEK E.O., KULKARNI S.R., NUGENT P.E., CENKO S.B., BLOOM J.S., SULLIVAN M., HOWELL D.A., POZNANSKI D., FILIPPENKO A.V., LAW N., HOOK I., JONSSON J., BLAKE S., COOKE J., DEKANY R., RAHMER G., HALE D., SMITH R., ZOLKOWER J., VELUR V., WALTERS R., HENNING J., BUI K., McKENNA D., JACOBSEN J. Astrophys. J., 721, 777-784 (2010) Core-collapse supernovae from the Palomar transient factory: indications for a different population in dwarf galaxies. oTable 1: <PTF YYaaa> N=72. Ref:=2011ApJ...727L..35C byCOOKE J. , ELLIS R.S., SULLIVAN M., NUGENT P., HOWELL D.A., GAL-YAM A., LIDMAN C., BLOOM J.S., CENKO S.B., KASLIWAL M.M., KULKARNI S.R., LAW N.M., OFEK E.O., QUIMBY R.M. Astrophys. J., 727L, 35 (2011) Hubble space telescope studies of nearby type Ia supernovae: the mean maximum light ultraviolet spectrum and its dispersion. oTable 1: <PTF YYaaa> N=11. Ref:=2011AJ....141...40C byCOVEY K.R. , HILLENBRAND L.A., MILLER A.A., POZNANSKI D., CENKO S.B., SILVERMAN J.M., BLOOM J.S., KASLIWAL M.M., FISCHER W., RAYNER J., REBULL L.M., BUTLER N.R., FILIPPENKO A.V., LAW N.M., OFEK E.O., AGUEROS M., DEKANY R.G., RAHMER G., HALE D., SMITH R., QUIMBY R.M., NUGENT P., JACOBSEN J., ZOLKOWER J., VELUR V., WALTERS R., HENNING J., BUI K., McKENNA D., KULKARNI S.R., KLEIN C. Astron. J., 141, 40 (2011) PTF10nvg: an outbursting class I protostar in the Pelican/North american nebula. oText: <PTF 10nvg> N=1. Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)