Title: High Energy Phenomena in Massive Stars
Volume: 422 Year: 2010 View Volume 422 on ADS
Editors: Martí, Josep; Luque-Escamilla, Pedro L.; Combi, Jorge A.
The international conference “High Energy Phenomena in Massive Stars” was organized by the University of Jaén, in Spain, as part of its celebration of the International Year of Astronomy. The meeting hosted 51 participants from 12 countries who presented and discussed a wide range of observational and theoretical results specific to the exciting and fast-evolving field of massive stars.

The conference focused on the following topics: (1) particle acceleration in massive stars; (2) gamma-ray production mechanisms in massive binaries with a compact companion; (3) the stellar wind connection and feedback effects; (4) gamma-rays in massive star-forming regions; (5) non-thermal radio emission in massive gamma-ray emitting stars; (6) gamma-rays from isolated and binary massive stars without compact object; (7) other relevant aspects of massive stars; (8) the new generation of gamma-ray telescopes and future perspectives for massive stars.

This volume contains six invited reviews, seven invited oral contributions, fourteen oral contributions and four poster contributions that will be of interest to high-energy astrophysicists and researchers desiring to understand the most extreme energetic phenomena that massive stars can generate, both as isolated stars and in binary systems.
ISBN: 978-1-58381-724-7 eISBN: 978-1-58381-725-4
Electronic access to books and articles is now available to purchase.
Volume eAccess: $65.00
Printed and eAccess: Variable, see Astroshop
Article eAccess: Free - $9.00     (To purchase an e-article from this volume, select the article below, then add to cart.)

Paper Title Page Authors
Front Matter   
Volume Cover Martí, Josep; Lugue-Escamilla, Pedro L.; Combi, Jorge A.
Front matter 1 Martí, Josep; Lugue-Escamilla, Pedro L.; Combi, Jorge A.
Conference Photograph 1 Martí, Josep; Lugue-Escamilla, Pedro L.; Combi, Jorge A.
Part I. Particle Acceleration in Massive Stars   
On the Shape of the Spectrum of Cosmic-Rays Protons produced inside Superbubbles 3 Ferrand, G.; Marcowith, A.
Part II. Gamma-Ray Product Mechanisms in Massive Binaries with a Compact Companion   
Non-thermal Emission in Microquasars Hosting Massive Stars 13 Bosch-Ramon, V.
High Energy Emission from Binaries with Young Pulsars 23 Dubus, G.
High-Energy Flares from Jet-Clump Interactions 32 Araudo, A. T.; Bosch-Ramon, V.; Romero, G. E.
Anisotropic Pair Cascading in Gamma-Ray Binaries 41 Cerutti, B.; Dubus, G.; Henri, G.
Gamma-Ray Variability from Stellar Wind Porosity in Microquasar Systems 49 Owocki, S. P.; Romero, G. E.; Townsend, R. H. D.; Araudo, A. T.
Part III. The Stellar Wind Connection and Feedback Effects   
Stellar Wind Accretion in High-Mass X-Ray Binaries 57 Negueruela, I.
3-D Numerical Simulations of the Binary System PSR B1259-63/SS 2883 and High Energy Emission from the Disk-Wind Interaction Region 69 Naito, T.; Okazaki, A. T.; Nagataki, S.; Kawachi, A.; Hayasaki, K.
Studying the Structure of the Stellar Wind in LS 5039 77 Bosch-Ramon, V.
Part IV. Gamma-Rays in Massive Star-Forming Regions   
Gamma-Rays from Star-Forming Regions: from SNOBs to Dark Accelerators 85 Montmerle, T.
Gamma-Rays from Massive Protostars 100 Romero, G. E.; Araudo, A. T.; Bosch-Ramon, V.; Paredes, J. M.
Part V. Non-Thermal Radio Emission in Massive Gamma-Ray Emitting Stars   
Non-Thermal Radio Emission from OB Stars: An Observer’s View 111 Benaglia, P.
Non-Thermal Emission from Massive Young Stellar Objects 122 Parkin, E. R.; Pittard, J. M.; Hoare, M. G.
Radio and X-ray Observations of the Possible New Gamma-ray binary HESS J0632+057 128 Skilton, J. L.; Hinton, J. A.; Brucker, J.; Pandey-Pommier, M.; Cheung, C. C.; Aharonian, F. A.; Dubus, G.; Fiasson, A.; Funk, A.; Gallant, Y.; Marcowith, A.; Reimer, O.
Non-Thermal Radio Emission from Late B and Early A-type Magnetically Peculiar Stars 135 Stevens, I. R.; George, S. J.
Part VI. Gamma-Rays from Isolated and Binary Massive Stars without Compact Object   
Models of the Non-Thermal Emission from Early-Type Binaries 145 Pittard, J. M.
Non-Thermal Radio Emission from ‘Presumably’ Single O Stars 157 Van Loo, S.
Radio Observations of Colliding Winds in Massive Stars 166 Dougherty, S. M.
Non-Thermal Radio Emission from Colliding Wind Binaries 178 Blomme, R.
XMM-Newton Observations of the Inner Region of MGRO J2019+37 186 Zabalza, V.; Paredes, J. M.; Martí, J.; Sánchez-Sutil, J. R.; Muñoz-Arjonilla, A. J.
Low-Frequency Radio Observations of the MGRO J2019+37 Complex 194 Sánchez-Sutil, J. R.; Paredes, J. M.; Moldón, J.; Zabalza, V.; Bordas, P.; Ribó, M.; Martí, J.; Muñoz-Arjonilla, A. J.; Ishwara-Chandra, C. H.; Peracaula, M.; Bosch-Ramon, V.; Romero, G. E.
Possible Alternative Counterparts to the SGR-like Event towards the Gamma-Ray Binary LS I+61 303 202 Muñoz-Arjonilla, A. J.; Martí, J.; Combi, J. A.; Luque-Escamilla, P. L.; Sánchez-Sutil, J. R.; Zabalza, V.; Paredes, J. M.
Part VII. Other Relevant Aspects of Massive Stars   
Massive Stars and High-Energy Neutrinos 213 Romero, G. E.
The Population of High-Mass X-Ray Binaries in the Small Magellanic Cloud 224 Coe, M.; Corbets, R. H. D.; McGowan, K. E.; McBride, V. A.
Fermi Observations of the Large Magellanic Cloud 235 Knödlseder, J.
High Energy Phenomena in Supergiant X-Ray Binaries 243 Chaty, S.
The X-Ray Behavior of Supergiant Fast X-Ray Transients: An INTEGRAL View 253 Martínez-Núñez, S.; Negueruela, I.; Torrejón, J. M.; Blay, P.; Smith, D. M.
HD 306414, the Optical Counterpart to the Peculiar X-Ray Transient IGR J11215-5952 259 Lorenzo, J.; Negueruela, I.; Norton, A. J.
Part VIII. The New Generation of Gamma-Ray Telescopes and Future Perspectives for Massive Stars   
H.E.S.S. Observations of Massive Stellar Clusters 265 Ohm, S.; Horns, D.; Reimer, O.; Hinton, J.; Rowell, G.; Wilhelmi, E. O.; Fernandes, M. V.; Acero, F.; Marcowith, A.
TeV Gamma-Ray Observations of Massive Star Systems with VERITAS 276 Holder, J.
AGILE: Observations and Future Perspectives 286 Giuliani, A.; Tavani, M.; Argan, A.; Barbiellini, G.; Bulgarelli, A.; Caraveo, P. A.; Cattaneo, P. W.; Chen, A. W.; Costa, E.; D’Ammando, F.; Del Monte, E.; De Paris, G.; Di Cocco, G.; Donnarumma, I.; Evangelista, Y.; Feroci, M.; Fiorini, M.; Fuschino, F.; Galli, M.; Gianotti, F.; Labanti, C.; Lapshov, Y.; Lazzarotto, F.; Lipari, P.; Longo, F.; Marisaldi, M.; Mereghetti, S.; Morselli, A.; Pacciani, L.; Pellizzoni, A.; Perotti, F.; Piano, G.; Picozza, P.; Pilia, M.; Prest, M.; Pucella, G.; Rapisarda, M.; Rappoldi, A.; Sabatini, S.; Soffitta, P.; Striani, E.; Trifoglio, M.; Trois, A.; Vallazza, E.; Vercellone, S.; Vittorini, V.; Zambra, A.; Zanello, D.; Cutini, S.; Gasparrini, D.; Giommi, P.; Pittori, C.; Preger, B.; Santolamazza, P.; Verrecchia, F.; Salotti, L.
Back Matter   
Indexes 297 Martí, Josep; Lugue-Escamilla, Pedro L.; Combi, Jorge A.
Back Matter 307 Martí, Josep; Lugue-Escamilla, Pedro L.; Combi, Jorge A.
Conference Photos 999 Martí, Josep; Lugue-Escamilla, Pedro L.; Combi, Jorge A.