NuSTAR Bringing the High Energy Universe into Focus

 

Publications

Science Papers

53. A Hard X-Ray Power-Law Spectral Cutoff in Centaurus X-4
Chakrabarty, D., Tomsick, J.A., Grefenstette, G.W. et al., ApJ, submitted (arXiv:1403.6751).
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52. Confirmation of a High Magnetic Field in GRO J1008-57
Bellm, E.C., Fuerst, F., Pottschmidt, K. et al., ApJ, submitted (arXiv:1403.5249).
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51. NuSTAR Observations of the Bullet Cluster: Constraints on Inverse Compton Emission
Wik, D.R., Hornstrup, A., Molendi, S. et al., ApJ, submitted (arXiv:1403.2722).
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50. NuSTAR and XMM-Newton Observations of Luminous, Heavily Obscured, WISE-Selected Quasars at z ~ 2
Stern, D., Lansbury, G.B., Assef, R.J. et al., ApJ, submitted (arXiv:1403.3078).
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49. Broadband X-Ray Spectra of the Ultraluminous X-Ray Source Holmberg IX X-1 Observed with NuSTAR, XMM-Newton and Suzaku
Walton, D.J., Harrison, F.A., Grefenstette, B.W. et al., ApJ, submitted (arXiv:1402.2992).
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48. The Broad-Band XMM-Newton and NuSTAR X-Ray Spectra of Two Ultraluminous X-Ray Sources in the Galaxy IC 342
Rana, V., Harrison, F.A., Bachetti, M. et al., ApJ, submitted (arXiv:1401.4637).
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47. NuSTAR Observations of X-Ray Bursts from the Magnetar 1E 1048.1-5937
An, H., Kaspi, V.M., Beloborodov, A.M. et al.. 2014, ApJ, in press (arXiv:1406.3377).
46. The 0.8-80 keV X-Ray Spectrum of Circinus From Chandra, XMM-Newton and NuSTAR
Arévalo, P., Bauer, F.E., Puccetti, S. et al.. 2014, ApJ, in press (arXiv:1406.3345).
45. NuSTAR Observations of the Magnetar 1E 2259+586
Vogel, J.K., Hascoët, R., Kaspi, V.M. et al.. 2014, ApJ, in press.
44. A Fast and Long-Lived Outflow from the Supermassive Black Hole in NGC 5548
Kaastra, J.S., Kriss, G.A., Cappi, M. et al.. 2014, Science, in press (arXiv:1406.5007).
43. NuSTAR Study of Hard X-Ray Morphology and Spectroscopy of G21.5-0.9 
Nynka, M., Hailey, C.J, Reynolds, S.P. et al., ApJ, in press (arXiv:1405.3239).
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42. The 2013 Outburst of a Transient, Very Faint X-Ray Binary 23 Arcsec from Sgr A*
Koch, E.W., Bahramian, A., Heinke, C.O. et al., ApJ, in press (arXiv:1405.0267).
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41. NuSTAR Discovery of a Young, Energetic Pulsar Associated with the Luminous Gamma-Ray Source HESS J1640-465
Gotthelf, E.V., Tomsick, J.A., Halpern, J.P. et al. 2014, ApJ, 788, 155.
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40. NuSTAR and XMM-Newton Observations of NGC1365: Extreme Absorption Variability and a Constant Inner Disk
Walton, D.J., Risaliti, G., Harrison, F.A. et al. 2014, ApJ, 788, 76.
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39. The Broad-Band X-Ray Spectrum of IC 4329A from a Joint NuSTAR/Suzaku Observation
Brenneman, L.W., Madejski, G., Fuerst, F. et al. 2014, ApJ, 788, 61.
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38. Simultaneous NuSTAR and XMM-Newton 0.5-80 keV Spectroscopy of the Narrow-Line Seyfert 1 Galaxy SWIFT J2127.4+5654
Marinucci, A., Matt, G., Kara, E. et al. 2014, MNRAS, 440, 2347.
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37. The Broad Band Spectral Variability of MCG-6-30-15 Observed by NuSTAR and XMM-Newton
Marinucci, A., Matt, G., Miniutti, G. et al. 2014, ApJ, 787, 83.
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36. Timing and Flux Evolution of the Galactic Center Magnetar SGR J1745-2900
Kaspi, V.M., Archibald, R.F., Bhalerao, V. et al. 2014, ApJ, 786, 84.
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35. NuSTAR Detection of High-Energy X-Ray Emission and Rapid Variability from Sagittarius A* Flares
Barriere, N.M., Tomsick, J.A., Baganoff, F.K. et al. 2014, ApJ, 786, 46.
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34. NuSTAR J033202-2746.8: Direct Constraints on the Compton Reflection in a Heavily Obscured Quasar at z~2
Del Moro, A., Mullaney, J.R., Alexander, D.M. et al. 2014, ApJ, 786, 16.
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33. Patchy Accretion Disks in Ultraluminous X-Ray Sources
Miller, J.M., Bachetti, M., Barrett, D. et al. 2014, ApJL, 785, L7.
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32. NuSTAR Reveals an Intrinsically X-Ray Weak Broad Absorption Line Quasar in the Ultraluminous Infrared Galaxy Markarian 231
Teng, S.H., Brandt, W.N., Harrison, F.A. et al. 2014, ApJ, 785, 19.
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31. NuSTAR Observations of Heavily Obscured Quasars at z~0.5
Lansbury, G.B., Alexander, D.M., Del Moro, A. et al. 2014, ApJ, 785, 17.
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30. NuSTAR J163433-473841: A Fast X-Ray Transient in the Galactic Plane
Tomsick, J.A., Gotthelf, E.V., Rahoui, F. et al. 2014, ApJ, 785, 4.
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29. NuSTAR Discovery of a Cyclotron Line in KS 1947+300
Fürst, F., Pottschmidt, K., Wilms, J. et al. 2014, ApJL, 784, L40.
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28. X-Ray Spectral Components Observed in the Afterglow of GRB 130925A
Bellm, E.C., Barriere, N.M., Bhalerao, V. et al. 2014, ApJL, 784, L19.
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27. The Disk Wind in the Rapidly Spinning Stellar-Mass Black Hole 4U 1630-472 Observed with NuSTAR
King, A., Walton, D., Miller, J. et al. 2014, ApJL, 784, L2.
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26. High Energy X-Ray Detection of G359.88-0.08 (Sgr A-E): Magnetic Flux Tube Emission Powered by Cosmic Rays?
Zhang, S., Hailey, C.J., Baganoff, F.K. et al. 2014, ApJ, 784, 6.
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25. Asymmetries in Core-Collapse Supernovae from Maps of Radioactive 44-Ti in Cassiopeia A
Grefenstette, B.W., Harrison, F.A., Boggs, S.E. et al. 2014, Nature, 506, 339.
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24. The Soft X-Ray Emission of Ark 120. The Importance of Broad-Band View
Matt, G., Marinuuci, A., Guianazzi, M. et al. 2014, MNRAS, 439, 3016.
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23. NuSTAR Observations of the Fast Rotating Magnetized White Dwarf AE Aquarii
Kitaguchi, T., An, H., Beloborodov, A.M. et al. 2014, ApJ, 782, 3.
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22. First Hard X-Ray Detection of Non-Thermal Emission Around the Arches Cluster: Morphology and Spectral Studies with NuSTAR
Krivonos, R.A., Tomsick, J.A., Bauer, F.E. et al. 2014, ApJ, 781, 107.
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21. Measuring the Coronal Properties of IC4329A with NuSTAR
Brenneman, L., Madejski, G., Fuerst, F. et al. 2014, ApJ, 781, 83.
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20. SN 2010jl: Optical to Hard X-Ray Observations Reveal an Explosion Embedded in a Ten Solar Mass Cocoon
Ofek, E.A., Zoglauer, A., Boggs, S.E. et al. 2014, ApJ, 781, 42.
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19. NuSTAR Discovery of a Luminosity Dependent Cyclotron Line in Vela X-1
Fürst, F., Pottschmidt, K., Wilms, J. et al. 2014, ApJ, 780, 133.
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18. The Reflection Component from Cygnus X-1 in the Soft State Measured by NuSTAR and Suzaku
Tomsick, J.A., Nowak, M.A., Parker, M. et al. 2014, ApJ, 780, 78.
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17. NuSTAR and INTEGRAL Observations of a Low/Hard State of 1E1740.7-2942
Natalucci, L., Tomsick, J.A., Bazzano, A. et al. 2014, ApJ, 780, 63.
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16. NuSTAR Observations of the Magnetar 1E1841-045
An, H., Hascoët, R., Kaspi, V.M. et al. 2013, ApJ, 779, 163.
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15. An Extremely Luminous and Variable Ultraluminous X-Ray Source in the Outskirts of Circinus Observed with NuSTAR
Walton, D.J., Fuerst, F., Harrison, F.A. et al. 2013, ApJ, 779, 148.
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14. The Smooth Cyclotron Line in Her X-1 As Seen with NuSTAR
Fürst, F., Grefenstette, B.W., Staubert, R. et al. 2013, ApJ, 779, 69.
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13. Constraints on the Neutron Star and Inner Accretion Flow in Serpens X-1 Using NuSTAR
Miller, J.M., Parker, M.L., Fuerst, F. et al. 2013, ApJL, 779, L2.
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12. NuSTAR Observations of GRB 130427A Establish a Single Component Synchrotron Afterglow Origin for the Late Optical to Multi-GeV Emission
Kouveliotou, C., Granot, J., Racusin, J.L. et al. 2013, ApJL, 779, L1.
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11. The Ultraluminous X-Ray Sources NGC 1313 X-1 and X-2: A Broadband Study with NuSTAR and XMM-Newton
Bachetti, M., Rana, V., Walton, D.J. et al. 2013, ApJ, 778, 163.
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10. High-Energy X-Rays from the Cannonball: A Candidate Pulsar Wind Nebular Associated with Sgr A East
Nynka, M., Hailey, C.J., Mori, K. et al. 2013, ApJL, 778, L31.
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9. NuSTAR Detection of the Blazar B2 1023+25 at Redshift z=5.3
Sbarrato, T., Tagliaferri, G., Ghisellini, G. et al. 2013, ApJ, 777, 147.
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8. NuSTAR Detection of Hard X-Ray Phase Lags from the Accreting Pulsar GS 0834-430
Miyasaka, H., Bachetti, M., Harrison, F.A. et al. 2013, ApJ, 775, 65.
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7. NuSTAR Spectroscopy of GRS 1915+105: Disk Reflection, Spin, and Connections to Jets
Miller, J.M., Parker, M.L., Fuerst, F. et al. 2013, ApJL, 775, L45.
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6. The NuSTAR Extragalactic Survey: A First Sensitive Look at the High-Energy Cosmic X-Ray Background Population
Alexander, D.M., Stern, D., Del Moro, A. et al. 2013, ApJ, 773, 125.
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5. Weak Hard X-Ray Emission from Two Broad Absorption Line Quasars Observed with NuSTAR: Compton-Thick Absorption or Intrinsic X-Ray Weakness?
Luo, B., Brandt, W.N., Alexander, D.M., et al. 2013, ApJ, 772, 153.
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4. NuSTAR and Chandra Insight into the Nature of the 3-40 keV Emission in NGC 253
Lehmer, B.D., Wik, D.R., Hornschemeier, A.E., et al. 2013, ApJ, 771, 134.
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3. NuSTAR Discovery of a 3.76-Second Transient Magnetar Near Sagittarius A*
Mori, K., Gotthelf, E.V., Zhang, S., et al. 2013, ApJL, 770, L23.
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2. A Rapidly Spinning Supermassive Black Hole at the Centre of NGC1365
Risaliti, G., Harrison, F.A., Madsen, K.K., et al. 2013, Nature, 494, 449.
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1. The Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array (NuSTAR) High-Energy X-Ray Mission
Harrison, F.A., Craig, W.W., Christensen, F.E., et al. 2013, ApJ, 770, 103.
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Technical Papers

In-Flight PSF Calibration of the NuSTAR Hard X-Ray Optics
An, H., Madsen, K.K., Westergaard, N.J. et al. 2014, SPIE, in press (arXiv:1406.7419).
The Rainwater Memorial Calibration Facility for X-Ray Optics
Brejnholt, N.F., et al. 2011, X-Ray Optics and Instrumentation, 2011, 285079.
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Development of the HEFT and NuSTAR Focusing Telescopes
Harrison, F.A., Christensen, F.E., Craig, W., Hailey, C., Baumgartner, W., Chen, C. M. H., Chonko, J., Cook, W.R., Koglin, J., Madsen, K.-K., Pivavoroff, M., Boggs, S., & Smith, D. 2005, Experimental Astronomy, 20, 131.
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Fabrication of the NuSTAR Flight Optics
Craig, W.W., et al. 2011, SPIE, 8147, 15.
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NuSTAR Ground Calibration: the Rainwater Memorial Calibration Facility (RaMCaF)
Brejnholt, N.F., et al. 2011, SPIE, 8147, 16.
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First Results from the Ground Calibration of the NuSTAR Flight Optics
Koglin, J.E., et al. 2011, SPIE, 8147, 17.
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Coatings for the NuSTAR Mission
Christensen, F.E., et al. 2011, SPIE, 8147, 27.
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Spectral Calibration and Modeling of the NuSTAR CdZnTe Pixel Detectors
Kitaguchi, T., et al. 2011, SPIE, 8145, 241.
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Qualification and Selection of Flight Diode Lasers for the NuSTAR Space Mission
Meras, P., et al. 2011, IEEE Aerospace Conf., 10.1109/AERO.2011.5747388.
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The Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array (NuSTAR)
Harrison, F.A., et al. 2010, SPIE, 7732, 27.
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The Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array (NuSTAR): Optics Overview and Current Status
Hailey, C.J., et al. 2010, SPIE, 7732, 28.
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NuSTAR: System Engineering and Modeling Challenges in Pointing Reconstruction for a Deployable X-Ray Telescope
Harp, D.I., et al. 2010, SPIE, 7738, 36.
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Metrology System for Measuring Mast Motions on the NuSTAR Mission
Liebe, C.C., et al. 2010, IEEE Aerospace Conf., 10.1109, 1.
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NuSTAR Hard X-Ray Optics Design and Performance
Koglin, J.E., et al. 2009, SPIE, 7437, 10.
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Development of Focal Plane Detectors for the Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array (NuSTAR) Mission
Rana, V.R., Cook, W.R., Harrison, F.A., Mao, P.H., & Miyasaka, H. 2009, SPIE, 7435, 2.
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