University of Hertfordshire

Molecular outflows toward methanol masers: detection techniques and their properties

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCosmic Masers
Subtitle of host publicationfrom OH to H0
EditorsR. S. Booth, E. M. L. Humphreys, W. H. T. Vlemmings
PublisherCambridge University Press
Pages194-195
Number of pages2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jul 2012

Publication series

NameProcs of the International Astronomical Union
NumberS287
Volume8

Abstract

Class II methanol masers are thought to trace the brief phase in the evolution of a massive YSO, where outflows are expected to occur. Molecular line maps of the CO isotopes of a subset of 6.7 GHz sources from the MMB catalogue were observed with the JCMT telescope. Utilising optically thick 12CO, a search was done to detect broadened line wings (initially only on the source G20.08-0.13). The physical parameters of these detected lobes were then calculated

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