IR Imaging Polarimetry of the Nuclear Regions of CEN A

J. Bailey, J. Hough, A. Chrysostomou

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Abstract

Aperture polarimetry of the nucleus of Cen A (Bailey et al. 1986) revealed a very red polarized source present in the K and L bands which was interpreted as a blazar type nucleus. To study this region in more detail we observed it on 1993 May 5 using the IRIS IR camera together with a polarimetry system developed at the University of Hertfordshire.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationIn: Procs of The First Stromlo Symposium: The Physics of Active Galaxies
PublisherAstronomical Society of the Pacific
Pages361-2
ISBN (Print)0-937707-73-2
Publication statusPublished - 1994

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