Chinese Journal of Astronomy and Astrophysics

 Special Issue for The Fifth Microquasar Workshop 2004

 (Vol.5 Supplement) 




CONTENTS

Exploring the INTEGRAL Sources in Search for New Microquasars

M. Rib´o, J. A. Combi and I. F. Mirabel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1

A Toy Model for 3:2 Ratio of kHz QPO Frequency in Black Hole X-ray Binaries

Ding Xiong Wang, Yong Chun Ye, Ren Yi Ma and Xiao Long Gong . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  7

Shot Timescales in Accreting Black Hole Binaries: w Spectrum and Its Application

Hua Feng, Shuang Nan Zhang and Ti Pei Li . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13

Some Conclusions on the MHD Alfven wave oscillation model of kHz QPO

Chengmin Zhang . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  21

Numerical Simulations Reveal the Origin of QPOs in Black Hole Candidates

Sandip K. Chakrabarti . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27

Class Transitions in Black Holes (Invited Report)

Sandip K. Chakrabarti . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33

Magnetic Pumping in Accretion Disk Coronae

R. Belmont and M. Tagger . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 43

Microquasar: Disk Models (Invited Report)

Shin Mineshige and Ken ya Watarai . .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  49

Observations of Rapid Disk-Jet Interaction in GRS 1915+105

David M. Rothstein, Stephen S. Eikenberry and Keith Matthews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  57

Evidence for Jet Collimation in SS 433 with the Chandra HETGS

Masaaki Namiki, Nobuyuki Kawai, Taro Kotani and Kazuo Makishima . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  63

Results of Recent Multi-wavelength Campaign of SS433

Sabyasachi Pal, Sandip K. Chakrabarti, K. Goswami, A. Nandi, B. G. Ananda Rao

and S. Mondal . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 69

Evolutionary Constraints on the Masses of the Components of HDE 226868/Cyg X-1 Binary System

Janusz Zi´olkowski . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 75

Gamma-Ray Spectral Characteristics of Thermal and Non-Thermal Emission from Three Black Holes

James C. Ling, and William A. Wheaton . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 80

Low Frequency Radio Observations of GRS1915+105 with GMRT

C. H. Ishwara Chandra, A. Pramesh Rao, Mamta Pandey, R. K. Manchanda,

Philippe Durouchoux . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 87

Unveiling the nature of the new transient IGR J19140+0951

C. Cabanac, J. Rodriguez, P O. Petrucci, G. Henri, D.C. Hannikainen, J. Schultz,

N. Lund, and P. Durouchoux . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 93

The properties of the absorbing and line emitting material in IGR J16318-4848

Giorgio Matt and M. Guainazzi . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  99

INTEGRAL reveals a new class of obscured high mass X-ray binaries: focus on IGR J16318-4848

Sylvain Chaty . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 104

Microquasars and Gamma-ray Sources (Invited Report)

Gustavo E. Romero . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 110

Microquasars as High-energy Gamma-ray Sources (Invited Report)

Josep M. Paredes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 121

High-energy -ray Emission from Microquasars: LS 5039 and LS I +61 303

V. Bosch Ramon and J. M. Paredes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  133

Multiwavelength Observations of Ultraluminous X-Ray Sources

Philip Kaaret . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 139

QSO-Galaxy Association and Gravitational Lensing

S. M. Tang and S. N. Zhang . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  147

Classifying the Zoo of Ultraluminous X-ray Sources

Roberto Soria, Mark Cropper, and Christian Motch . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .     153

Black Hole X-ray Binaries in the Elliptical Galaxy NGC 1399

M. Loewenstein, L. Angelini and R. F. Mushotzky . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .     159

Environment, Energy Injection, High-Energy Radiation, and Cosmological Use of Gamma-Ray Bursts

Z. G. Dai . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 164

Probing GRB Jet Structure from Prompt Emission

Jon Hakkila, Timothy W. Giblin, Kevin C. Young, David J. Haglin, Richard J. Roiger, Jay

P. Norris and Jerry D. Bonnell . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 171

Detecting High-energy Neutrinos from Microquasars with the ANTARES Telescope

G. F. Burgio for the ANTARES Collaboration . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 177

Neutrinos from Microquasars

Diego F. Torres, Gustavo E. Romero and Felix Mirabel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 183

Jets Accelerated From the Disk Coronae in Active Galactic Nuclei

Xinwu Cao . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 189

Particle Acceleration in Astrophysical Shear Flows

Frank M. Rieger and Peter Duffy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  195

Phenomenological Analogies in TeV Blazars and Black Hole X-ray Binaries in Low State

You Hong Zhang . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 201

Gamma-ray Emission in GPS Quasars

Jin Ming Bai . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 207

Optical Variability of Blazars (Invited Report)

Jun Hui Fan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 213

Thomson-thick AGN-- a Radio Emission View

X. Liu . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 224

Faint Radio Active Galactic Nuclei

L. Gregorini . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 229

Black Hole Mass of Microquasars and Quasars

Xue Bing Wu . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 235

Outflows and Inflows in Astrophysical Systems

Yue Shen and Yu Qing Lou . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 241

Preliminary Results of the Optical Observations of Three Microquasars

J. Z. Yan, Q. Z. Liu and H. R. Hang . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  . . 247

Simulating Pairs of HFQPOs from Micro-Quasars with Equivalent Circuit

Guo Zheng Yao and Ding Xiong Wang . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  253

Radial Epicyclic Frequency in a Perfect Fluid Disk Around Compact Objects

Lei Qian and Xue Bing Wu . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 258

Applying Magnetized Accretion-Ejection Models to Microquasars: a preliminary step

P.O. Petrucci, J. Ferreira, S. Tricot, G. Pelletier, C. Cabanac and Henri G. . . . . . . . . . 263

GMRT Observations of Microquasar V4641 Sgr

C. H. Ishwara Chandra and A. Pramesh Rao . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  269

X-ray Spectral Behavior in the Low/Hard States of Black Hole Candidates

Kazutaka Yamaoka, Masami Uzawa, Mariko Arai, Tohru Yamazaki

and Atsumasa Yoshida . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 273

A New Model for Gamma-Ray Burst Powered by the Blandford-Znajek Process

Wei Hua Lei, Ding Xiong Wang and Ren Yi Ma . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 279

Microquasar Models for 3EG J1828+0142 and 3EG J1735-1500

V. Bosch Ramon, J. M. Paredes, G. E. Romero, and D. F. Torres . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  284

The relation between X-ray Spectral Index and the Eddington Ratio in AGNs

Wei Hao Bian . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  289

Searching for the Physical Driver of the Correlations for an X-ray Selected AGN Sample

Da Wei Xu, S. Komossa and Jian Yan Wei . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  294

The Spectral Energy Distributions of Different Types of Seyfert Galaxies

Ran Wang and Xue Bing Wu . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 299

Helical Motion and the Origin of QPO in Blazar-type Sources

Frank M. Rieger . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 305

On the Possible Origin of Optical Circular Polarization in Blazars

Frank M. Rieger and Karl Mannheim . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   311

Study the X-ray Dust Scattering Halos with Chandra Observations of Cygnus X-3 and Cygnus X-1

Jingen Xiang, Shuang Nan Zhang and Yangsen Yao . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 318

A Simple Idea for the Changing Sign of the Lag in Microquasars

P. Varni`ere . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 325

A GHz Flare in a Quiescent Black Hole and A Determination of the Mass Accretion Rate

Sabyasachi Pal, and Sandip K. Chakrabarti . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  331

Multiwavelength Observations of one Galaxy in Marano Field

Y. C. Liang, F. Hammer, H. Flores, D. Elbaz, L. C. Deng, F. Ass´emat, N. Gruel
X. Z. Zheng, D. Marcillac and C. J. Cesarsky . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
335

Observations of Gamma-Ray Outbursts from Galactic Microquasars

G. L. Case, M. L. Cherry, C. Fannin, J. Rodi, J. C. Ling and W. A. Wheaton . . . . . . . . . . 341

The Black Hole Mass and Magnetic Field Correlation in Active Galactic Nuclei

Wei Ming Zhang, Ye Lu and Shuang Nan Zhang . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 347

Astrophysical Quark Matter

Renxin Xu . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 353

Detecting sub-mJy sources with the EVN

Zsolt Paragi, Michael A. Garrett and Andrew D. Biggs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 359



Chinese Journal Astronomy Astrophysics  Special Issue for The Fifth Microquasar Workshop 2004  

The Chinese Journal of Astronomy and Astrophysics (ChJAA, ISSN 1009-9271) 

is a bimonthly English-language international journal that publishes original research papers in astronomy and astrophysics. It is the principal journal of the Chinese astronomical community. It was started in 2001 and is a continuation of Acta Astrophysica Sinica (from 1981, ISSN 0253-2379).


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