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J/ApJ/807/129      X-ray to MIR luminosities relation of AGNs      (Stern, 2015)

The X-ray to mid-infrared relation of AGNs at high luminosity. Stern D. <Astrophys. J., 807, 129 (2015)> =2015ApJ...807..129S (SIMBAD/NED BibCode)
ADC_Keywords: Active gal. nuclei ; Infrared sources ; Redshifts ; X-ray sources Keywords: galaxies: active Abstract: The X-ray and mid-IR emission from active galactic nuclei (AGNs) are strongly correlated. However, while various published parameterizations of this correlation are consistent with the low-redshift, local Seyfert galaxy population, extrapolations of these relations to high luminosity differ by an order of magnitude at νLν(6µm)∼1047erg/s. Using data from the Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer, we determine the mid-IR luminosities of the most luminous quasars from the Sloan Digital Sky Survey and present a revised formulation of the X-ray to mid-IR relation of AGNs which is appropriate from the Seyfert regime to the powerful quasar regime. File Summary:
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ReadMe 80 . This file table3.dat 37 90 SDSS DR5 sample
See also: V/139 : The SDSS Photometric Catalog, Release 9 (Adelman-McCarthy+, 2012) VII/269 : SDSS Quasar Catalog, DR9Q (Paris+, 2012) J/ApJ/772/26 : AGN with WISE. II. The NDWFS Bootes field (Assef+, 2013) J/ApJ/746/54 : Chandra X-ray observations of SDSS-DR5 QSOs (Gibson+, 2012) J/A+A/533/A119 : GOODS-Herschel North and South catalogs (Elbaz+, 2011) J/A+A/519/A17 : X-ray/UV ratio of 2XMM AGN (Vagnetti+, 2010) J/ApJ/713/970 : Low-resolution SED templates for AGNs & gal. (Assef+, 2010) J/A+A/512/A34 : XMM-COSMOS Type 1 AGNs (Lusso+, 2010) J/ApJ/708/584 : SEXSI Spitzer catalog (Eckart+, 2010) J/ApJS/183/17 : The SDSS DR5/XMM-Newton quasar survey (Young+, 2009) J/ApJ/692/556 : Star forming galaxy templates (Rieke+, 2009) J/ApJS/165/19 : SEXSI catalog. III (Eckart+, 2006) J/AJ/130/387 : SDSS-ROSAT AGN data (Strateva+, 2005) J/A+A/418/465 : Mid-infrared and hard X-ray emission in AGN (Lutz+, 2004) J/ApJ/596/944 : SEXSI catalog (Harrison+, 2003) http://www.sdss.org/ : SDSS home page Byte-by-byte Description of file: table3.dat
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1- 19 A19 --- SDSS SDSS identifier (JHHMMSS.ss+DDMMSS.s) 21- 25 F5.3 --- z [0.1/3] Spectroscopic redshift 27- 31 F5.2 [10-7W] logL6 [43.4/47.3] Log rest-frame luminosity at 6 microns; erg/s (1) 33- 37 F5.2 [10-7W] logL2-10 [42.8/45.9] Log rest-frame 2-10keV luminosity; erg/s (2)
Note (1): We determine the rest-frame 6um luminosities for this sample of luminous quasars using WISE. Note (2): From Young et al. (2009, J/ApJS/183/17).
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(End) Prepared by [AAS], Emmanuelle Perret [CDS] 22-Oct-2015
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