2006 Supplement 1: WORKSHOP ON MULTIFREQUENCY BEHAVIOUR OF HIGH ENERGY COSMIC SOURCES: Frascati, 2005 / Dar

Fireball and Cannonball Models of Gamma-Ray Bursts Confront Observations

Arnon Dar

Abstract


The two leading contenders for the theory of gamma-ray bursts (GRBs) and their afterglows, the Fireball and Cannonball models, are compared and their predictions are confronted, within space limitations, with key observations, including recent observations with SWIFT.


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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1088/1009-9271/6/S1/39

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