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Unmasking the Progenitors and Energy Sources of Superluminous Supernovae

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Bright, Months-long Stellar Outbursts Announce the Explosion of Interaction-powered Supernovae

Author(s): Nora L. Strotjohann, Eran O. Ofek, Avishay Gal-Yam, Rachel Bruch, Steve Schulze, Nir Shaviv, Jesper Sollerman, Alexei V. Filippenko, Ofer Yaron, Christoffer Fremling, Jakob Nordin, Erik C. Kool, Dan A. Perley, Anna Y. Q. Ho, Yi Yang, Yuhan Yao, Maayane T. Soumagnac, Melissa L. Graham, Cristina Barbarino, Leonardo Tartaglia, Kishalay De, Daniel A. Goldstein, David O. Cook, Thomas G. Brink, Kirsty T
Published in: The Astrophysical Journal, Issue 907/2, 2021, Page(s) 99, ISSN 1538-4357
DOI: 10.3847/1538-4357/abd032

SN 2020bvc: A Broad-line Type Ic Supernova with a Double-peaked Optical Light Curve and a Luminous X-Ray and Radio Counterpart

Author(s): Anna Y. Q. Ho, S. R. Kulkarni, Daniel A. Perley, S. Bradley Cenko, Alessandra Corsi, Steve Schulze, Ragnhild Lunnan, Jesper Sollerman, Avishay Gal-Yam, Shreya Anand, Cristina Barbarino, Eric C. Bellm, Rachel J. Bruch, Eric Burns, Kishalay De, Richard Dekany, Alexandre Delacroix, Dmitry A. Duev, Dmitry D. Frederiks, Christoffer Fremling, Daniel A. Goldstein, V. Zach Golkhou, Matthew J. Graham, Davi
Published in: The Astrophysical Journal, Issue 902/1, 2020, Page(s) 86, ISSN 1538-4357
DOI: 10.3847/1538-4357/aba630

Helium-rich Superluminous Supernovae from the Zwicky Transient Facility

Author(s): Lin Yan, D. A. Perley, S. Schulze, R. Lunnan, J. Sollerman, K. De, Z. H. Chen, C. Fremling, A. Gal-Yam, K. Taggart, T.-W. Chen, I. Andreoni, E. C. Bellm, V. Cunningham, R. Dekany, D. A. Duev, C. Fransson, R. R. Laher, M. Hankins, A. Y. Q. Ho, J. E. Jencson, S. Kaye, S. R. Kulkarni, M. M. Kasliwal, V. Z. Golkhou, M. Graham, F. J. Masci, A. A. Miller, J. D. Neill, E. Ofek, M. Porter, P. Mróz, D. Re
Published in: The Astrophysical Journal, Issue 902/1, 2020, Page(s) L8, ISSN 2041-8213
DOI: 10.3847/2041-8213/abb8c5

Evidence for Late-stage Eruptive Mass Loss in the Progenitor to SN2018gep, a Broad-lined Ic Supernova: Pre-explosion Emission and a Rapidly Rising Luminous Transient

Author(s): Anna Y. Q. Ho, Daniel A. Goldstein, Steve Schulze, David K. Khatami, Daniel A. Perley, Mattias Ergon, Avishay Gal-Yam, Alessandra Corsi, Igor Andreoni, Cristina Barbarino, Eric C. Bellm, Nadia Blagorodnova, Joe S. Bright, E. Burns, S. Bradley Cenko, Virginia Cunningham, Kishalay De, Richard Dekany, Alison Dugas, Rob P. Fender, Claes Fransson, Christoffer Fremling, Adam Goldstein, Matthew J. Graham
Published in: The Astrophysical Journal, Issue 887/2, 2019, Page(s) 169, ISSN 1538-4357
DOI: 10.3847/1538-4357/ab55ec

The Zwicky Transient Facility Census of the Local Universe. I. Systematic Search for Calcium-rich Gap Transients Reveals Three Related Spectroscopic Subclasses

Author(s): Kishalay De, Mansi M. Kasliwal, Anastasios Tzanidakis, U. Christoffer Fremling, Scott Adams, Robert Aloisi, Igor Andreoni, Ashot Bagdasaryan, Eric C. Bellm, Lars Bildsten, Christopher Cannella, David O. Cook, Alexandre Delacroix, Andrew Drake, Dmitry Duev, Alison Dugas, Sara Frederick, Avishay Gal-Yam, Daniel Goldstein, V. Zach Golkhou, Matthew J. Graham, David Hale, Matthew Hankins, George Helou,
Published in: The Astrophysical Journal, Issue 905/1, 2020, Page(s) 58, ISSN 1538-4357
DOI: 10.3847/1538-4357/abb45c

Is supernova SN 2020faa an iPTF14hls look-alike?

Author(s): S. Yang, J. Sollerman, T.-W. Chen, E. C. Kool, R. Lunnan, S. Schulze, N. Strotjohann, A. Horesh, M. Kasliwal, T. Kupfer, A. A. Mahabal, F. J. Masci, P. Nugent, D. A. Perley, R. Riddle, B. Rusholme, Y. Sharma
Published in: Astronomy & Astrophysics, Issue 646, 2021, Page(s) A22, ISSN 0004-6361
DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/202039440

An extremely energetic supernova from a very massive star in a dense medium

Author(s): Matt Nicholl, Peter K. Blanchard, Edo Berger, Ryan Chornock, Raffaella Margutti, Sebastian Gomez, Ragnhild Lunnan, Adam A. Miller, Wen-fai Fong, Giacomo Terreran, Alejandro Vigna-Gómez, Kornpob Bhirombhakdi, Allyson Bieryla, Pete Challis, Russ R. Laher, Frank J. Masci, Kerry Paterson
Published in: Nature Astronomy, Issue 4/9, 2020, Page(s) 893-899, ISSN 2397-3366
DOI: 10.1038/s41550-020-1066-7

A Radio Source Coincident with the Superluminous Supernova PTF10hgi: Evidence for a Central Engine and an Analog of the Repeating FRB 121102?

Author(s): T. Eftekhari, E. Berger, B. Margalit, P. K. Blanchard, L. Patton, P. Demorest, P. K. G. Williams, S. Chatterjee, J. M. Cordes, R. Lunnan, B. D. Metzger, M. Nicholl
Published in: The Astrophysical Journal, Issue 876/1, 2019, Page(s) L10, ISSN 2041-8213
DOI: 10.3847/2041-8213/ab18a5

Four (Super)luminous Supernovae from the First Months of the ZTF Survey

Author(s): R. Lunnan, Lin Yan, D. A. Perley, S. Schulze, K. Taggart, A. Gal-Yam, C. Fremling, M. T. Soumagnac, E. Ofek, S. M. Adams, C. Barbarino, E. C. Bellm, K. De, C. Fransson, S. Frederick, V. Z. Golkhou, M. J. Graham, N. Hallakoun, A. Y. Q. Ho, M. M. Kasliwal, S. Kaspi, S. R. Kulkarni, R. R. Laher, F. J. Masci, F. Pozo Nuñez, B. Rusholme, R. M. Quimby, D. L. Shupe, J. Sollerman, F. Taddia, J. van Roest
Published in: The Astrophysical Journal, Issue 901/1, 2020, Page(s) 61, ISSN 1538-4357
DOI: 10.3847/1538-4357/abaeec