Discovery of a z=0.65 post-starburst BAL quasar in the DES supernova fields

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Mudd, D.; Martini, P.; Tie, S. S.; Lidman, C.; McMahon, R.; Banerji, M.; Davis, T.; Peterson, B.; Sharp, R.; Seymour, N.; Childress, M.; Lewis, G.; Tucker, B.; Yuan, F.; Abbot, T.; Abdalla, F.; Allam, S.; Benoit-Levy, A.; Bertin, E.; Brooks, D.; Camero Rosell, A.; Kind, M. C.; Carretero, J.; da Costa, L. N.; Desai, S.; Diehl, T.; Eifler, T.; Finley, D.; Flaugher, B.; Glazebrook, K.; ... view all 58 authors
(2017)
  • Publisher: OXFORD UNIV PRESS
  • Subject: Science & Technology, Physical Sciences, Astronomy & Astrophysics, galaxies: active, quasars: absorption lines, galaxies: starburst, BROAD ABSORPTION-LINE, ACTIVE GALACTIC NUCLEUS, DIGITAL SKY SURVEY, DARK ENERGY SURVEY, ULTRALUMINOUS INFRARED GALAXY, LARGE TELESCOPE OBSERVATIONS, SUPERMASSIVE BLACK-HOLES, HOST GALAXIES, POSTSTARBURST QUASAR, OUTFLOW CONTRIBUTION
    arxiv: Astrophysics::Galaxy Astrophysics | Astrophysics::Cosmology and Extragalactic Astrophysics | Astrophysics::High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena

We present the discovery of a z = 0.65 low-ionization broad absorption line (LoBAL) quasar in a post-starburst galaxy in data from the Dark Energy Survey (DES) and spectroscopy from the Australian Dark Energy Survey (OzDES). LoBAL quasars are a minority of all BAL... View more
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