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Astron. Astrophys. Suppl. Ser.
Volume 138, Number 3, September 1999
Gamma-Ray Bursts in the Afterglow Era Contents Rome, November 3-6, 1998
Page(s) 571 - 572
DOI https://doi.org/10.1051/aas:1999502
Published online 15 September 1999
DOI: 10.1051/aas:1999502



Astron. Astrophys. Suppl. Ser. 138, 571-572

IBAS, the INTEGRAL Burst Alert System

A status report

B. Kretschmar1 - S. Mereghetti2 - D. Jennings1 - A. Pellizzoni2 - A. Robert1,3 - R. Walter1,4 - T.J.-L. Courvoisier1,4 - H. Pedersen5

Send offprint request: Baerbel.Kretschmar@obs.unige.ch


1 - INTEGRAL Science Data Centre, CH-1290 Versoix, Switzerland
2 - Istituto di Fisica Cosmica "G. Occhialini'', Milano, Italy
3 - IFIC, Valencia, Spain
4 - Geneva Observatory, CH-1290 Sauverny, Switzerland
5 - CUO, Copenhagen, Denmark


Received December 29, 1998; accepted April 21, 1999

Abstract:

We report on the INTEGRAL Science Data Centre (ISDC) BURST ALERT SYSTEM, designed to automatically distribute GRB positions as measured with INTEGRAL within tens of seconds after the burst.

Key words: gamma-rays: bursts -- gamma-rays: observations -- instrumentation: miscellaneous

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