The XMM-Newton Slew Survey           Andy Read


NEW: Publication: The XMM-Newton slew survey in the 2-10 keV band, Warwick, Saxton & Read, 2012, A&A accepted [FITS Table]
NEW: Table: FITS Table of 2-10 keV XSS Extragalactic Sample
NEW: News: XMM-Newton All Sky Slew Image is ESA's image of the week
          : News: New Slew Images in the XMM-Newton Image Gallery
          : Release: The new Slew Survey EPIC Source Catalogue (XMMSL1_Delta5), via the XMM-Newton Science Archive (XSA)
          : Publication: A transient X-ray flare from the quiescent galaxy SDSS J120136.02+300305.5    Saxton, Read, Esquej et al., 2011, A&A 541, 106
          : Press Release: ESA - XMM-Newton discovers the star that everyone missed

The Slew Survey EPIC Source Catalogue       (documentation)
Upper Limit Server for Slew Survey Observations

  • Selected Publications
  • Presentations & Slides
  • Articles & Press Releases
  • Slew Images in the XMM-Newton Image Gallery
  • Extras

  • The XMM-Newton Slew Survey - Selected Publications

    The XMM-Newton slew survey in the 2-10 keV band    R.S Warwick, R.D. Saxton, A.M. Read, 2011, A&A accepted [FITS Table]
    The XMM-Newton Slew View of IGRJ17361-4441: a transient in the globular cluster NGC6388    A.A. Nucita, F. De Paolis, R.D. Saxton, A.M. Read, 2011, New Astronomy 17, 589
    A transient X-ray flare from the quiescent galaxy SDSS J120136.02+300305.5    R.D. Saxton, A.M. Read, P. Esquej, S. Komossa, P. Rodriguez-Pascual, D. Barrado, 2011, A&A 541, 106
    Swift follow-up of unidentified X-ray sources in the XMM-Newton Slew Survey    R.L.C. Starling, P.A. Evans, A.M. Read, R.D. Saxton, P. Esquej, H. Krimm, P.T. O'Brien, J.P. Osborne, S. Mateos, R. Warwick, K. Wiersema, 2011, MNRAS 412, 1853
    XMMSL1 J060636.2-694932: An XMM-Newton Slew discovery and Swift follow up of a new X-ray Nova in the LMC    A.M. Read, R.D. Saxton, P. Jonker, E. Kuulkers, P. Esquej, G. Pojmanski, M.A.P. Torres, M.R. Goad, M.J. Freyberg, M. Modjaz, 2009, A&A 506, 1309
    Evolution of tidal disruption candidates dicovered by XMM-Newton    Esquej P., Saxton R.D., Komossa S., Read A.M., Freyberg M.J., G. Hasinger, Garcia-Hernandez D.A., Lu H., Rodriguez Zaurin J., Sanchez-Portal M., Zhou H., 2008, A&A 489, 543
    XMM-Newton slew survey discovery of the nova XMMSL1 J070542.7-381442 (V598 Pup)    Read A.M., Saxton R.D., Torres M.A.P., Esquej P., Kuulkers E., Jonker P.G., Freyberg M.J., Osborne J.P., Challis P., 2008, A&A 482, L1
    The first XMM-Newton slew survey catalogue    R.D. Saxton, A.M. Read, P. Esquej, M.J. Freyberg, B. Altieri, D. Bermejo, 2008, A&A 480, 611
    Candidate tidal disruption events from the XMM-Newton Slew Survey    P. Esquej, R.D. Saxton, M.J. Freyberg, A.M. Read, B. Altieri, M. Sanchez-Portal, G. Hasinger, 2007, A&A 462, 49
    First Results from the XMM-Newton Slew Survey    Andrew Read, Richard Saxton, Pilar Esquej, Michael Freyberg, and Bruno Altieri, 2006, PASJ, 58, No 6 [High-res colour PS file]
    The XMM-Newton Slew Survey: a wide-angle survey in the 0.2 - 12 keV band    M.J. Freyberg, B. Altieri, D. Bermejo, M.P. Esquej, V. Lazaro, A.M. Read, R.D. Saxton, 2005, proceedings of "The X-ray Universe 2005", San Lorenzo de El Escorial
    The XMM-Newton Slew Survey: towards the XMMSL1 catalogue    M.P. Esquej, B. Altieri, D. Bermejo, M.J. Freyberg, V. Lazaro, A.M. Read, R.D. Saxton, 2005, proceedings of "The X-ray Universe 2005", San Lorenzo de El Escorial
    Extended sources in the XMM-Newton slew survey    V. Lazaro, R. Saxton, A.M. Read, M.P. Esquej, M.J. Freyberg, B.Altieri, D. Bermejo, 2005, proceedings of "The X-ray Universe 2005", San Lorenzo de El Escorial
    Processing challenges in the XMM-Newton slew survey    R. Saxton, B. Altieri, A. Read, M. Freyberg, M.P. Esquej, D. Bermejo 2005, SPIE 2005 conference, San Diego, CA
    The XMM-Newton Slew Survey    A.M. Read, R.D. Saxton, M.P. Esquej, M.J. Freyberg, B. Altieri 2005, XMM-Newton EPIC Consortium Meeting, Schloss Ringberg, Germany, April 2005, MPE Report 288


    The XMM-Newton Slew Survey - Presentations & Slides

    Presentation from "The X-ray Universe" (June 2011)
    Slides and Images from "XMM-Newton: The Next Decade" (June 2007)
    Selected older slides and images (April 2006)

    The XMM-Newton Slew Survey - Articles & Press Releases

    XMM-Newton All Sky Slew Image is ESA's image of the week
    XMM-Newton All Sky Slew Image in XMM-Newton Latest News
    ESA - XMM-Newton discovers the star that everyone missed
    ESA - XMM-Newton discovery of nova V598 Pup
    Leicester - XMM-Newton discovers the star that everyone missed
    Leicester Mercury
    ESA
    BBC News
    NASA
    New Scientist
    Spaceflight Now
    Innovations Report
    Space Now
    Space Ref

    XMM-Newton Image Gallery

    XMM-Newton All Sky Slew Image in XMM-Newton Latest News
    XMM-Newton Slew Image of Sco X-1
    XMM-Newton Slew Image of the Cygnus Loop
    XMM-Newton All Sky Slew Image
    XMM-Newton Slew Survey Galaxy Clusters
    Bright Nova V598 Pup
    Abell 2029
    Vela Supernova Remnant
    Puppis A

    Extras

    HEASARC Picture of the Week 16/10/06


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