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This page contains RXTE-related Notices (ie., ATELs, IAUCs, and GCN notices) published in 2006. For information on other RXTE-related publications, see:


  1. Millisecond Dips in Sco X-1 are Likely the Result of High-Energy Particle Events
    T. A. Jones , A. M. Levine , E. H. Morgan , and S. Rappaport
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v949:1, 2006 November
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..949....1J

  2. Renewed Low Level X-ray Activity of GX 339-4
    J. H. Swank , E. A. Smith , D. M. Smith , and C. B. Markwardt
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v944:1, 2006 November
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..944....1S

  3. Detection of Additional Periodicities in RXTE ASM Light Curves
    A. M. Levine and R. Corbet
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v940:1, 2006 November
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..940....1L

  4. Chandra observation of SAX J1818.6-1703: confirmation of optical counterpart & suggestion of non-transient nature
    J. in't Zand , P. Jonker , M. Mendez , and C. Markwardt
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v915:1, 2006 October
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..915....1I

  5. Parkes radio observations of the AXP CXO J167410.2-455216
    M. Burgay , N. Rea , G. Israel , and A. Possenti
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v903:1, 2006 September
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..903....1B

  6. RXTE PCA observations of IGR J17497-2821
    C. B. Markwardt and J. H. Swank
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v891:1, 2006 September
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..891....1M

  7. Detection of a cyclotron line with RXTE in the current outburst of EXO2030+375
    C. A. Wilson and M. H. Finger
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v877:1, 2006 August
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..877....1W

  8. Swift/BAT detects an outburst from EXO 2030+375
    H. Krimm , S. Barthelmy , N. Gehrels , C. Markwardt , D. Palmer , D. Sanwal , and J. Tueller
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v861:1, 2006 July
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..861....1K

  9. BAT Detects a New Outburst of 4U 1608-522
    C. B. Markwardt , H. A. Krimm , D. Sanwal , and J. Tueller
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v851:1, 2006 July
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..851....1M

  10. RXTE observations of the Rapid Burster
    N. Shaposhnikov , J. H. Swank , and C. B. Markwardt
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v849:1, 2006 June
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..849....1S

  11. Swift Detection/Confirmation of the Hard X-ray Source SWIFT J2114.3 +8206/S52116+81
    A. Falcone , J. Tueller , C. Markwardt , M. Ajello , S. Barthelmy , T. Belloni , N. Gehrels , O. Godet , D. Grupe , S. Holland , J. Kennea , K. Mukai , R. Mushotzky , R. Sambruna , and G. K. Skinner
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v846:1, 2006 June
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..846....1F

  12. 4 Bursts from AXP 4U 0142+61
    R. Dib , V. Kaspi , F. Gavriil , and P. Woods
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v845:1, 2006 June
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..845....1D

  13. Outburst from EXO 2030+375
    R. H. D. Corbet and A. M. Levine
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v843:1, 2006 June
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..843....1C

  14. High state of Mkn 421 in the hard X-rays
    G. G. Lichti , A. Neronov , N. Mowlavi , M. Ajello , V. Beckmann , C. Boisson , J. Buckley , P. Charlot , W. Collmar , B. Degrange , A. Djannati-Atai , A. Falcone , J. Finley , G. Fossati , G. Henri , K. Katarzynski , D. Kieda , A. Lahteemaki , K. Mannheim , A. Marcowith , M. Punch , A. Saggione , L. Sauge , V. Schoenfelder , A. Sillanpaa , D. Smith , H. Sol , F. Tavecchio , L. Takalo , M. Tornikoski , A. V. Kienlin , and T. Weekes
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v840:1, 2006 June
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..840....1L

  15. A Strong Increase in the Orbital Modulation of the X-ray flux of GX9+9
    A. M. Levine , R. J. Harris , and O. Vilhu
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v839:1, 2006 June
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..839....1L

  16. Flare in 1A 1246-588 is an Eddington-limited type I X-ray burst
    E. Kuulkers and A. M. Levine
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v837:1, 2006 June
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..837....1K

  17. XTE J1817-330 decline has reached the X-ray hard state
    R. A. Remillard and J. E. McClintock
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v836:1, 2006 June
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..836....1R

  18. Optical counterpart to SAX J1818.6-1703
    I. Negueruela and D. M. Smith
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v831:1, 2006 June
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..831....1N

  19. Unusual Strong Hard Flare or Burst in 1A 1246-588
    A. M. Levine , R. A. Remillard , and D. Galloway
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v830:1, 2006 June
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..830....1L

  20. Periodicity in XTE J0421+560/CI Cam
    J. Z. Yan and Q. Z. Liu
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v820:1, 2006 May
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..820....1Y

  21. Correction to Atel #811: SWIFT and RXTE observations of Cir X-1 in an extended low-flux state
    P. G. Jonker , J. H. Swank , L. Kuiper , J. Homan , and C. B. Markwardt
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v812:1, 2006 May
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..812....1J

  22. SWIFT and RXTE observations of Cir X-1 in an extended low-flux state
    P. G. Jonker , J. H. Swank , L. Kuiper , J. Homan , and C. B. Markwardt
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v811:1, 2006 May
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..811....1J

  23. IGR J19140+0951 simultaneously observed with INTEGRAL, Swift and RXTE
    J. Rodriguez , V. Beckmann , D. C. Hannikainen , F. Lebrun , S. E. Shaw , and D. Willis
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v800:1, 2006 April
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..800....1R

  24. SGR-like Burst from Direction of AXP 4U 0142+61
    V. Kaspi , R. Dib , and F. Gavriil
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v794:1, 2006 April
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..794....1K

  25. XMM-Newton observation of XTE J1817-300
    G. Sala and J. Greiner
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v791:1, 2006 April
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..791....1S

  26. Orbital Parameters for the X-Ray Pulsar IGR J16393-4643
    T. Thompson , J. A. Tomsick , R. Rothschild , J. in't Zand , and R. Walter
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v786:1, 2006 March
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..786....1T

  27. Optical and NIR observations of XTE J1739-285
    M. A. P. Torres , D. Steeghs , M. R. Garcia , J. E. McClintock , P. G. Jonker , D. Kaplan , J. Casares , R. Greimel , and T. Augusteijn
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v784:1, 2006 March
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..784....1T

  28. Correction: XTE J1701-462: Swift/XRT refined position
    J. A. Kennea , O. Godet , and D. N. Burrows
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v781:1, 2006 March
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..781....1K

  29. XTE J1709-462: Swift/XRT refined position
    J. A. Kennea , O. Godet , and D. N. Burrows
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v780:1, 2006 March
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..780....1K

  30. Swift/BAT and RXTE/ASM Discovery of the Orbital Period of IGR J16418-4532
    R. Corbet , L. Barbier , S. Barthelmy , J. Cummings , E. Fenimore , N. Gehrels , D. Hullinger , H. Krimm , C. Markwardt , D. Palmer , A. Parsons , T. Sakamoto , G. Sato , J. Tueller , and R. Remillard
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v779:1, 2006 March
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..779....1C

  31. Chandra Localization of the Neutron Star X-Ray Transients XTE J1739-285 and XTE J1701-462
    M. I. Krauss , A. M. Juett , D. Chakrabarty , P. G. Jonker , and C. B. Markwardt
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v777:1, 2006 March
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..777....1K

  32. End of outburst of IGR J11215-5952; possible pulsations
    D. M. Smith , N. Bezayiff , and I. Negueruela
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v773:1, 2006 March
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..773....1S

  33. Outburst of IGR J11215-5952 Observed with RXTE
    D. M. Smith , N. Bezayiff , and I. Negueruela
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v766:1, 2006 March
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..766....1S

  34. Radio imaging campaign on newly-detected jets in GRS1915+105
    J. C. A. Miller-Jones , M. P. Rupen , S. A. Trushkin , G. G. Pooley , and R. P. Fender
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v758:1, 2006 March
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..758....1M

  35. Fourth RXTE Observation of RS Oph in Outburst: Continued Fading
    J. L. Sokoloski , G. J. M. Luna , and K. Mukai
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v754:1, 2006 February
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..754....1S

  36. Rapid evolution of variability properties in XTE J1817-330
    J. Homan , J. M. Miller , and R. Wijnands
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v752:1, 2006 February
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..752....1H

  37. Optical Spectroscopy of XTE J1817-330 in Outburst
    M. A. P. Torres , D. Steeghs , J. McClintock , M. Garcia , A. Brandeker , D. Nguyen , P. G. Jonker , and J. M. Miller
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v749:1, 2006 February
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..749....1T

  38. Spectral evolution and kHz QPOs in the transient Z source XTE J1701-462
    J. Homan , T. Belloni , M. V. D. Klis , P. Casella , M. Mendez , W. Lewin , R. Fender , E. Gallo , and N. Gehrels
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v748:1, 2006 February
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..748....1H

  39. Third RXTE Observation of RS Oph in Outburst: Beginning of the X- ray Decline
    J. L. Sokoloski , G. J. M. Luna , and K. Mukai
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v747:1, 2006 February
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..747....1S

  40. Chandra Constraints on the Column Density to XTE J1817-330
    J. M. Miller , J. Homan , D. Steeghs , and R. Wijnands
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v746:1, 2006 February
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..746....1M

  41. A Pointed RXTE Observation of XTE J1817-330
    J. M. Miller , J. Homan , D. Steeghs , M. A. P. Torres , and R. Wijnands
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v743:1, 2006 February
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..743....1M

  42. Second RXTE Observation of RS Oph in Outburst
    J. L. Sokoloski , G. J. M. Luna , and K. Mukai
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v741:1, 2006 February
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..741....1S

  43. Swift-UVOT detection of XTEJ1817-330 in the UV
    D. Steeghs , M. A. P. Torres , J. Miller , and P. G. Jonker
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v740:1, 2006 February
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..740....1S

  44. INTEGRAL and RXTE monitoring of XTE J1817-330: evolving through a state change?
    E. Kuulkers , P. Goldoni , S. E. Shaw , S. Brandt , J. Chenevez , T. J. Courvoisier , K. Ebisawa , P. Kretschmar , C. Markwardt , N. Mowlavi , T. Oosterbroek , A. Orr , A. Paizis , J. Rodriguez , C. Sanchez-Fernandez , and R. Wijnands
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v738:1, 2006 February
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..738....1K

  45. Strong Hard X-Ray Emission from RS Oph in Outburst
    J. L. Sokoloski , K. Mukai , and G. J. M. Luna
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v737:1, 2006 February
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..737....1S

  46. Three active neutron star X-ray transients: SAX J1747.0-2853, XTE J1739-285 and GRS 1747-312
    J. Chenevez , S. E. Shaw , E. Kuulkers , S. Brandt , T. J. Courvoisier , K. Ebisawa , P. Kretschmar , C. Markwardt , N. Mowlavi , T. Oosterbroek , A. Orr , A. Paizis , C. Sanchez-Fernandez , R. Wijnands , and J. Zurita
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v734:1, 2006 February
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..734....1C

  47. The Optical Counterpart to XTE J1817-330.
    M. A. P. Torres , D. Steeghs , P. G. Jonker , K. Luhman , J. E. McClintock , and M. R. Garcia
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v733:1, 2006 February
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..733....1T

  48. INTEGRAL detects hard X-ray emission from XTE J1817-330
    S. E. Shaw , J. Zurita , E. Kuulkers , S. Brandt , J. Chenevez , T. J. Courvoisier , K. Ebisawa , P. Kretschmar , C. Markwardt , N. Mowlavi , T. Oosterbroek , A. Orr , A. Paizis , C. Sanchez-Fernandez , and R. Wijnands
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v731:1, 2006 February
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..731....1S

  49. Continuing RXTE observations of XTE J1701-462: a new ''Z'' in town?
    J. Homan , T. Belloni , M. van der Klis , P. Casella , M. Mendez , W. Lewin , R. Fender , E. Gallo , and N. Gehrels
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v725:1, 2006 February
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..725....1H

  50. Discovery of the NIR counterpart of XTE J1817-330
    P. D'Avanzo , P. Goldoni , S. Covino , S. Campana , E. Molinari , G. Chincarini , F. M. Zerbi , V. Testa , G. Tosti , F. Vitali , L. A. Antonelli , P. Conconi , G. Malaspina , L. Nicastro , and E. Palazzi
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v724:1, 2006 February
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..724....1D

  51. Confirmation of Radio Counterpart to XTE J1817-330
    M. P. R. V. Dhawan and A. J. Mioduszewski
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v721:1, 2006 February
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..721....1R

  52. Possible Radio Counterpart to XTE J1817-330
    M. P. R. V. Dhawan and A. J. Mioduszewski
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v717:1, 2006 February
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..717....1R

  53. Bright New Black Hole Transient XTE J1817-330
    R. Remillard , A. M. Levine , E. H. Morgan , C. B. Markwardt , and J. H. Swank
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v714:1, 2006 January
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..714....1R

  54. Near-Infra-Red Observations of XTE J1701-462 using SMARTS
    D. Maitra and C. Bailyn
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v712:1, 2006 January
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..712....1M

  55. XTE J1701-462: possible radio counterpart
    R. Fender , B. Sault , and M. Dahlem
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v710:1, 2006 January
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..710....1F

  56. XTE J1701-462 seen by INTEGRAL
    N. Produit , A. Bazzano , V. Schoenfelder , N. Westergaard , B. McBreen , R. Much , W. Hermsen , and S. Molkov
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v708:1, 2006 January
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..708....1P

  57. X-ray activity in GX 339-4
    N. Bezayiff and D. M. Smith
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v707:1, 2006 January
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..707....1B

  58. Swift X-ray Spectrum and V-band Upper Limit for XTE J1701-462
    J. A. Kennea , F. E. Marshall , D. Steeghs , C. Markwardt , D. N. Burrows , M. Torres , J. Miller , S. Hunsberger , J. Nousek , and N. Gehrels
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v704:1, 2006 January
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..704....1K

  59. RXTE Pointed Observations of XTE J1701-462
    T. E. Strohmayer , J. H. Swank , E. H. Morgan , C. B. Markwardt , and N. Shaposhnikov
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v703:1, 2006 January
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..703....1S

  60. Swift/XRT localization of XRT J1701-462
    J. A. Kennea , F. Marshall , D. Steeghs , C. Markwardt , D. N. Burrows , M. Torres , J. Miller , S. Hunsberger , J. Nousek , and N. Gehrels
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v702:1, 2006 January
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..702....1K

  61. RXTE PCA position of XTE J1701-462
    C. B. Markwardt , J. H. Swank , and D. Pereira
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v700:1, 2006 January
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..700....1M

  62. New X-ray Transient, XTE J1701-462
    R. A. Remillard , D. Lin , and the ASM Team at MIT
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v696:1, 2006 January
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..696....1R

  63. Discovery of twin kHz quasi-periodic oscillations (QPOs) in Cir X-1
    S. Boutloukos , R. Wijnands , and M. V. D. Klis
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v695:1, 2006 January
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..695....1B

  64. More RXTE PCA observations of SWIFT J1626.6-5156: a peculiar pulsating object
    T. Belloni , J. Homan , S. Campana , C. B. Markwardt , and N. Gehrels
    The Astronomer's Telegram, v687:1, 2006 January
    ADS bibliographic code: 2006ATel..687....1B


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