The interplanetary network

K. Hurley, I. G. Mitrofanov, D. Golovin, M. L. Litvak, A. B. Sanin, W. Boynton, C. Fellows, K. Harshman, R. Starr, S. Golenetskii, R. Aptekar, E. Mazets, V. Pal'Shin, D. Frederiks, D. Svinkin, D. M. Smith, W. Hajdas, A. Von Kienlin, X. Zhang, A. RauK. Yamaoka, T. Takahashi, M. Ohno, Y. Hanabata, Y. Fukazawa, M. Tashiro, Y. Terada, T. Murakami, K. Makishima, T. Cline, S. Barthelmy, J. Cummings, N. Gehrels, H. Krimm, D. Palmer, J. Goldsten, E. Del Monte, M. Feroci, M. Marisaldi, V. Connaughton, M. S. Briggs, C. Meegan

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We describe the current, 9-spacecraft Interplanetary Network (IPN). The IPN detects about 325 gamma-ray bursts per year, of which about 100 are not localized by any other missions. We give some examples of how the data, which are public, can be utilized.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)459-464
Number of pages6
JournalEAS Publications Series
StatePublished - Nov 11 2013
Event2012 Gamma-Ray Burst Symposium, GRB 2012 - Malaga, Spain
Duration: Oct 8 2012Oct 12 2012


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Astronomy and Astrophysics
  • Engineering(all)
  • Space and Planetary Science

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Hurley, K., Mitrofanov, I. G., Golovin, D., Litvak, M. L., Sanin, A. B., Boynton, W., Fellows, C., Harshman, K., Starr, R., Golenetskii, S., Aptekar, R., Mazets, E., Pal'Shin, V., Frederiks, D., Svinkin, D., Smith, D. M., Hajdas, W., Von Kienlin, A., Zhang, X., ... Meegan, C. (2013). The interplanetary network. EAS Publications Series, 61, 459-464.