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Special Session at the 231st AAS Winter Meeting

Special session for BASS project at the AAS Winter Meeting (231st) was successfully held.
With a title of 'New Results on Nearby AGN with Swift BAT', 9 invited talks and 3 invited posters were presented during 90 minutes of the special session.

  • Time: 2:00pm, 11th (Thursday) January 2018
  • Venue: Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, Washington DC, USA

List of speakers and talk titles

Time Speaker Title
2:00 - 2:10 Michael Koss The BAT AGN Spectroscopic Survey (BASS) DR1-Spectral Measurements, Derived Quantities, and AGN Demographics
2:10 - 2:20 Claudio Ricci The Obscuration Properties of Local AGN
2:20 - 2:30 Kyuseok Oh The 105 month Swift-BAT data release
2:30 - 2:40 Benny Trakhtenbrot The ΓX-L/LEdd relation in BAT AGN Spectroscopic Survey (BASS)
2:40 - 2:50 Ezequiel Treister Multiwavelength Studies of Dual AGN in the Swift/BAT Sample
2:50 - 3:00 Meredith Powell AGN Clustering in the BAT Sample
3:00 - 3:10 Lia F. Sartori Longterm AGN variability in the BASS sample
3:10 - 3:20 Anna K. Weigel The joint fit of the BHMF and ERDF for the BAT AGN Sample
3:20 - 3:30 Thomas T. Shimizu The LLAMA Project: A SINFONI Study of Gas Outflows and Feeding in Local, X-ray Selected AGN

List of author and poster titles

Time Author Title
5:30 - 6:30 Peter G. Boorman An unbiased view of X-ray obscuration amongst active galactic nuclei with NuLANDS
5:30 - 6:30 Michael Koss Tending the Fire, A Legacy Survey of Molecular Gas Fueling in Powerful Nearby AGN
5:30 - 6:30 Amy Lien The status of BAT detector