Search for Roma-BZCAT Blazars in the Palermo BAT survey archive

B. Sbarufatti, V. La Parola, G. Cusumano, V. Mangano, A. Segreto, P. Romano, S. Campana, G. Chincarini, G. Tagliaferri, P. Giommi

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Blazars are the most numerous class of extragalactic γ-ray sources. Because of their very broad spectral emission, blazars are expected to play an important role in the generation of the extra-galactic background in several energy bands. Using the Palermo BAT survey archive we searched for the hard X-ray counterparts of the ∼2600 objects in the Roma-BZCAT Blazars catalogue to study their contribution to the 15-150 keV extragalactic emission.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalProceedings of Science
StatePublished - 2008
Event7th INTEGRAL Workshop - An INTEGRAL View of Compact Objects, INTEGRAL 2008 - Copenhagen, Denmark
Duration: Sep 8 2008Sep 11 2008

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