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A Search for Optical AGN Variability in 35,000 Low-mass Galaxies with the Palomar Transient Factory

15 Jul 2020, 16:00 UTC
A Search for Optical AGN Variability in 35,000 Low-mass Galaxies with the Palomar Transient Factory
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Vivienne F. Baldassare et al 2020 ApJ 896 10
PTF detection of optical variability in 417 active nuclei of nearby galaxies, including 237 with stellar masses between 107 and 1010 M⊙, reveals no dependence of variability properties with stellar mass.

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