Biography:

One of their most recent publications is Regular ArticleLimits on Hard X-Ray Emission from the Comet Shoemaker–Levy 9 Impact on Jupiter. Which was published in journal Icarus.

More information about Brad C. Rubin research including statistics on their citations can be found on their Copernicus Academic profile page.

Brad C. Rubin's Articles: (1)

Regular ArticleLimits on Hard X-Ray Emission from the Comet Shoemaker–Levy 9 Impact on Jupiter

AbstractData from the burst and transient source experiment (BATSE) onboard the Compton Gamma-Ray Observatory (CGRO) have been used to set upper limits on emission in the 20–1800 keV energy range from the collision of Comet Shoemaker–Levy 9 with Jupiter. For an impulsive event of 1 sec duration we place a 4 sigma upper limit on the equivalent isotropic energy release of 5 × 1020ergs in the 20–50 keV energy band. The upper limit on steady emission observed during the week of the collision is 2 × 1019erg/sec (20–50 keV). We discuss the implications of these observations for impact effects on the jovian atmosphere.

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