- Claude Bernard -

“The joy of discovery is certainly the liveliest that the mind of man can ever feel”

PUBLICATIONS

A list of my up-to-date publications can be found here: Google Scholar.

Peer-reviewed Articles

1. Ergin T., Saha L., Bhattacharjee P., Sano H., Tanaka S. J. , Majumdar P., Yamazaki R., Fukui Y. (2020). Probing the star formation origin of gamma rays from 3FHL J1907.0+0713. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, in print.

2. Sezer, A., Ergin, T., Cesur, N., Tanaka, S. J., Kisaka, S., Ohira, Y., Yamazaki, R. (2020). Suzaku and Fermi view of the supernova remnant 3C 396. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Volume 492, Issue 1, pp. 1484–1491​.

3. Sezer, A., Ergin, T., Yamazaki, R., Sano, H., Fukui, Y. (2019). Discovery of recombining plasma inside the extended gamma-ray supernova remnant HB9. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Volume 489, Issue 3, November 2019, pp. 4300–4310.

4. Sezer, A., Ergin, T., Yamazaki, R., Ohira, Y., Cesur, N. (2018). A Suzaku X-ray study of the mixed-morphology supernova remnant Kes 69 and searching for its gamma-ray counterpart. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Volume 481, Issue 1, pp. 1416-1425. 

5. Ergin, T., Sezer, A., Sano, H., Yamazaki, R., Fukui, Y. (2017). Recombining Plasma & Gamma-ray Emission in the Mixed-morphology Supernova Remnant 3C 400.2. Astrophysical Journal, Volume 842, Issue 1, article id. 22, pp.1-9.

6. Sezer, A., Ergin, T., Yamazaki, R. (2017). Suzaku Analysis of the Supernova Remnant G306.3-0.9 and the Gamma-ray View of Its Neighborhood. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Volume 466, Issue 3, pp. 3434-3441.

7. Gök, F. and Ergin, T. (2015). Suzaku and Fermi observations of the supernova remnant G1.9 + 0.3. Advances in Space Research, Volume 56, Issue 8, pp. 1793-1796.

8. Ergin, T., Sezer, A., Saha, L., Majumdar, P., Gök, F., Ercan, E. N. (2015). Searching for Overionized Plasma in the Gamma-ray-emitting Supernova Remnant G349.7+0.2. Astrophysical Journal, Volume 804, Issue 2, article id. 124, pp. 1-10.

9. Ergin, T., Sezer, A., Saha, L., Majumdar, P., Chatterjee, A., Bayirli, A., Ercan, E. N. (2014). Recombining Plasma in the Gamma-ray Emitting Mixed-Morphology Supernova Remnant 3C 391.  Astrophysical Journal, Volume 790, Issue 1, article id. 65, pp. 1-10. 

10. Saha, L., Ergin, T., Majumdar, P., Bozkurt, M., Ercan, E. N. (2014). Origin of gamma-ray emission in the shell of Cassiopeia A. Astronomy & Astrophysics, Volume 563, id.A88, pp. 1-7. 

11. Bozkurt, M., Ergin, T., Hudaverdi, M., Ercan, E. N. (2013). High Energy Studies on the Non-Thermal Emissions from Cassiopeia A & Tycho. International Journal of Astronomy and Astrophysics, vol. 3, issue 01, pp. 34-48.

12. Acciari, V. A., et al. (VERITAS Collaboration) (2010). ERRATUM: "Veritas Observations of a Very High Energy gamma-ray Flare from the Blazar 3C 66A" (2009, ApJ, 693, L104). Astrophysical Journal Letters, Volume 721, Issue 2, pp. L203-L204.

13. Acciari, V. A., et al. (VERITAS Collaboration) (2010). Observations of the Shell-type Supernova Remnant Cassiopeia A at TeV Energies with VERITAS. Astrophysical Journal, Volume 714, Issue 1, pp. 163-169. 

14. Acciari, V. A., et al. (VERITAS Collaboration) (2009). Detection of Extended VHE Gamma Ray Emission from G106.3+2.7 with Veritas. Astrophysical Journal, Volume 703, Issue 1, pp. L6-L9. 

15. Acciari, V. A., et al. (VERITAS Collaboration) (2009). Multi-wavelength Observations of LS I +61° 303 with Veritas, Swift, and RXTE. Astrophysical Journal, Volume 700, Issue 2, pp. 1034-1041. 

16. Acciari, V. A., et al. (VERITAS Collaboration) (2009). Evidence for Long-Term Gamma-Ray and X-Ray Variability from the Unidentified TeV Source HESS J0632+057. Astrophysical Journal Letters, Volume 698, Issue 2, pp. L94-L97. 

17. Acciari, V. A., et al. (VERITAS Collaboration) (2009). Observation of Extended Very High Energy Emission from the Supernova Remnant IC 443 with VERITAS. Astrophysical Journal Letters, Volume 698, Issue 2, pp. L133-L137. 

18. Acciari, V. A., et al. (VERITAS Collaboration) (2009). VERITAS Observations of the BL Lac Object 1ES 1218+304. Astrophysical Journal, Volume 695, Issue 2, pp. 1370-1375.

19. Acciari, V. A., et al. (VERITAS Collaboration) (2009). Veritas Observations of a Very High Energy gamma-Ray Flare From the Blazar 3C 66A. Astrophysical Journal Letters, Volume 693, Issue 2, pp. L104-L108.

20. Donnarumma, I., et al. (2009). The June 2008 Flare of Markarian 421 from Optical to TeV Energies. Astrophysical Journal Letters, Volume 691, Issue 1, pp. L13-L19. 

21. Acciari, V. A., et al. (VERITAS Collaboration) (2009). Discovery of Very High Energy Gamma-ray Radiation from the BL Lac 1ES 0806+524. Astrophysical Journal Letters, Volume 690, Issue 2, pp. L126-L129.

22. Acciari, V. A., et al. (VERITAS Collaboration) (2008). VERITAS Discovery of >200 GeV Gamma-Ray Emission from the Intermediate-Frequency-Peaked BL Lacertae Object W Comae. Astrophysical Journal, Volume 684, Issue 2, pp. 73-77.

23. Acciari, V. A., et al. (VERITAS Collaboration) (2008). VERITAS Observations of the gamma-Ray Binary LS I +61 303. Astrophysical Journal, Volume 679, Issue 2, pp. 1427-1432. 

24. Acciari, V. A., et al. (VERITAS Collaboration) (2008). Observation of Gamma-Ray Emission from the Galaxy M87 above 250 GeV with VERITAS. Astrophysical Journal, Volume 679, Issue 1, pp. 397-403.

25. Hanna, D., et al. (VERITAS Collaboration) (2008). First results from VERITAS. Nuclear Instruments & Methods in Physics Research Section A-Accelerators Spectrometers Detectors and Associated Equipment, Volume 588, Issue 1-2, p. 26-32. 

26. Konopelko, A., et al. (VERITAS Collaboration) (2007). Observations of the Unidentified TeV gamma-Ray Source TeV J2032+4130 with the Whipple Observatory 10 m Telescope. Astrophysical Journal, Volume 658, Issue 2, pp. 1062-1068. 

27. Aharonian, F., et al. (2005). A New Population of Very High Energy Gamma-Ray Sources in the Milk Way. Science, Volume 307, Issue 5717, pp. 1938-1942.

28. Aharonian, F., et al. (H.E.S.S. Collaboration) (2005). Search for TeV emission from the region around PSR B1706-44 with the HESS experiment. Astronomy & Astrophysics, Volume 432, Issue 1, March II 2005, pp.L9-L12.

29. Aharonian, F., et al. (H.E.S.S. Collaboration) (2005). Very high energy gamma rays from the composite SNR G 0.9+0.1. Astronomy & Astrophysics, Volume 432, Issue 2, March III 2005, pp.L25-L29.

30. Aharonian, F., et al. (H.E.S.S. Collaboration) (2005). Upper limits to the SN1006 multi-TeV gamma-ray flux from HESS observations. Astronomy & Astrophysics, Volume 437, Issue 1, July I 2005, pp.135-139. 

31. Aharonian, F., et al. (H.E.S.S. Collaboration) (2005). H.E.S.S. observations of PKS 2155-304. Astronomy & Astrophysics, Volume 430, pp. 865-875. 

32. Aharonian, F., et al. (H.E.S.S. Collaboration) (2004). Calibration of cameras of the H.E.S.S. detector. Astroparticle Physics, Volume 22, Issue 2, p. 109-125.

33Aharonian, F. A., et al. (H.E.S.S. Collaboration) (2004). High-energy particle acceleration in the shell of a supernova remnant. Nature, Volume 432, Issue 7013, pp. 75-77.

34Aharonian, F., et al. (H.E.S.S. Collaboration) (2004). Very high energy gamma rays from the direction of Sagittarius A*. Astronomy & Astrophysics, Volume 425, pp. L13-L17.

Peer Reviewed Proceedings

1. Ergin, T., Satoru, K., Sezer, A., Yamazaki, R., Filipovic, M., Sano, H., Fukui, Y., Tanaka, S. (2017). A New Gamma-Ray Source in the Vicinity of the Galactic Supernova Remnant G306.3−0.9. Proceedings of the 7th International Fermi Symposium, held 15-20 October 2017, in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany (IFS2017) id.101; arXiv:1712.06415.  

2. Ergin, T., Sezer, A., Yamazaki, R., Sano, H., Fukui, Y., Tanaka, S. (2017). Detection of an Unidentified Extended Gamma-ray Source Close to the Galactic Supernova Remnant 3C 400.2. Proceedings of the 7th International Fermi Symposium, held 15-20 October 2017, in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany (IFS2017) id.103; arXiv:1712.06421.  

3. Bhattacharjee, P., Majumdar, P., Ergin, T., Saha, L., Joarder, P. (2017). Investigating the region of 3C 397 in High Energy Gamma rays. Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union, IAU Symposium, Volume 331, pp. 316-319; arXiv:1801.05961.  

4. L. Saha, T. Ergin, P. Majumdar, M. Bozkurt (2013). Locating the TeV gamma-rays from the shell regions of Cassiopeia A. Supernova Environmental Impacts, Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union, IAU Symposium, Volume 296, pp. 380-381.  

5. Ergin, T. and Ercan, E. N. (2012). GeV analysis of mixed morphology supernova remnants interacting with molecular clouds. HIGH ENERGY GAMMA-RAY ASTRONOMY: 5th International Meeting on High Energy Gamma-Ray Astronomy. AIP Conference Proceedings, Volume 1505, pp. 265-268.  

6. Holder, J., et al. (VERITAS Collaboration) (2008). Status of the VERITAS Observatory. HIGH ENERGY GAMMA-RAY ASTRONOMY: Proceedings of the 4th International Meeting on High Energy Gamma-Ray Astronomy. AIP Conference Proceedings, Volume 1085, pp. 657-660.

7. Krennrich, F., et al. (VERITAS Collaboration) (2007). Status report from VERITAS. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, Volume 60, Issue 1, pp. 34-39. 

8. LeBohec, S., et al. (VERITAS Collaboration) (2006). Deployment of the VERITAS observatory. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, Volume 47, Issue 1, pp. 232-237.  

9. Weekes, T. C., et al. (VERITAS Collaboration) (2006). VERITAS: status c.2005. PARTICLES AND NUCLEI: Seventeenth International Conference on Particles and Nuclei. AIP Conference Proceedings, Volume 842, pp. 1001-1003.

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Other Proceedings

1. Ergin, T., Sezer, A., Yamazaki, R. (2016). Investigating the X-ray and Gamma-ray Properties of the Galactic Supernova Remnants Kes 69, 3C 396, 3C 400.2.  Supernova Remnants: An Odyssey in Space after Stellar Death, Proceedings of the Conference held 6-11 June 2016, in Chania, Greece; arXiv:1609.02940.


2. T. Ergin, A. Sezer, L. Saha, P. Majumdar, E. N. Ercan (2013). Studying the Supernova Remnant G31.9+0.0 in Gamma and X-Rays. 33rd International Cosmic Ray Conference (ICRC2013), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; arXiv:1308.0846.


3. T. Ergin, L. Saha, P. Majumdar, M. Bozkurt, E. N. Ercan (2013). Modeling the Shell of Cassiopeia A to find the TeV Gamma-ray Emission Region. 33rd International Cosmic Ray Conference (ICRC2013), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; arXiv:1308.0195.

Other Conference Contributions

1. T. Ergin, A. Sezer, Bamba, A. (2018). Studying the elemental abundances of Kepler Supernova Remnant with Athena. 442nd COSPAR Scientific Assembly. Held 14-22 July 2018, in Pasadena, California, USA, Abstract id. E1.14-20-18. 


2. T. Ergin, Bhattacharjee, P., Saha, L., Sano, H., Majumdar, P., Fukui, Y. (2018). Testing the Origin of Excess Gamma Rays Coinciding with 3FHL J1907.0+0713. 442nd COSPAR Scientific Assembly. Held 14-22 July 2018, in Pasadena, California, USA, Abstract id. E1.14-23-18.


3. Sezer, A., Ohira, Y., Ergin, T., Yamazaki, R., Katsuda, S., Bamba, A. (2018). Investigating the origin of the recombining plasma in W49B with X-IFU onboard Athena. 442nd COSPAR Scientific Assembly. Held 14-22 July 2018, in Pasadena, California, USA, Abstract id. E1.14-15-18. 


4. T. Ergin, L. Saha, P. Majumdar (2015). Discovery of GeV Gamma-ray Emission from the Galactic Supernova Remnant Kes 41. National Astronomy Conference of Turkey, Ankara, Turkey.  


5. T. Ergin, A. Sezer, L. Saha, P. Majumdar (2014). The Gamma- and X-ray Analysis of the Mixed-morphology Galactic Supernova Remnant G349.7+0.2. 40th COSPAR Scientific Assembly, Moscow, Russia.


6. A. Bayirli, T. Ergin, T. Guver (2014). Correlating between the Optical and Gamma-ray Light Curves of Fermi-LAT Unassociated Sources. 40th COSPAR Scientific Assembly, Moscow, Russia. 


7. M. Kaplan, M. Hudaverdi, T. Ergin (2014). Studying the Impact of Space Weather on the RASAT Satellite. 40th COSPAR Scientific Assembly, Moscow, Russia.


8. F. Gok & T. Ergin (2014). Studying the Youngest Galactic Supernova Remnant G1.9+0.3 with Suzaku. 40th COSPAR Scientific Assembly, Moscow, Russia.


9. A. Sezer & T. Ergin (2014). Suzaku Analysis of the Ejecta-Dominated Supernova Remnant G337.2-0.7. 40th COSPAR Scientific Assembly, Moscow, Russia.


10. Ergin, T., Ercan, E. N., Hudaverdi, M. (2012). Gamma Rays from the Supernova Remnant G290.1-0.8. 39th COSPAR Scientific Assembly, Mysore, India. 


11. Ergin, T. & Dame, T. M. (2009). High-latitude Molecular Clouds as Gamma-ray Sources for Fermi. American Astronomical Society, 214. AAS Meeting.