• Are Radio-Loud Narrow-Line Seyfert 1 Galaxies Blazar-like?

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      Narrow-line Seyfert 1; blazar; slim disk.

    • Abstract


      The similarities between blazars and radio-loud narrow-line Seyfert 1 galaxies (RLNLS1s) have received much attention. In this paper, by using the magnetized slim disk model, we calculate the jet power and disk luminosity. It is found that the jet power is only a very small fraction of the disk luminosity, < 10%. This indicates that the jet orientation of RLNLS1 is close to the line-of-sight, which is similar to blazars.

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      Renyi Ma1 Chong Ping1

      1. Department of Astronomy and Institute of Theoretical Physics and Astrophysics, Xiamen University, Xiamen, Fujian 361005, China.
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