White, Glenn J.; Araki, M.; Greaves, J. S. and Ohishi, M.
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The results of a submillimetre wavelength spectral line survey between 455.1 - 507.4 GHz of the Orion-KL hot cloud core are reported. 254 lines were detected, and are associated with 30 different molecular species or their isotopomeric variants. Apart from the abundant diatomic rotors such as CO and CS, the spectrum is dominated by SO, SO2 and CH3OH and large organic molecules such as (CH3)2O, CH3CN, C2H3CN, C2H5CN and HCOOCH3 which make up ~72% of the total number of lines; unidentified lines ~13%; and other lines the remaining ~15% of the total. Rotational temperatures and column densities derived using standard rotation diagram analysis techniques were found to range from 70 - 600 K, and 1014 - 1017cm2 respectively.
|Item Type:||Conference Item|
|Copyright Holders:||2004 International Astronomical Union|
|Extra Information:||Proceedings of the 213th Symposium of the International Astronomical Union, held at Hamilton Island, Great Barrier Reef, Australia
8-12 July 2002
|Academic Unit/Department:||Science > Physical Sciences
|Interdisciplinary Research Centre:||Centre for Earth, Planetary, Space and Astronomical Research (CEPSAR)|
|Depositing User:||G. J. White|
|Date Deposited:||27 Feb 2012 10:52|
|Last Modified:||24 Feb 2016 04:33|
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