AAS 204th Meeting, June, 2004
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Session 49. X-ray Binary and ULX Populations in Nearby Galaxies

Topical Session, Wednesday, June 2, 2004, 8:30-10:00am, 10:45am-12:30pm, 2:30-4:00pm, 4:15-6:00pm, 601

Lunch break follows paper 49.07.
49.01 X-ray binaries in nearby galaxies: The link between binary populations and galactic properties.
A. Zezas (Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrphysics)
49.02 X-ray Binaries: Theoretical Modeling in Different Environments
K. Belczynski (Northwestern)
49.03 LMXBs and ULXs in Elliptical Galaxies and Their Relation to Globular Clusters
J. A. Irwin (University of Michigan)
49.04 Observations of Ultra-Luminous X-ray Sources, and Implications
E. J. M. Colbert (CUA)
49.05 Theoretical Models for Ultra-Luminous X-ray Sources
M. C. Begelman (JILA, University of Colorado)
49.06 Multiwavelength Observations of Ultraluminous X-Ray Sources
P. Kaaret (Harvard-Smithsonian CfA)
49.07 Radio Observations of Ultra-Luminous X-Ray Sources and their Implication for Models
E.G. Koerding (MPIfR Bonn, Germany), E.J.M. Colbert (CUA, Washington), H. Falcke (ASTRON, The Netherlands)
49.08 Chandra and HST observations of M101
K.D. Kuntz (UMBC/NASA-GFC-LHEA JCA), Chandra/HST M101 Collaboration
49.09 Recent Observations of the peculiar ULX M101 P98
K. Mukai (NASA/GSFC and USRA), K.D. Kuntz (UMBC), Chandra/HST M101 Collaboration
49.10 Spectral classifications and transitions of ULXs in comparison with Galactic black-hole binaries
K. Makishima (Department of Physics, University of Tokyo, Japan), S. Ebisuzaki (RIKEN, Saitama, Japan), A. Kubota (Institute of Space & Astronautical Science, Japan), R. Miyawaki (Department of Physics, University of Toky, Japan), T. Mizuno (Department of Physical Science, Hiroshima University, Japan), M. Namiki (Osaka University, Osaka, Japan), M. Sugiho (NEC-Toshiba Space System, Co. Ltd., Japan), T. Tanaka (Institute of Space & Astronautical Science, Japan), N. Tsunoda (Tokyo Science University, Japan)
49.11 Subaru and ESO/VLT Observations of ULX Counterparts and Bubbles
M.W. Pakull (Obs. Strasbourg)
49.12 The ULX Population in the Starburst Galaxy NGC 253
K. A. Weaver (NASA's GSFC), T. M. Heckman, D. K. Strickland (JHU)
49.13 Ultracompact Binaries as Bright X-Ray Sources in Elliptical Galaxies
L. Bildsten (Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics, UCSB), C. Deloye (Department of Physics, UCSB)
49.14 The X-ray binary population in the M33
H.-J. Grimm, J.C. McDowell, D.-W. Kim, A. Zezas, G. Fabbiano (CfA)
49.15 Probing Low Mass X-ray Binaries Using the Globular Cluster Link
A. Kundu (Michigan State University), T. J. Maccarone (University of Amsterdam), S. E. Zepf (Michigan State University)
49.16 X-ray Luminosity Function of LMXB in Early Type Galaxies
D.-W. Kim, G Fabbiano (SAO)
49.17 The X-ray globular cluster population in M31: XMM-Newton and Chandra observations.
S. Trudolyubov (IGPP, University of California, Riverside), W. Priedhorsky (Los Alamos National Laboratory)
49.18 Session Summary
G. Fabbiano (Harvard-Smithsonian CfA)

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