Research report 2011 - Max Planck Institute for Nuclear Physics
Surpises at the highest energies - recent progress in high-energy astrophysics
Rieger, Frank; Aharonian, Felix
Teilchenphysik und Hochenergie-Astrophysik (Hofmann), Gruppe Hochenergie-Astrophysik Theorie
SummaryIn the last few years, observations at highest energies have provided important fundamental insight into astrophysical processes in cosmic objects. They represent key steps towards the understanding of these objects. Two selected highlights of gamma-ray astromony are presented.