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A correlation analysis of flux ratios and the Doppler factor for EGRET AGN sources
D.R. Jiang and
Received 20 January 1998 / Accepted 29 June 1998
We present a correlation analysis between the flux ratio of high-energy -ray emission to synchrotron emission and the Doppler factor for a sample of EGRET AGNs. The result favors a model that attributes the EGRET emission of AGNs to inverse-Compton scattering on photons external to the jet.
Key words: galaxies: kinematics and dynamics galaxies: nuclei galaxies: jets
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Online publication: November 26, 1998