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Paper: The Dark Side of GRB 020819
Volume: 312, Third Rome Workshop on Gamma-Ray Bursts in the Afterglow Era
Page: 217
Authors: Klose, S.; Stecklum, B.; Henden, A.A.; Greiner, J.; Hartmann, D.H.; Cardiel, N.; Gallego, J.; Tanvir, N.R.; Castro-Tirado, A.J.; Pian, E.
Abstract: We report rapid near-infrared observations of GRB 020819. We find that any afterglow was fainter than K′=19 only 9 hrs after the burst. We discuss if extinction by cosmic dust in the GRB host galaxy can explain the faintness of this afterglow.
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