Peering into the Dark Side: Magnesium Lines Establish a Massive Neutron Star in PSR J2215+5135

New millisecond pulsars (MSPs) in compact binaries provide a good opportunity to search for the most massive neutron stars. Their main-sequence companion stars are often strongly irradiated by the pulsar, displacing the effective center of light from their barycenter and making mass measurements unc...

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Autores Principales: Linares Porto, Mauricio, Shahbaz, T, Casares, J
Formato: Artículo (Article)
Lenguaje:Inglés (English)
Publicado: University of Chicago 2018
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Acceso en línea:https://repository.urosario.edu.co/handle/10336/26702
https://doi.org/10.3847/1538-4357/aabde6