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X-rays from cataclysmic variables

Kuulkers, E.; Norton, A.; Schwope, A.J. and Warner, B. (2006). X-rays from cataclysmic variables. In: Lewin, Walter and Van der Klis, Michiel eds. Compact Stellar X-ray Sources. Cambridge Astrophysics (39). Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.

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Cataclysmic Variables are a distinct class of interacting binaries, transferring mass from a donor star to a degenerate accretor, a white dwarf. We here review X-ray observations of these systems, with some emphasis on what has been achieved in the last decade.

Item Type: Book Section
ISBN: 0-521-82659-4, 978-0-521-82659-4
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Physical Sciences
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Item ID: 4684
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Date Deposited: 10 Jul 2006
Last Modified: 11 Jun 2020 22:01
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