Observing Bursts from an X-ray Burster

Students study the use of X-ray data to make size and energy estimates of the source and the processes occurring there. They use XTE observations of the object GRO 1744-28 to determine whether bursts occur periodically and the duration of the burst.

11th - 12th Science 3 Views 1 Download
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