Search for Optical Flashes from the Radio Source CP 1919

  • J. V. Jelley
  • R. V. Willstrop


The four rapidly pulsating radio sources discovered by Hewish et al. 1 have been tentatively identified with neutron stars or white dwarfs, and their optical identification is therefore of great interest.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. V. Jelley
    • 1
  • R. V. Willstrop
    • 2
  1. 1.Aere, HarwellUK
  2. 2.University of CambridgeObservatoriesUSA

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