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Neutron Stars and Strong-Field Effects of General Relativity

  • Włodek Kluźniak
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 556)

Abstract

The basic observed properties of neutron stars are reviewed. I suggest that neutron stars in low-mass X-ray binaries are the best of all known sites for testing strong-field effects of general relativity.

Keywords

Black Hole Neutron Star Accretion Disk White Dwarf Quark Matter 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Włodek Kluźniak
    • 1
  1. 1.Copernicus Astronomical CenterWarszawaPoland

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