A supermassive boson star at the galactic center

@article{Torres2000ASB,
  title={A supermassive boson star at the galactic center},
  author={Diego F. Torres and Salvatore Capozziello and Gaetano Lambiase},
  journal={Physical Review D},
  year={2000}
}
We explore whether supermassive non-baryonic stars (in particular boson, mini-boson and non-topological soliton stars) might be at the center of some galaxies, with special attention to the Milky Way. We analyze, from a dynamical point of view, what current observational data show, concluding that they are compatible with a single supermassive object without requiring it to be a black hole. Particularly, we show that scalar stars fit very well into these dynamical requirements. The parameters… Expand
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