A unified polar cap/striped wind model for pulsed radio and gamma-ray emission in pulsars

  title={A unified polar cap/striped wind model for pulsed radio and gamma-ray emission in pulsars},
  author={J. P'etri},
  journal={Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society},
  • J. P'etri
  • Published 15 November 2010
  • Physics
  • Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
Because of the recent discovery by Fermi of about 50 new gamma-ray pulsars, it has become possible to look for the statistical properties of their pulsed high-energy emission, especially their light curves and phase-resolved spectra. These pulsars emit, by definition, mostly gamma-ray photons, but some of them are also detected in the radio band. For those seen in these two extreme energies, the relation between the time lag of the radio/gamma-ray pulses and the gamma-ray peak separation, when… Expand

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