Discovery of Radio Emission from the Tight M8 Binary LP 349–25

@article{PhanBao2007DiscoveryOR,
  title={Discovery of Radio Emission from the Tight M8 Binary LP 349–25},
  author={N. Phan-Bao and R. Osten and J. Lim and E. Martin and P. Ho},
  journal={The Astrophysical Journal},
  year={2007},
  volume={658},
  pages={553-556}
}
We present radio observations of eight ultracool dwarfs with a narrow spectral type range (M8-M9.5) using the Very Large Array at 8.5 GHz. Only the tight M8 binary LP 349-25 was detected. LP 349-25 is the tenth ultracool dwarf system detected in radio wavelengths and its trigonometric parallax π = 67.6 mas, recently measured by Gatewood and coworkers, makes it the furthest ultracool system detected by the Very Large Array to date, and the most radio luminous outside of obvious flaring activity… Expand

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