Future Prospects for Ultra-High Resolution Imaging of Binary Systems at UV and X-ray Wavelengths

  title={Future Prospects for Ultra-High Resolution Imaging of Binary Systems at UV and X-ray Wavelengths},
  author={Margarita Karovska},
  journal={Astrophysics and Space Science},
  • M. Karovska
  • Published 19 September 2006
  • Physics
  • Astrophysics and Space Science
UV and X-ray space-based interferometry will open unprecedented possibilities for spectral and spatial studies of a wide range of currently unresolvable interacting systems. Ultra-high angular resolution direct imaging of individual} components and transport processes in interacting binary systems is essential for detailed studies and modeling of accretion and activity. Understanding the mass loss characteristics of both components, and the dynamics of the system as a function of time, will… 
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