# Methanol masers probing the ordered magnetic field of W75N

@article{Surcis2009MethanolMP,
title={Methanol masers probing the ordered magnetic field of W75N},
author={G. Surcis and Wouter H. T. Vlemmings and Richard Dodson and Huib Jan van Langevelde},
journal={Astronomy and Astrophysics},
year={2009},
volume={506},
pages={757-761}
}
• Published 25 August 2009
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• Astronomy and Astrophysics
Context. The role of magnetic fields during the protostellar phase of high-mass star-formation is a debated topic. In particular, it is still unclear how magnetic fields influence the formation and dynamic of disks and outflows. Most current information on magnetic fields close to high-mass protostars comes from H 2 O and OH maser observations. Recently, the first 6.7 GHz methanol maser polarization observations were made, and they reveal strong and ordered magnetic fields. Aims. The morphology…

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