Polarimetric evidence of a white dwarf pulsar in the binary system AR Scorpii

@article{Buckley2017PolarimetricEO,
  title={Polarimetric evidence of a white dwarf pulsar in the binary system AR Scorpii},
  author={D. Buckley and Pieter J. Meintjes and S. Potter and T. Marsh and B. Gansicke},
  journal={Nature Astronomy},
  year={2017},
  volume={1},
  pages={0029}
}
  • D. Buckley, Pieter J. Meintjes, +2 authors B. Gansicke
  • Published 2017
  • Physics
  • Nature Astronomy
  • Periodic pulsations of polarized emission and a strong magnetic field were found in a white-dwarf double system. These findings confirm a pulsar-like emission mechanism for the system that has so far been associated only with neutron stars. 

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