# Radio Flares from Collisions of Neutron Stars with Interstellar Asteroids

@article{Siraj2019RadioFF,
title={Radio Flares from Collisions of Neutron Stars with Interstellar Asteroids},
author={Amir Siraj and Abraham Loeb},
journal={Research Notes of the AAS},
year={2019}
}
• Published 26 August 2019
• Physics
• Research Notes of the AAS
We propose that collisions between neutron stars and interstellar asteroids, such as Oumuamua, could power observable radio flares in the Milky Way galaxy. We find the rate of such events at $\sim 1 \mathrm{\; Jy}$ to be $\sim 10 \mathrm{\; day^{-1}}$.
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