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The Accretion Geometry of the Asynchronous Polar V1432 Aql

  title={The Accretion Geometry of the Asynchronous Polar V1432 Aql},
  author={Qishan Wang and Sheng-bang Qian and Li-ying Zhu},
  journal={arXiv: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena},
As the only eclipsing asynchronous polar (AP), V1432 Aql provides an excellent laboratory to study the interaction between the accreted matter and the magnetic field. However, due to its complex emission, a more physical understanding of its accretion geometry is still outstanding. Here, we report an X-ray spectral study using contemporaneous observations from \nustar\ and \swift. We detect significant Compton reflection and confirm earlier reports of a high soft X-ray temperature $\sim52$ keV… 

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