XMM-Newton observations of the X-ray soft polar QS Telescopii

  title={XMM-Newton observations of the X-ray soft polar QS Telescopii},
  author={Iris Traulsen and Klaus Reinsch and Axel Schwope and Vadim Burwitz and Stefan Dreizler and Robert Schwarz and Frederick M. Walter},
  journal={Astronomy and Astrophysics},
Context. On the basis of XMM-Newton observations, we investigate the energy balance of selected magnetic cataclysmic variables, which have shown an extreme soft-to-hard X-ray flux ratio in the ROSAT All-Sky Survey. Aims. We intend to establish the X-ray properties of the system components, their flux contributions, and the accretion geometry of the X-ray soft polar QS Tel. In the context of high-resolution X-ray analyses of magnetic cataclysmic variables, this study will contribute to better… Expand

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