Prospects for measuring the moment of inertia of pulsar PSR J0737-3039A

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Iorio, Lorenzo;
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.newast.2008.04.008
  • Subject: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology | Astrophysics
    arxiv: Astrophysics::High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena | Physics::Space Physics

Here we consider the possibility of measuring at 10% or better the moment of inertia I of the J0737-3039A via the gravitomagnetic spin-orbit periastron precession. It turns out that the prospect of measuring the moment of inertia of PSR J0737-3039A at 10% accuracy or be... View more
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