Authors

Manjari Bagchi

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

2013

Abstract

As neutron star - black hole binaries are expected to be discovered through future pulsar surveys using upcoming facilities, it is necessary to understand various observable properties of such systems. In the present work, we study the advance of the periastron of such binaries under the post-Newtonian formalism over a wide range of parameters. We find that the first and second order post-Newtonian effects and the leading order spin-orbit coupling effects are significant for such binaries but higher order effects can be neglected.

Source Citation

Bagchi, Manjari. (2013). Periastron Advance In Neutron Star–Black Hole Binaries. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 428(2), 1201-1206. http://doi.org/10.1093/mnras/sts103

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