Seeing double in the local group extragalactic binaries
Eclipsing binaries, both inside and outside our Galaxy, are proving to be powerful tools for studying a wide spectrum of astrophysical problems. They are also are extremely valuable for providing fundamental quantities such as stellar masses, radii, luminosities, ages and distances. Recently, eclips...
|Journal Title:||New Astronomy Reviews Vol. 48; no. 9; pp. 647 - 658|