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Are Small Radii of Compact Stars Ruled out by GW170817/AT2017gfo?

10 Aug 2018, 16:00 UTC
Are Small Radii of Compact Stars Ruled out by GW170817/AT2017gfo?
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G. F. Burgio et al 2018 ApJ 860 139
Observations of the neutron-star merger GW170817 have ruled out some equations of state for dense matter, due to upper and lower limits that have been placed on average tidal deformability.

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