The Evolution of Galactic X-Ray Binaries [E-Book] / edited by J. Truemper, W. H. G. Lewin, W. Brinkmann.
Brinkmann, W., (editor)
Lewin, W. H. G., (editor) / Truemper, J., (editor)
Dordrecht : Springer, 1986
XIII, 309 p. online resource.
NATO ASI Series, Series C: Mathematical and Physical Sciences ; 167
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Table of Contents:
  • The Role of Binaries in Globular Cluster Evolution
  • Common Envelope Evolution
  • Origin and Evolution of X-Ray Binaries in Globular Clusters
  • A Note on the Nature of the Secondaries in Ultra-Compact Binaries
  • Wind Fed X-Ray Binaries
  • The Three Types of High Mass X-Ray Pulsator
  • Orbital Period Changes in Massive X-Ray Binaries
  • From Wide to Close Binaries?
  • Evolution of Close Binaries and the Formation of Neutron Stars
  • Quasi-Periodic Oscillations in GX 5-1 and SCO X-1
  • Quasi-Periodic Oscillations in the X-Ray Flux of CYG X-2 and Their Relation to the Source Spectra
  • Quasi-Periodic Oscillations as a Probe of Galactic-Bulge X-Ray Sources
  • On the Nature of the Quasiperiodic Oscillations of Low Mass X-Ray Binaries
  • The Duration of the Detached Phase in Low-Mass X-Ray Binaries in which the Neutron Star was Formed by Accretion-Induced Collapse of a White Dwarf
  • Some Remarks on Classifications of Low-Mass X-Ray Binaries
  • Two Spectral Components and Their Luminosity-Related Changes of Low-Mass Binary X-Ray Sources
  • The Evolution of Low Mass Binary Systems
  • Eclipse of a Bright Spot in the Disk of Her X-1
  • The Orbital Periods of the Low Mass X-Ray Binaries
  • Exosat Observations of the 35-Day Cycle of Her X-1; Evidence for Neutron Star Precession
  • Timing Analysis of the Galactic Bulge X-Ray Source GX 17+2
  • On the Evolution of Her X-1
  • Do Neutron Star Magnetic Fields Decay?
  • Secular Evolution of Cataclysmic Binaries
  • The Evolution of Magnetic Cataclysmic Variables
  • Variability of Apparent Radii in the Decay Part of Type I X-Ray Bursts.