Light curves in the parallel (black circles) and anti-parallel (blue triangles) configurations, normalized by the isolated pulsar spindown power L0. The diagnostic starts at the dash-dotted line. The merger starts at the dashed line, until the two stars touch at the dotted line. Photons are still collected by the observer until the solid line is reached. The time is normalized by the spin period of the pulsar.
Current usage metrics show cumulative count of Article Views (full-text article views including HTML views, PDF and ePub downloads, according to the available data) and Abstracts Views on Vision4Press platform.
Data correspond to usage on the plateform after 2015. The current usage metrics is available 48-96 hours after online publication and is updated daily on week days.
Initial download of the metrics may take a while.