Hard X-rays from Be star LSI +61303
Department of Physics, University of Bombay, Bombay 400098, India
Accepted: 14 November 2000
We show that the hard X-ray emission from the X-ray source LSI +61303 can be due to inverse Compton scattering of optical photons from the Be star by the relativistic electrons responsible for the observed radio emission.
Key words: X-ray source / Be star / LSI +61°303
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