Astrophysics and Space Science

, Volume 308, Issue 1–4, pp 581–583 | Cite as

Oscillations in the neutron star crust

Neutron star seismology from QPOs after flares
Original Article


We investigate the spectrum of torsional modes in the neutron star crust and discuss what conclusions may be drawn about the global properties of the star from observations of such modes.


Neutron stars Oscillations Quasi periodic oscillations 


04.40.Dg 97.60.Jd 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of MathematicsUniversity of SouthamptonSouthamptonUK

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