Iron whiskers and ripples in the microwave background


Thermalisation models of the cosmic microwave background which invoke the presence of iron whiskers are shown to be generally consistent with recently observed fluctuations in the intensity of this background.

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Wickramasinghe, N.C. Iron whiskers and ripples in the microwave background. Astrophys Space Sci 198, 161–163 (1992).

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  • Iron
  • Microwave
  • Cosmic Microwave Background
  • Thermalisation Model
  • Iron Whisker