Astrophysics and Space Science

, Volume 276, Supplement 1, pp 133–134

The Galactic Microquasar W50 / SS 433 System

  • Samar Safi-Harb
  • Philippe Durouchoux
  • Robert Petre
Article

DOI: 10.1023/A:1011610421644

Cite this article as:
Safi-Harb, S., Durouchoux, P. & Petre, R. Astrophysics and Space Science (2001) 276(Suppl 1): 133. doi:10.1023/A:1011610421644

Abstract

We review the X-ray and millimeterobservations of the W50 lobes associated with the twin-jet source SS 433.This study is aimed at shedding light on the energetics from SS 433,understanding the asymmetries of the lobes, and testing for cosmic rayacceleration in a Galactic twin-jet source.

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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 2001

Authors and Affiliations

  • Samar Safi-Harb
    • 1
  • Philippe Durouchoux
    • 2
  • Robert Petre
    • 3
  1. 1.University of Manitoba & NSERCCanada
  2. 2.CEASaclayFrance
  3. 3.NASA/Goddard Space Flight CenterUSA

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