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Magnetized Hypermassive Neutron Star Remnant

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Created 11/11/2008

This image shows a model of a magnetized hypermassive neutron star remnant. This particular frame is the endframe of general relativistic simulation of a magnetized binary neutron star merger. The model was created using OpenDX software in the VMIL. For more information visit


  • Aaron Hanks , Department of Physics
  • Tony Chan , Department of Physics
  • Robert Chamberlain , Department of Physics
  • Dr. Stuart Shapiro , Department of Physics
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