Jul 5 – 10, 2021
Europe/Rome timezone

Electromagnetic Counterparts of Compact Binary Mergers: the recent case of GW170817

Jul 5, 2021, 4:30 PM
Invited talk in the parallel session Electromagnetic counterparts of compact binary mergers Electromagnetic Counterparts of Compact Binary Mergers


Raffaella Margutti (UC Berkeley)


I will provide a critical review of what we learned from the NS-NS merger GW170817 during year of electromagnetic follow up across the spectrum. Specifically, I will focus on recent developments from our coordinated radio-X-ray monitoring campaign that revealed the emergence of a new component of emission.

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Raffaella Margutti (UC Berkeley)

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