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Paper: Modelling V838 Mon as a Mergeburst Object
Volume: 363, The Nature of V838 Mon and its Light Echo
Page: 280
Authors: Soker, N.; Tylenda, R.
Abstract: We discuss the main observational facts on the eruption of V838 Monocerotis in terms of possible outburst mechanisms. We conclude that the stellar merger scenario is the only one which can consistently explain the observations.
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