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Novae Through the (Convex) Looking Glass

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Luigi G. Jacchia

Center for Astrophysics, Harvard College Observatory and Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, Cambridge, MA 02138

 

Abstract

 

Properties of the inverse hyperbolic sine are described and are exploited to construct a new form of nova light curve and to display the period-amplitude relation for recurrent novae.

 

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