The physics of strange quark matter in the core of compact stars and recent compact star data is reviewed. Emphasis is put on the existence of a third family of strange quark stars.
Journal of Physics G Nuclear Physics
- Pub Date:
- June 2005
- High Energy Physics - Phenomenology
- 8 pages, 1 figure, plenary talk given at the 8th International Conference on Strangeness in Quark Matter (SQM2004), Cape Town, South Africa, 15-20 September 2004