volume 13, issue S337, P430-431 2017
DOI: 10.1017/s1743921317009024
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Abstract: AbstractWe calculated the polarization in soft X-ray emitted from magnetars, which are expected to be observed by the next-generation X-ray satellites. We consider possible conversions of photon’s polarization modes in the atmosphere and it cannot be ignored when the magnetic field is relatively weak B ≲ 1013G.