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Precise Ages of Field Stars from White Dwarf Companions in Gaia DR2

18 May 2021, 16:00 UTC
Precise Ages of Field Stars from White Dwarf Companions in Gaia DR2
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Dan Qiu et al 2021 ApJS 253 58
Analysis of 4,050 wide binary star systems involving a white dwarf and usually a main-sequence star allowed for age determinations for 3,551 white dwarfs that can likely be extrapolated to their low-mass companions.

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