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Stars Lensed by the Supermassive Black Hole in the Center of the Milky Way: Predictions for ELT, TMT, GMT, and JWST

1 Sep 2021, 16:00 UTC
Stars Lensed by the Supermassive Black Hole in the Center of the Milky Way: Predictions for ELT, TMT, GMT, and JWST
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Michał J. Michałowski and Przemek Mróz 2021 ApJL 915 L33
Future telescopes like the Extremely Large Telescope may be able to resolve the lensed images of ~100 stars in the disk and 30 stars in the bulge in the background of our galaxy’s supermassive black hole.

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