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Star formation and contraction/fragmentation problems

Whitworth, Anthony Peter 1974. Star formation and contraction/fragmentation problems. Presented at: Eighth ESLAB Symposium, Frascati, Italy, 4-7 June 1974. Published in: Moorwood, A. F. M. ed. H II Regions and the Galactic Centre : Proceedings of the Eighth ESLAB Symposium. Neuilly, France: European Space Research Organisation, pp. 209-220.

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Abstract

The processes that determine the mass spectrum and spatial configuration of stars formed in association are discussed, the processes are evaluated in terms of the energy imbalance which drives them and the competitivity of their time scale. A trend in the contraction/fragmentation sequence is outlined. This trend derives from the interaction between magnetic and centrifugal forces. The condensation time scale problem is considered

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Date Type: Publication
Status: Published
Schools: Physics and Astronomy
Subjects: Q Science > QB Astronomy
Uncontrolled Keywords: Contraction, Fragmentation, Stars, Stellar Evolution, Clouds, Condensing
Additional Information: All the information I could find.
Publisher: European Space Research Organisation
Last Modified: 04 Jun 2017 07:45
URI: http://orca.cf.ac.uk/id/eprint/67553

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