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Numerical Modeling of Tidal Effects in Polytropic Accretion Discs
External Online Source: hdl:2014/26000
Author and Affiliation:
Godon, P.
Abstract: A two-dimensional time-dependent hybrid Fourier-Chebyshev method of collocation is developed and used for the study of tidal effects in accretion discs, under the assumption of a polytropic equation of state and a standard alpha viscosity prescription.
Publication Date: Jan 01, 1996
Document ID:
20060036339
(Acquired Sep 14, 2006)
Subject Category: ASTRONOMY
Document Type: Preprint
Financial Sponsor: Jet Propulsion Lab., California Inst. of Tech.; Pasadena, CA, United States
Description: In English
Distribution Limits: Unclassified; Publicly available; Unlimited
Rights: Copyright
NASA Terms: BINARY STARS; CHEBYSHEV APPROXIMATION; COLLOCATION; EQUATIONS OF STATE; HYDRODYNAMICS; MATHEMATICAL MODELS; OSCILLATIONS; STABILITY; TIDES; TIME DEPENDENCE; VISCOSITY
Other Descriptors: WAVES; ACCRETION ACCRETION DISCS HYDRODYNAMICS INSTABILITIES BINARY STARS OSCILLATION
Availability Source: Other Sources
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