On the Commonality of 10-30 AU Sized Axisymmetric Dust Structures in Protoplanetary Disks
Hogerheijde, R, M.
Salinas, N, V.
- Publisher: American Astronomical Society
Astrophysics - Solar and Stellar Astrophysics | Astrophysics - Earth and Planetary Astrophysics
arxiv: Astrophysics::Galaxy Astrophysics | Astrophysics::Cosmology and Extragalactic Astrophysics | Astrophysics::Earth and Planetary Astrophysics
An unsolved problem in step-wise core-accretion planet formation is that rapid radial drift in gas-rich protoplanetary disks should drive millimeter-/meter-sized particles inward to the central star before large bodies can form. One promising solution is to confine soli...