Pulsations in white dwarf stars
Van Grootel, Valérie
: Aérospatiale, astronomie & astrophysique [Physique, chimie, mathématiques & sciences de la terre] | : Space science, astronomy & astrophysics [Physical, chemical, mathematical & earth Sciences]
arxiv: Astrophysics::Galaxy Astrophysics | Astrophysics::Earth and Planetary Astrophysics | Astrophysics::Solar and Stellar Astrophysics
I will present a description of the six distinct families of pulsating white dwarfs that are currently known. Pulsations are present at various stages of the evolution (from hot, pre-white dwarfs to cool white dwarfs), at various stellar masses, and for various atmosphe...