Are coronae of late type stars made of solar-like structures? The Fx-HR diagram and the pressure-temperature correlation

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Peres, G.; Orlando, S.; Reale, F.;
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1086/422461
  • Subject: Astrophysics
    arxiv: Astrophysics::High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena | Astrophysics::Earth and Planetary Astrophysics | Astrophysics::Solar and Stellar Astrophysics | Physics::Space Physics

We show that stellar coronae can be composed of X-ray emitting structures like those in the solar corona, using a large set of ROSAT/PSPC observations of late-type-stars, and a large set of solar X-ray data collected with Yohkoh/SXT. We have considered data on the solar... View more
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