General Relativistic Calculations for White Dwarf Stars

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Mathew, Arun; Nandy, Malay K.;
(2014)

The mass-radius relations for white dwarf stars are investigated by solving the Newtonian as well as Tolman-Oppenheimer-Volkoff (TOV) equations for hydrostatic equilibrium assuming the electron gas to be non-interacting. We find that the Newtonian limiting mass of $1.45... View more
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