Rotation of White Dwarf Stars

Preprint English OPEN
Kawaler, Steven D.;
(2014)
  • Subject: Astrophysics - Solar and Stellar Astrophysics
    arxiv: Astrophysics::Galaxy Astrophysics | Astrophysics::Cosmology and Extragalactic Astrophysics | Astrophysics::Earth and Planetary Astrophysics | Astrophysics::Solar and Stellar Astrophysics

I discuss and consider the status of observational determinations of the rotation velocities of white dwarf stars via asteroseismology and spectroscopy. While these observations have important implications on our understanding of the angular momentum evolution of stars ... View more
  • References (15)
    15 references, page 1 of 2

    Beck, P. et al. 2012, Nature, 481, 55

    Brinkworth, C., et al. 2013, ApJ, 773, 47

    Cantiello, M., et al. 2014, ApJ, 788, 93

    Charpinet, S., Fontaine, G., & Brassard, P. 2009, Nature, 461, 501 Corsico, A. H., et al. 2011, MNRAS, 418, 2519

    Fontaine G. & Brassard P., 2008, PASP, 120, 1043

    Howell, S. & Holberg, J. 2011, ApJ, 142, 62

    Kawaler, S.D., Sekii, T., & Gough, D.O. 1999, ApJ, 516, 349 Kawaler, S. D. 2004, “White Dwarf Rotation: Observation and Theory,” in I.A.U. Symposium 215: Stellar Rotation, ed. A. Maeder (San Francisco, ASP), p. 561 Kawka, A. et al. 2007, ApJ, 654, 499

    Kepler, S. O. et al., 2013, MNRAS, 429, 2934

    Maoz, D., Mazeh, T., & McQuillan, A. 2014, arXiv:1409.5129 McQuillan, A., Aigrain, S., & Mazeh, T. 2013, MNRAS, 432, 1203 McQuillan, A., Mazeh, T., & Aigrain, S. 2014, ApJS, 211, 24 Meibom, S. et al. 2011, ApJL, 733, L9

    Mosser, B. et al. 2012, A&A, 548, 10

  • Metrics
    No metrics available
Share - Bookmark