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Astrophysical parameters and multiplicity of massive stars: a mathematical approach

  title={Astrophysical parameters and multiplicity of massive stars: a mathematical approach},
  author={Laurent Mahy},
Often quoted for their crucial role in the ecology of galaxies, massive stars remain mysterious. The exact process leading to their formation, their stability or their stellar winds are so many questions which are still unanswered. Since the lifetime of these objects is too short to allow them to move far away from their birth places, the large majority of massive stars are located in young open clusters or in OB associations. The observations of massive stars in these locations thus provide… Expand


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