# Axisymmetric simulations of magnetorotational core collapse: approximate inclusion of general relativistic effects

@article{Obergaulinger2006AxisymmetricSO, title={Axisymmetric simulations of magnetorotational core collapse: approximate inclusion of general relativistic effects}, author={Martin Obergaulinger and Miguel A. Aloy and Harald Dimmelmeier and E. R. Mueller}, journal={Astronomy and Astrophysics}, year={2006}, volume={457}, pages={209-222} }

We continue our investigations of the magnetorotational collapse of stellar cores by discussing simulations performed with a modified Newtonian gravitational potential that mimics general relativistic effects. The approximate TOV gravitational potential used in our simulations captures several basic features of fully relativistic simulations quite well. In particular, it is able to correctly reproduce the behavior of models that show a qualitative change both of the dynamics and the…

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