Composition and Structure of Protoneutron Stars

@inproceedings{Ellisb1996CompositionAS,
  title={Composition and Structure of Protoneutron Stars},
  author={Paul J. Ellisb},
  year={1996}
}
  • Paul J. Ellisb
  • Published 1996
We investigate the structure of neutron stars shortly after they are born, when the entropy per baryon is of order 1 or 2 and neutrinos are trapped on dynamical timescales. We nd that the structure depends more sensitively on the composition of the star than on its entropy, and that the number of trapped neutrinos play an important role in determining the composition. Since the structure is chie y determined by the pressure of the strongly interacting constituents and the nature of the strong… CONTINUE READING
2 Citations
15 References
Similar Papers

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 15 references

Comments Astrophys

  • G. E. Brown, S. W. Bruenn, J. C. Wheeler
  • 16
  • 1992
Highly Influential
4 Excerpts

Proc

  • R. C. Tolman
  • Nat. Acad. Sci. USA 20 (1934) 3; J. R…
  • 1939
Highly Influential
5 Excerpts

Advances in Nuclear Physics 19 ed

  • B. D. Serot, J. D. Walecka
  • J.W. Negele and E. Vogt (Plenum, NY, 1986); B. D…
  • 1992
Highly Influential
4 Excerpts

in Windsur ng the Fermi Sea

  • M. Prakash, T. L. Ainsworth, J. P. Blaizot, H. Wolter
  • Proceedings of the International Conference and…
  • 1986
Highly Influential
3 Excerpts

M

  • R. Knorren
  • Prakash and P.J. Ellis, Phys. Rev. C52
  • 1995
1 Excerpt

Madappa Prakash

  • I. Bombaci
  • Manju Prakash, P. J. Ellis, J. M. Lattimer and G…
  • 1995
1 Excerpt

Astronomy and Astrophys

  • W. Keil, H. T. Janka
  • 296
  • 1994
2 Excerpts

K

  • J. M. Lattimer
  • A. van Riper, Madappa Prakash and Manju Prakash…
  • 1994
1 Excerpt

Phys

  • S. A. Colgate, M. Herant, W. Benz
  • Rep. 227
  • 1993

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…