Coronal mass ejections and exoplanets: A numerical perspective

  title={Coronal mass ejections and exoplanets: A numerical perspective},
  author={Juli'an D. Alvarado-G'omez and Jeremy J. Drake and Ofer Cohen and Federico Fraschetti and Cecilia Garraffo and Katja Poppenh{\"a}ger},
  journal={Astronomische Nachrichten},
Present Address Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics (AIP) An der Sternwarte 16, 14482 Potsdam, Germany Coronal mass ejections (CMEs) are more energetic than any other class of solar phenomena. They arise from the rapid release of up to 1033 erg of magnetic energy mainly in the form of particle acceleration and bulk plasma motion. Their stellar counterparts, presumably involving much larger energies, are expected to play a fundamental role in shaping the environmental conditions around low-mass… 
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