Current Models for the Evolution of AGB Stars (invited review)

  title={Current Models for the Evolution of AGB Stars (invited review)},
  author={Falk Herwig},
While the basic properties of AGB stellar evolution are well established, comprehensive observational studies of late phases of intermediate mass stars continue to generate puzzles for current stellar models. Here, I review current techniques to model AGB stars, and I discuss important aspects of current research of AGB (and post-AGB) stellar evolution with a particular focus on how these interrelate. 

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