Formation and composition of planets around very low mass stars

@article{Alibert2016FormationAC,
  title={Formation and composition of planets around very low mass stars},
  author={Yann Alibert and W. Benz},
  journal={Astronomy and Astrophysics},
  year={2016},
  volume={598}
}
Context. The recent detection of planets around very low mass stars raises the question of the formation, composition, and potential habitability of these objects. Aims. We use planetary system formation models to infer the properties, in particular their radius distribution and water content, of planets that may form around stars ten times less massive than the Sun. Methods. Our planetary system formation and composition models take into account the structure and evolution of the… Expand

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