Formation of sharp eccentric rings in debris disks with gas but without planets

@article{Lyra2013FormationOS,
  title={Formation of sharp eccentric rings in debris disks with gas but without planets},
  author={Wladimir Lyra and Marc J. Kuchner},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2013},
  volume={499},
  pages={184-187}
}
‘Debris disks’ around young stars (analogues of the Kuiper Belt in our Solar System) show a variety of non-trivial structures attributed to planetary perturbations and used to constrain the properties of those planets. However, these analyses have largely ignored the fact that some debris disks are found to contain small quantities of gas, a component that… CONTINUE READING

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