Long-term stream evolution in tidal disruption events

  title={Long-term stream evolution in tidal disruption events},
  author={Cl'ement Bonnerot and Elena Maria Rossi and Giuseppe Lodato},
  journal={Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society},
A large number of tidal disruption event (TDE) candidates have been observed recently, often differing in their observational features. Two classes appear to stand out: X-ray and optical TDEs, the latter featuring lower effective temperatures and luminosities. These differences can be explained if the radiation detected from the two categories of events originates from different locations. In practice, this location is set by the evolution of the debris stream around the black hole and by the… Expand
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