Magnetized Neutron Stars With Realistic Equations of State and Neutrino Cooling

  title={Magnetized Neutron Stars With Realistic Equations of State and Neutrino Cooling},
  author={David Neilsen and Steven L. Liebling and Matthew Anderson and Luis Lehner and Evan P. O’Connor and Carlos Palenzuela},
  journal={Physical Review D},
We incorporate realistic, tabulated equations of state into fully relativistic simulations of magnetized neutron stars along with a neutrino leakage scheme which accounts for cooling via neutrino emission. Both these improvements utilize open-source code (GR1D) and tables from this http URL Our implementation makes use of a novel method for the calculation of the optical depth which simplifies its use with distributed adaptive mesh refinement. We present various tests with and without… Expand

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