Modules for Experiments in Stellar Astrophysics (MESA)

@article{Paxton2011ModulesFE,
  title={Modules for Experiments in Stellar Astrophysics (MESA)},
  author={B. Paxton and L. Bildsten and A. Dotter and F. Herwig and P. Lesaffre and F. Timmes},
  journal={Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series},
  year={2011},
  volume={192},
  pages={3}
}
  • B. Paxton, L. Bildsten, +3 authors F. Timmes
  • Published 2011
  • Physics
  • Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series
  • Stellar physics and evolution calculations enable a broad range of research in astrophysics. Modules for Experiments in Stellar Astrophysics (MESA) is a suite of open source, robust, efficient, thread-safe libraries for a wide range of applications in computational stellar astrophysics. A one-dimensional stellar evolution module, MESAstar, combines many of the numerical and physics modules for simulations of a wide range of stellar evolution scenarios ranging from very low mass to massive stars… CONTINUE READING
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