Rotation and Mass Loss


Stellar rotation can play an important role in structuring and enhancing the mass loss from massive stars. Initial 1D models focussed on the expected centrifugal enhancment of the line-driven mass flux from the equator of a rotating star, but the review here emphasizes that the loss of centrifugal support away from the stellar surface actually limits the… (More)


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@inproceedings{Owocki2006RotationAM, title={Rotation and Mass Loss}, author={Stan Owocki and Henny J. G. L. M. Lamers and Stanley P. Owocki}, year={2006} }