The origin of subdwarf B stars – II

@article{Han2003TheOO,
  title={The origin of subdwarf B stars – II},
  author={Zhan-wen Han and Philipp Podsiadlowski and Pierre F. L. Maxted and Thomas R. Marsh},
  journal={Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society},
  year={2003},
  volume={341},
  pages={669-691}
}
We have carried out a detailed binary population synthesis (BPS) study of the formation of subdwarf B (sdB) stars and related objects (sdO, sdOB stars) using the latest version of the BPS code developed by Han and co-workers. We systematically investigate the importance of the five main evolutionary channels in which the sdB stars form after one or two common-envelope (CE) phases, one or two phases of stable Roche lobe overflow (RLOF) or as the result of the merger of two helium white dwarfs… 
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