The Importance of Binaries in the Formation and Evolution of Planetary Nebulae [E-Book] / by Henri M. J. Boffin, David Jones.
Boffin, Henri M. J., (author)
Jones, David, (author)
1st edition 2019.
Cham : Springer, 2019
XIV, 113 pages 41 illustrations, 24 illustrations in color (online resource)
SpringerBriefs in Astronomy
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • The Common Envelope Phase
  • Close-binary Stars in Planetary Nebulae
  • Long Period Central Stars of Planetary Nebulae.-Chemical Evidence for Mass Transfer.-The Binary Fraction
  • Post-AGBs and Pre-Planetary Nebulae
  • Binarity and the Planetary Nebula Luminosity Function
  • Conclusion and Outlook
  • Index.