Measurements of stellar magnetic fields: Empirical constraints on stellar dynamo and rotational evolution theories

  • Jeffrey L. Linsky
  • Steven H. Saar
General Discussion: The Role of Magnetic Fields
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 291)


We explore the implications of empirical stellar magnetic parameters for dynamo theories, stellar activity theories, and models of the evolution of stellar angular momentum.


Filling Factor Dynamo Theory Empirical Constraint Stellar Magnetic Field Stellar Dynamo 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jeffrey L. Linsky
    • 1
  • Steven H. Saar
    • 1
  1. 1.Joint Institute for Laboratory AstrophysicsUniversity of Colorado and National Bureau of StandardsBoulderUSA

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