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MHD Simulations of Relativistic Jets

  • Tobias Leismann
  • Miguel-Angel Aloy
  • Ewald Müller

Abstract

In a series of time dependent numerical simulations we have performed a parameter study of magnetised relativistic jets. We have found that the impact of the magnetic field on the morphology of a jet depends strongly on the configuration of the field.

Keywords

Mach Disk Toroidal Field Poloidal Field Toroidal Magnetic Field Nose Cone 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tobias Leismann
    • 1
  • Miguel-Angel Aloy
    • 1
  • Ewald Müller
    • 1
  1. 1.Max-Planck-Institut für AstrophysikGarchingGermany

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