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Radiation Hydrodynamics of Accreting Magnetic White Dwarfs

  • K. Beuermann
  • U. Woelk
Part of the Astrophysics and Space Science Library book series (ASSL, volume 208)

Abstract

We solved the stationary one-dimensional two-fluid radiation hydrodynamic equations including cyclotron radiation for a wide range of mass flow rates. Here, we discuss the implications for accretion phenomena on the white dwarfs in AM Her binaries.

Keywords

Mass Flow Rate White Dwarf Column Density Cataclysmic Variable Radiative Transfer Problem 
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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • K. Beuermann
    • 1
  • U. Woelk
    • 1
  1. 1.Univ.-SternwarteGöttingenGermany

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