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The Evolution of the Sun’s Angular Momentum

  • David R. Soderblom
  • John R. Stauffer
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Part of the Astrophysics and Space Science Library book series (ASSL, volume 159)


We discuss the observational data that are available to illustrate the rotational history of the Sun, and those data that are particularly pertinent to the interiors of the Sun and stars.


Angular Momentum Rotation Rate Rotation Period Main Sequence Differential Rotation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • David R. Soderblom
    • 1
  • John R. Stauffer
    • 2
  1. 1.Space Telescope Science InstituteBaltimoreUSA
  2. 2.NASA-Ames Research CenterUSA

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