Convection And Its Stability In The Equatorial Regions Of The Convection Zone

  • A. V. Klyachkin
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Part of the International Astronomical Union book series (IAUS, volume 138)


The problem of the existence, evolution, and stability of spatial structures in convection is of considerable importance to astrophysics as well as to geophysical hydrodynamics. The Boussinesq approximation will be used because the considered motions in stars are sufficiently slow.


Rayleigh Number Spherical Shell Amplitude Equation Chemical Inhomogeneity Helium Abundance 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. V. Klyachkin
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  1. 1.Ioffe Physical-Technical InstituteAcademy of SciencesLeningradUSSR

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