Rotation Mixing and Variability in A Stars

  • A. Baglin
Part of the Astrophysics and Space Science Library book series (ASSL, volume 60)


The purpose of this paper is to contribute to answer the question : why among A stars are there variable and “constant” stars ? To do this we will first review the observational properties of these stars, then discuss the theoretical models based on the interplay between microscopic diffusion and rotation, and finally discuss the “unsolved” questions !


Convective Zone Main Sequence Differential Rotation Meridional Circulation Diffusion Velocity 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Baglin
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  1. 1.Observatoire de NiceNiceFrance

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