Chandrasekhar limit

Chandrasekhar limit
афз. предел Чандрасекхара

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  • Chandrasekhar limit — When a star starts running out of fuel, it usually cools off and collapses (possibly with a supernova) into one of three compact forms, depending on its total mass: a White Dwarf, a big lump of Carbon and Oxygen atoms, almost like one huge… …   Wikipedia

  • Chandrasekhar limit — /shahn dreuh say kahr/, Astron. the mass limit above which a star has too much mass to become a white dwarf after gravitational collapse, approximately 1.44 solar masses. [1975 80; after U.S. astrophysicist Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar (born 1910) …   Universalium

  • chandrasekhar limit — ˌchəndrəˈshā(ˌ)kär noun Usage: usually capitalized C Etymology: after Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar died 1995 American (Indian born) physicist : the maximum mass at which a star near the end of its life cycle can become a white dwarf and above which …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chandrasekhar limit — noun The maximum theoretical mass of a white dwarf, approximately 1.4 solar masses …   Wiktionary

  • Schönberg-Chandrasekhar limit — In stellar astrophysics, the Schönberg Chandrasekhar limit gives the maximum mass of a non fusing, isothermal core which can support an enclosing envelope. The limit is expressed as the ratio of the core mass to the total mass of the core and… …   Wikipedia

  • Chandrasekhar Limit, The —    The greatest mass that a star can have and still be considered a white dwarf. The mass is roughly 1.4 solar masses …   The writer's dictionary of science fiction, fantasy, horror and mythology

  • Chandrasekhar — or Chandra Shekhar is an Indian name and may refer to a number of individuals. Etymologically, the name comes from the Sanskrit words चन्द्र (candra) , meaning moon , and शेखर (zekhara) , meaning crest or crown which is an epithet of Hindu god… …   Wikipedia

  • Chandrasekhar-Masse — Chandrasekhar Grenze Die Chandrasekhar Grenze ist die theoretische obere Grenze für die Masse eines Weißen Zwergsterns, die von dem amerikanischen Astrophysiker und Nobelpreisträger Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar hergeleitet wurde. Unabhängig von… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Chandrasekhar-Grenze — Die Chandrasekhar Grenze ist die theoretische obere Grenze für die Masse eines Weißen Zwergs, die von dem amerikanischen Astrophysiker und Nobelpreisträger Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar hergeleitet wurde. Unabhängig von Chandrasekhar wurde dieselbe… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Chandrasekhar, Subrahmanyan — born Oct. 19, 1910, Lahore, India died Aug. 21, 1995, Chicago, Ill., U.S. Indian born U.S. astrophysicist. He left the University of Cambridge to join the staff of the University of Chicago in 1938. He determined that, following its red giant… …   Universalium

  • Limit — A limit can be: * Limit (mathematics), including: ** Limit of a function ** Limit of a sequence ** One sided limit ** Limit superior and limit inferior ** Limit of a net ** Limit point ** Limit (category theory) * A constraint (mathematical,… …   Wikipedia


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