9-13 July 2012
Africa/Johannesburg timezone
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Modelling Stellar Convection

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Oral Presentation Track D1 - Astrophysics


Mr Sashin Moonsamy (University of the Witwatersrand)

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Dr. F.A.M. Frescura
University of the Witwatersrand

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We review Mixing Length Theory, comment on its effectiveness in modelling stellar convection, and compare and contrast it with competing theories. We also consider some of the numerical aspects related to the implementation of these theories.

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Mr Sashin Moonsamy (University of the Witwatersrand)


Dr Chris Engelbrecht (University of Johannesburg) Dr Fabio Frescura (University of the Witwatersrand)

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