Chandrasekhar limit, Physics

Chandrasekhar limit (S. Chandrasekhar; 1930)

This is a limit that mandates that no white dwarf (a collapsed, degenerate star) may be more massive than approximates 1.4 masses solar. Any degenerate mass more massive has to  collapse inevitably into a neutron star.

Posted Date: 3/28/2013 1:33:11 AM | Location : United States

Related Discussions:- Chandrasekhar limit, Assignment Help, Ask Question on Chandrasekhar limit, Get Answer, Expert's Help, Chandrasekhar limit Discussions

Write discussion on Chandrasekhar limit
Your posts are moderated
Related Questions
A train consists of a 4300-kg locomotive pulling two loaded boxcars. The first boxcar has a mass of 12,700 kg and the second has a mass of 16,300 kg. Presume that the boxcar wheels

Two straight, parallel, current carrying conductors are kept at a distance from each other, in air. The direction of present in both the conductors is the same. Find the magnitude

Can lighting optic fiber to be spliced or joined? All fibers can be spliced along with difficulty and more or less success. The problem is the losses resulting from that a join

Trojan points: It is L4 & L5, the two dynamically stable Lagrange points (under certain conditions). Trojan satellites: This is the satellites that orbit a body at o

Coriolis pseudoforce (G. de Coriolis; 1835) A pseudoforce that arises due to motion relatively a frame which itself rotating relatively second, inertial frame. The magnitude o

Compared with an atom of atomic weight 12 and atomic number 6, the atom of atomic weight 13 and atomic number 6: (1) Contains more neutrons         (2) Contains more electro

What are lens aberrations? Give reasons for them. Illustrate the working of a simple microscope and give a mathematical expression for its magnifying power.

Hello! I would like to ask if there is a job in Physics which is 24/7 Question Answering/problem solving and if any, I would like to apply for it. Thank You Prerak Dhawan

write a short note on terrestrial telescope

In an isothermal process, the temperature of body always same throughout the process. As the internal energy of a system depends only on its temperature, thus there is no modificat