Title: Stellar Collisions, Mergers and Their Consequences
Volume: 263 Year: 2002 View Volume 263 on ADS
Editors: Shara, Michael M.
ISBN: 1-58381-103-6 eISBN: 978-1-58381-599-1
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Paper Title Page Authors
Stellar Collisions, Mergers and Their Consequences 1 Shara, M. M.
Stellar Encounters in Crowded Places 17 Davies, M. B.
Stellar Collisions and Blue Straggler Formation 35 Lombardi, J. C., Jr.; Rasio, F. A.
Dynamics of Stellar Collisions 65 Barnes, J. E.
Hydrodynamical Investigations of Common Envelope Evolution 81 Taam, R. E.
Runaway Collisions in Star Clusters 95 Portegies Zwart, S. F.; Makino, J.; McMillan, S. L. W.; Hut, P.
Stellar Collisions and the Formation of Massive Stars 111 Bate, M. R.
Are Peculiar Wolf-Rayet Stars of Type WN8 Thorne-Zytkow Objects? 123 Foellmi, C.; Moffat, A. F. J.
A Spectroscopic Search for Massive Thorne-Zytkow Objects 131 Kuchner, M. J.; Vakil, D.; Smith, V. V.; Lambert, D. L.; Plez, B.; Phinney, E. S.
A Far-Ultraviolet Spectroscopic Survey of the Globular Cluster 47 Tuc 137 Knigge, C.; Shara, M. M.; Zurek, D. R.; Long, K. S.; Gilliland, R. L.
Massive, Collisionally Produced Blue Stragglers in the Galactic Globular Cluster NGC 6397 157 Saffer, R. A.; Sepinski, J. F.; Demarchi, G.; Livio, M.; Paresce, F.; Shara, M. M.; Zurek, D.
Blue Stars and Binary Stars in NGC 6397: Case Study of a Collapsed-Core Globular Cluster 163 Cool, A. M.; Bolton, A. S.
Searching for Collision Products in Galactic Globular Cluster Cores 179 Ferraro, F. R.
Do Stellar Collisions Affect Stellar Populations? 191 Rich, R. M.
Connecting Collisions to Dynamical Evolution in Clusters 207 Sills, A.
Stellar Collisions and Pulsar Planets 221 Hansen, B. M. S.
Helium White Dwarf Mergers as Progeny for Extreme Helium Stars 239 Jeffery, C. S.; Saio, H.
Stellar Collisions and Active Galactic Nuclei - An Historical Perspective 253 De Young, D. S.
A Monte Carlo Code to Investigate Stellar Collisions in Dense Galactic Nuclei 261 Freitag, M.; Benz, W.
Spin-up of Stars by Hyperbolic Encounters in Black Hole Cusps 279 Alexander, T.; Kumar, P.
Stellar Collisions and Mergers in the Galactic Center 287 Figer, D. F.; Kim, S. S.
Collisions, Coalescence and Collapse: General Relativity in Action 297 Shapiro, S. L.
Calculating Gravitational Radiation from Collisions 313 Centrella, J. M.
Coalescence of Double Compact Objects: Event Rates 323 Kalogera, V.
Detectable Signals from Mergers of Compact Stars 333 Janka, H.-Th.; Ruffert, M.
Transient Events from Neutron Star Mergers 359 Paczynski, B.
X-ray Afterglows of Gamma Ray Bursts 361 Piro, L.
Systematic Temporal and Spectral Analysis of 12 X-ray Afterglows of Gamma Ray Burst Observed by BeppoSAX 383 Stratta, G.; Piro, L.
N-Body Simulation on GRAPE-6 389 Makino, J.
Panel Discussion on Observing Simulations and Simulating Observations 405 Hut, P.; Cool, A.; Bailyn, C.; McMillan, S.; Livio, M.; Shara, M.
Eschatology of Stellar Collisions and Mergers 413 Trimble, V.