Chapter 9. Some Polarigenic Mechanisms

  1. Dr. David Clarke

Published Online: 10 SEP 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527628322.ch9

Stellar Polarimetry

Stellar Polarimetry

How to Cite

Clarke, D. (2009) Some Polarigenic Mechanisms, in Stellar Polarimetry, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527628322.ch9

Author Information

  1. Department of Physics and Astronomy, The University, Glasgow G12 8QQ, Scotland, United Kingdom

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 SEP 2010
  2. Published Print: 25 NOV 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527408955

Online ISBN: 9783527628322

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Keywords:

  • Zeeman effect;
  • circular polarization;
  • crossover effect;
  • Zeeman splitting;
  • Zeeman–Doppler imaging (ZDI);
  • least-squares deconvolution (LSD)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Presence of Magnetic Fields

  • Electron Scattering – A Simple Stellar Model

  • References