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Deflagrations in hybrid CONe white dwarfs: A route to explain the faint Type Iax supernova 2008ha

Kromer, M; Ohlmann, Sebastian; Pakmor, R; Ruiter, Ashley; Hillebrandt, Wolfgang; Marquardt, K S; Ropke, F. K.; Seitenzahl, Ivo; Sim, Stuart; Taubenberger, Stefano


Stellar evolution models predict the existence of hybrid white dwarfs (WDs) with a carbon- oxygen core surrounded by an oxygen-neon mantle. Being born with masses~1.1M⊙, hybrid WDs in a binary system may easily approach the Chandrasekhar mass (M<inf>Ch</inf>) by accretion and give rise to a thermonuclear explosion. Here,we investigate an off-centre deflagration in a near- MCh hybridWDunder the assumption that nuclear burning only occurs in carbon-rich material. Performing hydrodynamics...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2015
Type: Journal article
Source: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
DOI: 10.1093/mnras/stv886
Access Rights: Open Access


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