Skip navigation
Skip navigation

The formation, evolution, and survivability of discs around young binary stars

Kuruwita, Rajika


In the age of the Kepler space telescope and other exoplanet finding missions, a variety of exotic planets have been discovered. Some of these planets have been found to be in binary star systems --- systems which have historically been overlooked in planet formation models. This is due to the single star scenario being simpler to model than binaries, as well our anthropocentric bias towards single stars like our Sun. However, planet formation around binary stars in an important topic because a...[Show more]

CollectionsOpen Access Theses
Date published: 2019
Type: Thesis (PhD)
DOI: 10.25911/5d51490d84b8e


File Description SizeFormat Image
Corrected_Thesis.pdfThesis Material23.45 MBAdobe PDFThumbnail

Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  19 May 2020/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator