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The Peculiar Solar Composition and Its Possible Relation to Planet Formation

Melendez, Jorge; Asplund, Martin; Gustafsson, Bengt; Yong, David


We have conducted a differential elemental abundance analysis of unprecedented accuracy (∼0.01 dex) of the Sun relative to 11 solar twins from the Hipparcos catalog and 10 solar analogs from planet searches. We find that the Sun shows a characteristic s

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Date published: 2009
Type: Journal article
Source: Astrophysical Journal, The
DOI: 10.1088/0004-637X/704/1/L66


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