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Wind-driving protostellar accretion discs - II. Numerical method and illustrative solutions

Salmeron, Raquel; Konigl, Arieh; Wardle, Mark


We continue our study of weakly ionized protostellar accretion discs that are threaded by a large-scale magnetic field and power a centrifugally driven wind. It has been argued that there is already evidence in several protostellar systems that such a wind transports a significant fraction of the angular momentum from at least some part of the disc. We model this situation by considering a radially localized disc model in which the matter is everywhere well coupled to the field and the wind is...[Show more]

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Date published: 2011
Type: Journal article
Source: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2966.2010.17974.x
Access Rights: Open Access


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