- The mass loss rates of red supergiants and the de Jager prescription

Auteur(s): Mauron N.(Corresp.), Josselin E.

(Article) Publié: Astronomy & Astrophysics, vol. 526 p.A156 (2011)


Mass loss of red supergiants is important for the evolution of massive stars, but not fully explained. Several empirical prescriptiosn have been proposed, trying to express Mdot as a function of fundamental stellar parameters. etc