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The structure of tidally distorted polytropes

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A numerical study of the structure of tidally-distorted polytropes has been carried out by using the Monaghan and Roxburgh (1965) method.

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Singh, M., Singh, G. The structure of tidally distorted polytropes. Astrophys Space Sci 100, 287–291 (1984). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00651603

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