Uncertainties in Models of Stellar Structure and Evolution

  • Arlette NoelsEmail author
  • Angela Bragaglia
Conference paper
Part of the Astrophysics and Space Science Proceedings book series (ASSSP, volume 39)


Numerous physical aspects of stellar physics have been presented in Session 2 and the underlying uncertainties have been tentatively assessed. We try here to highlight some specific points raised after the talks and during the general discussion at the end of the session and eventually at the end of the workshop. A table of model uncertainties is then drawn with the help of the participants in order to give the state of the art in stellar modeling uncertainties as of July 2013.


Globular Cluster Stellar Model Helium Abundance Convective Core Extreme Horizontal Branch 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institut d’Astrophysique et de GéophysiqueLiège UniversityLiègeBelgium
  2. 2.INAF-Osservatorio Astronomico di BolognaBolognaItaly

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