Solar abundances, convection and the standard solar model

  • A. Noels
  • N. Grevesse
  • I. Mazzitelli
Contributed Papers
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 458)


A new observed Z/X ratio is proposed for the Sun. We apply it to recalibrating the Sun with two different convection theories, the classical MLT and the recent theory of Canuto and Mazzitelli.


Coronal Loop Coronal Stream Solar Abundance Standard Solar Model Solar Metallicity 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Noels
    • 1
  • N. Grevesse
    • 1
  • I. Mazzitelli
    • 2
  1. 1.Institut d’AstrophysiqueUniversité de LiègeLiègeBelgium
  2. 2.Istituto di Astrofisica SpazialeCNRFrascatiItaly

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