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ASCL.net - Astrophysics Source Code Library

  1. May 11, 2006 #1

    Astronuc

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    http://ascl.net/
     
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  3. May 11, 2006 #2

    pervect

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    Very interesting! It looks like calculating luminosities is quite involved, which I was beginning to suspect. At the moment, it appears that XSTAR will best answer my question in

    Plasma Luminosities

    All I need to do is to replace the "heating" mechansim with a photo-heating mechanism (and compile, run, and learn to understand the output of the program).

    [add]xstar's new home appears to be different than in the above webpage, google finds

    http://heasarc.gsfc.nasa.gov/docs/software/xstar/xstar.html

    [edit]It looks like I don't have to compile anything to get it to run under WinDoze, all I need is cygwin.
     
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