Browsing by Author "Casanova Bustamante, Jordi"
José Pont, Jordi; Casanova Bustamante, Jordi; García-Berro Montilla, Enrique; Hernanz Carbó, Margarita; Shore, Steven N.; Calder, A. (2011)
Open AccessRemarkable progress in the understanding of nova outbursts has been achieved through combined efforts in photometry, spectroscopy and numerical simulations. According to the thermonuclear runaway model, novae are powered ...
Casanova Bustamante, Jordi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-11-03)
Open AccessClassical nova explosions are stellar explosions that take place in close binary systems with an energy release only exceeded by gamma-ray bursts and supernova explosions. Matter from the white dwarf flows through the inner ...
José Pont, Jordi; Casanova Bustamante, Jordi; Parikh, Anuj Ramesh; García-Berro Montilla, Enrique (2012)
Open AccessClassical nova outbursts and type I X-ray bursts are thermonuclear stellar explosions driven by charged-particle reactions. Extensive numerical simulations of nova explosions have shown that the accreted envelopes attain ...