Structure and Evolution of Stars

  • The Sun
  • primeval solar system
  • Sun on the HR diagram
  • Cutaway view of the Sun
  • Carbon fusion occurs when carbon nuclei fuse with other heavy nuclei to form heavier elements.n the future
  • Fundamental processes of nuclear burning in stars
  • Thermonuclear fusion within the sun is a stable process, controlled by the internal structure of the Sun.
  • Sun's evolution
  • helium burning
  • hyrdogen burning
  • HR diagram
  • The birth of stars.

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