The R136 star cluster hosts several stars whose individual masses greatly exceed the accepted 150 M⊙ stellar mass limit

Crowther, P.A., Schnurr, O., Hirschi, R. et al. (4 more authors) (2010) The R136 star cluster hosts several stars whose individual masses greatly exceed the accepted 150 M⊙ stellar mass limit. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 408 (2). pp. 731-751. ISSN 0035-8711

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Authors/Creators:
  • Crowther, P.A.
  • Schnurr, O.
  • Hirschi, R.
  • Yusof, N.
  • Parker, R.J.
  • Goodwin, S.P.
  • Abu Kassim, H.
Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information: © 2010 The Authors. Journal compilation © 2010 RAS. This is an author produced version of a paper subsequently published in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. Uploaded in accordance with the publisher's self-archiving policy.
Keywords: binaries: general, stars: early-type, stars: fundamental parameters, stars: Wolf–Rayet, galaxies: star clusters: individual: R136, galaxies: star clusters: individual: NGC 3603
Dates:
  • Published: 26 July 2010
  • Accepted: 8 June 2010
Institution: The University of Sheffield
Academic Units: The University of Sheffield > Faculty of Science (Sheffield) > Department of Physics and Astronomy (Sheffield)
Depositing User: Symplectic Sheffield
Date Deposited: 17 Aug 2017 11:32
Last Modified: 21 Mar 2018 23:43
Published Version: https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2966.2010.17167.x
Status: Published
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Refereed: Yes
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2966.2010.17167.x

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