Journal Article

Jumping the gap: the formation conditions and mass function of ‘pebble-pile’ planetesimals

Philip F. Hopkins

in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society

Volume 456, issue 3, pages 2383-2405
ISSN: 0035-8711
Published online December 2015 | e-ISSN: 1365-2966 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/mnras/stv2820
Jumping the gap: the formation conditions and mass function of ‘pebble-pile’ planetesimals

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Keywords: accretion, accretion discs; hydrodynamics; instabilities; turbulence; planets and satellites: formation; protoplanetary discs

Journal Article.  22730 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics

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