Convection in Stars


“Stability of Natural Convection in a Shallow Cavity”, Philip S. Marcus with Kuo, H. P., Korpela, S. A., and Chait S., 1986, in The Eighth International Heat Transfer Conference, v0l. 4, San Francisco, pp. 1539–1544.

“Multiscale model equations for turbulent convection and convective overshoot”, Philip S. Marcus, William H. Press, Saul A. Teukolsky, The Astrophysical Journal, 267, pp. 795-821, 1983, doi: 10.1086/160915. — PDF

“Stellar Convection. III. Convection at large Rayleigh numbers”, Philip S. Marcus, The Astrophysical Journal, vol. 240, pp. 203-217, August 1980, doi: 10.1086/158224. — PDF

“Stellar Convection. II. A multimode numerical solution for convection in spheres”, Philip S. Marcus, The Astrophysical Journal, vol. 239, pp. 622-639, July 1980, doi: 10.1086/158149. — PDF

“Stellar Convection. I. Modal quations in spheres and spherical shells”, Philip S. Marcus, The Astrophysical Journal, vol. 231, pp. 176-192, doi: 10.1086/157178. — PDF

“Nonlinear thermal convection in Boussinesq fluids and ideal gases with plane-parallel and spherical geometries”, Philip Stephen Marcus, 1978.

“Thermal Convection in Compressible and Boussinesq Fluids in Plane-parallel and Spherical Geometries”, P. S. Marcus, Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society, vol. 9, pp. 638, September 1977. — PDF