[mesa-users] Heating a Planet

Bill Paxton paxton at kitp.ucsb.edu
Thu Jun 27 21:50:03 EDT 2013


Hi Andy,

On Jun 25, 2013, at 8:31 AM, Andy Lezcano wrote:

> Hello there everyone, I would like some help incorporating a heating module or control set into the create_planet test file. I would like for the model to allow me to heat certain atmospheric layers of a planet, and also to add outside heat sources (Such as a star which the planet closely orbits). I am wondering what command would allow me to do these things, or if there is a pre-built module for this, thanks for any help you can give.

Have you tried the irradiated_planet test case?    If not, you should start there.   Then if you still need to do something else, send another email and let us know.

-B







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