[mesa-users] logQ_limit and the ZAHB

Josiah Schwab jwschwab at berkeley.edu
Thu Aug 11 10:08:02 EDT 2016

Hi Jeremy,

> I can see how this is set in controls_default but what does this really
> mean? I am not sure what logQ is. What is so different from the standard
> case that the code needs to stop for this reason?

When trying to see the differences between two models, PGSTAR (or other)
plotting is key.  As Aaron explained, you have material nearing the edge
of the EOS tables.  I would bet that if you look at a plot like


in the standard and modified cases, you'll see pretty significant
differences in the structure.


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