[Mesa-users] question

Bill Paxton paxton at kitp.ucsb.edu
Thu Jul 25 17:33:50 EDT 2019

Hi Rob,

Could you please provide some info for Shashi about the mesa colors module.


> On Jul 25, 2019, at 2:04 PM, Shashi Kanbur <smkanbur at gmail.com> wrote:
> Bill - how exactly does MESA/RSP compute the V/I band light curves  as per the history_columns.list - and what is the difference between log_lum_bandV and log_lum_band bb_V? Does it just compute the V band flux at the given temp. in the pulsation cycle from a black body curve? Does it use effective gravity also?
> Thanks,
> Shashi
> !log_lum_band B
>       !log_lum_band V
>       !log_lum_band I
>       !log_lum_band bb_U
>       !log_lum_band bb_B
>       !log_lum_band bb_V
>       !log_lum_band bb_R
>       !log_lum_band bb_I
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