EPJ Web of Conferences
Volume 101, 2015The Space Photometry Revolution – CoRoT Symposium 3, Kepler KASC-7 Joint Meeting
|Number of page(s)||4|
|Section||Session 1 - Probing stellar structure and evolution with asteroseismology|
|Published online||23 September 2015|
GD1212: Probing deep into the interior of a pulsating white dwarf star
1 Université, de Montréal, Montréal, Quebéc, Canada
2 Institut de Recherche en Astrophysique et Planétologie (IRAP), Observatoire Midi-Pyrénées, Université Paul Sabatier / CNRS, Toulouse, France
3 The University of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7AL, UK
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Published online: 23 September 2015
We present the first self-consistent seismic analysis of a white dwarf star, GD 1212, in the Kepler2 field. We precisely establish the fundamental parameters of the star using the forward method based on physically sound models. We unravel the internal structure as well as the rotation profile of GD1212 deeper than in any other ZZCeti stars studied so far. This opens up interesting prospects for future analyses of the white dwarf pulsators monitored in the Kepler and Kepler2 fields.
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