Prague Synergy 2013: Abstract

AuthorCo-AuthorsDuration
Andrej Čadež

Title
Tidal disruption by black holes

Abstract
Tidal disruption by a black hole is a violent event occurring when an object a star, planet, asteroid or solid debris wanders in the vicinity of a black hole and finds itself on a no return orbit. Energetics, characteristic features of light curves, and scenarios leading to tidal disruption will be discussed.