Boson Stars

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Schrödinger–Newton Equations
... were first considered by Runi and Bonazzola in the theory of self-gravitating boson stars ... With self-gravitating boson stars, the Schrodinger-Newton equations are the non-relativistic limit of the governing Klein-Gordon equations ... Runi and Bonazzola considered the problem of finding stationary boson-stars in the non-relativistic spherically symmetric case, which corresponds to finding stationary spherically symmetric ...
Exotic Star - Boson Stars
... A boson star is a hypothetical astronomical object that is formed out of particles called bosons (conventional stars are formed out of fermions) ... For this type of star to exist, there must be a stable type of boson that possesses a small mass ... As of 2002 there is no significant evidence that such a star exists ...

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