Global parameters of Type Ia supernovae

Bruno Leibundgut, Maximilian Stritzinger
2006 Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union  
Using simple physical assumptions we derived fundamental parameters including: the mass of synthesised 56 Ni, the ejecta mass, and the explosion energy of Type Ia supernovae. The methods have been described in several recent publications and comparison with other methods shows general consistency.
doi:10.1017/s1743921307010770 fatcat:jt5vfphfwze43btrzexybkg72q