The Spite Lithium Plateau: Ultrathin but Postprimordial

Sean G. Ryan, J.E. Norris, T.C. Beers

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We have studied 23 very metal-poor field turnoff stars, specifically chosen to enable a precise measurement of the dispersion in the lithium abundance of the Spite Li plateau.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)654-677
JournalThe Astrophysical Journal
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1999


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