volume 13, issue S332, P57-68 2017
DOI: 10.1017/s1743921317009541
View full text
L. Ilsedore Cleeves

Abstract: AbstractDuring the first few ~Myr of a young stars life, it is encircled by a disk made up of molecular gas, dust, and ice – the building blocks for future planetary systems. How/when these disks form planets and what sets the planets initial compositions remain key outstanding questions in disk science. In recent years, major leaps in sensitivity and spatial resolution afforded by the Atacama Large Millimeter/Submillimeter Array (ALMA) have revolutionized our understanding of protoplanetary disks chemical com…

expand abstract