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Simulations, Data Analysis and Algorithms

Table 1 Parameter space of the modelled fly-bys. Listed below is the mass ratio (perturber mass / host mass), periastron distances in au and the orbital inclination and orientation (angle of periastron) in degrees

From: DESTINY: Database for the Effects of STellar encounters on dIsks and plaNetary sYstems

Parameter Simulated values
Mass ratio (perturber mass / host mass) 0.3, 0.5, 1.0, 2.0, 5.0, 10.0, 20.0, 50.0
Angle of periastron [degrees] 0, 45, 90
Orbital inclination [degrees] 0, 10, 20, 30, 40, 50, 60, 70, 80, 90, 100, 110, 120, 130, 140, 150, 160, 170, 180
Periastron distance [au] 30, 50, 70, 100, 120, 150, 200, 250, 300, 500, 700, 1000