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Lynden-Bell, D.

Overview
Works: 23 works in 100 publications in 1 language and 1,177 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Periodicals 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Honoree
Classifications: QB857, 523.112
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Most widely held works about D Lynden-Bell
 
Most widely held works by D Lynden-Bell
The Structure and evolution of normal galaxies( Book )

7 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baryonic dark matter by D Lynden-Bell( Book )

14 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The visible universe is a small perturbation on the material universe. Zwicky and Sinclair Smith in the 1930s gave evidence of invisible mass in the Coma and Virgo Clusters of Galaxies. Better optical data has only served to confound their critics and the X-ray data confirms that the gravitational potentials are many times larger than those predicted on the basis of the observed stars. Dynamical analyses of individual galaxies have found that significant extra mass is needed to explain their rotational velocities. On much larger scales, tens of megaparsecs, there is suggestive evidence that there is even more mass per unit luminosity. What is this non-luminous stuff of which the universe is made'? How much of it is there? Need there be only one kind of stuff? There are three basic possi bili ties:- all of it is ordinary (baryonic) matter, all of it is some other kind of (non-baryonic) matter, or some of it is baryonic and some is non-baryonic
Gravitational dynamics : proceedings of the 36th Herstmonceux Conference, in honour of Professor D. Lynden-Bell's 60th birthday held in Cambridge, U.K., August 7-11, 1995 by Herstmonceux Conference( Book )

7 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cosmical magnetism by D Lynden-Bell( Book )

12 editions published in 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With new observations delineating the large-scale magnetic fields in galaxies and renewed interest in the influence of magnetic fields on star formation and on the collimation of jets this book provides a timely review of cosmic magnetohydrodynamics. The book has a broad sweep, from the theory of the Earth's dynamo through the magnetically dominated Solar corona to the magnetic fields of stars, galaxies quasars and the intergalactic plasma. Particular strong points are the magnetic fields of degenerate stars. Both white dwarfs and the fascinating evolution of neutron stars' magnetic fields are discussed in detail. The book is dedicated to Professor Leon Mestel who has seen the subject grow from its early days to its current flowering on the wealth of new observations described here. Stellar winds, cosmic rays, galactic dynamos, active galactic nuclei and black holes provide a wide range for both scientific imagination and precise deduction. Many of the creators of the subjects have contributed to this volume, which is vital reading for astronomy graduate students with magnetic interests as well as plasma physicists. <br/>
The Big bang and element creation : proceedings of a Royal Society discussion meeting held on 11 and 12 March 1982 by D Lynden-Bell( Book )

14 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dynamical structure and evolution of steller systems by George Contopoulos( Book )

10 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cosmical magnetism : contributed papers in honour of Professor L Mestel, FRS : NATO Advanced Study Institute, 5-9 July 1993, Institute of Astronomy, Cambridge by NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Cosmical Magnetism( Book )

9 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Big bang and element creation : a discussion( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magnetic activity in stars, discs and quasars( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the shapes of Newton's revolving orbits by D Lynden-Bell( )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Road to reality with Roger Penrose by Paolo Aniello( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1.3.3 Mixed states entanglement and invariant operator valuedtensor fields1.4 From quantum to classical information; 1.5 Conclusions and outlook; Chapter 2. Black holes in general relativity; 2.1 Introduction; 2.1.1 Newtonian considerations; 2.1.2 General relativity; 2.2 Black holes in general relativity; 2.2.1 Early history; 2.2.2 Uniqueness; 2.3 Event horizons and their unforeseen properties; 2.3.1 Event horizons; 2.3.2 An unexpected treasure trove; 2.4 Epilogue; 2.4.1 Spookiness of event horizons; 2.4.2 Quasi-local horizons
The Woolley Symposium on the galaxy and the distance scale( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High Resolution Radio Observations of the Galactic Center( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

5 GHz interferometric observations with a resolution of 6 sec x 18 sec arc indicate the presence of compact components in Sagittarius A and in some of the other radio sources in the galactic center region. (Author)
Cosmical Magnetism by D Lynden-Bell( )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Victor Amazaspovich Ambartsumian 18 September 1908-12 August 1996 by D Lynden-Bell( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Dynamical structure and evolution : third advanced course of the Swiss Society of Asronomy and Astrophysics by Swiss Society for Astrophysics and Astronomy( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Star men( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Four of the world's leading astronomers celebrate 50 years of friendship on a reunion road trip
Review of galactic constants by Frank J Kerr( Book )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astronomy from measuring machines( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Lynden-Bell, Donald.

Lynden Bell, Donald 1935-

Линден-Белл, Дональд

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English (99)

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Gravitational dynamics : proceedings of the 36th Herstmonceux Conference, in honour of Professor D. Lynden-Bell's 60th birthday held in Cambridge, U.K., August 7-11, 1995