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Filippenko, Alexei V.

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Most widely held works about Alexei V Filippenko
 
Most widely held works by Alexei V Filippenko
400 years of the telescope : a journey of science, technology and thought( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The film features interviews with leading astrophysicists and cosmologists from the world's renowned universities and observatories, who explain concepts ranging from Galileo's act of revealing the cosmos with a simple telescope, to the latest discoveries in space, including startling new ideas about life on other planets and dark energy - a mysterious vacuum energy that is accelerating the expansion of the universe."--Container
Understanding the universe : an introduction to astronomy by Alexei V Filippenko( Visual )

32 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alex Filippenko presents lectures for a course which is designed to provide a non-technical description of modern astronomy, including the structure and evolution of planets, stars, galaxies, and the universe as a whole
Understanding the universe : an introduction to astronomy by Alexei V Filippenko( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ninety-six lectures, divided into ten sections, are designed to provide a non-technical description of modern astronomy, including the structure and evolution of planets, stars, galaxies, and the universe as a whole. Updated edition integrates discoveries reported in the 2003 course and includes recent findings (through mid-2006)
Black holes explained by Alexei V Filippenko( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nearly everyone has heard of black holes, but few people outside of complex scientific fields understand their true nature and their implications for our universe
Understanding the universe : what's new in astronomy 2003 by Alexei V Filippenko( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen lectures designed to provide a non-technical description of modern astronomy
Skywatching : seeing and understanding cosmic wonders by Alexei V Filippenko( Visual )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With these twelve 45-minute lectures, award-winning astronomer and Professor Alex Filippenko of the University of California, Berkeley, has crafted a visually stunning tour of the sky's most dazzling displays, most of which you can see even without binoculars. Using the same dynamic and engaging teaching style that has won him praise from countess lifelong learners around the world, he shows you new ways to see your surroundings and appreciate the marvels of both our planet and the entire universe
Robotic telescopes in the 1990s : proceedings of a symposium held as part of the 103rd annual meeting of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific, at the University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming, 22-24 June 1991 by Annual Meeting of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific( Book )

8 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relationships between active galactic nuclei and starburst galaxies : proceedings of the Taipei Astrophysics Workshop, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China, 25-30 March 1991 by Taipei Astrophysics Workshop( Book )

9 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cosmos : astronomy in the new millennium by Jay M Pasachoff( Book )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exciting introduction to astronomy, the fourth edition of this book uses recent discoveries and stunning photography to inspire non-science majors about the universe and science. Each chapter has been fully updated, with more than 200 new images, including recent images from space missions and the world's best observatories. The text is organized as a series of stories, each presenting the history of the field, the observations made and how they fit within the process of science, our current understanding, and what future observations are planned. Math is provided in boxes and easily read around, making the book suitable for courses taking either mathematical or qualitative approaches
The cosmos : astronomy in the new millennium by Jay M Pasachoff( Book )

8 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding the universe, an introduction to astronomy by Alexei V Filippenko( Visual )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight lectures designed to provide a non-technical description of modern astronomy, including the structure and evolution of planets, stars, galaxies, and the universe as a whole
Understanding the universe, an introduction to astronomy by Alexei V Filippenko( Visual )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lectures designed to provide a non-technical description of modern astronomy, including the structure and evolution of planets, stars, galaxies, and the universe as a whole. The new discoveries reported in the 2003 course are integrated and recent findings (through mid-2006) are included
Understanding the universe, an introduction to astronomy by Alexei V Filippenko( Visual )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lectures designed to provide a non-technical description of modern astronomy, including the structure and evolution of planets, stars, galaxies, and the universe as a whole. The new discoveries reported in the 2003 course are integrated and recent findings (through mid-2006) are included
The cosmos : astronomy in the new millennium by Jay M Pasachoff( Book )

7 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emphasises the central theme of origins in this text by singling out specifics in the headings of each chapter, and deals with a variety of relevant material in the text itself. An early discussion of the scientific method stresses an importance on the verification of observations, and sets the stage to focus on astronomy as a science
Ultraviolet observations of clusters of Wolf-Rayet stars in the SBmIII galaxy, NGC 4214 : final technical report by Alexei V Filippenko( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding the universe, an introduction to astronomy by Alexei V Filippenko( Visual )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lectures designed to provide a non-technical description of modern astronomy, including the structure and evolution of planets, stars, galaxies, and the universe as a whole. The new discoveries reported in the 2003 course are integrated and recent findings (through mid-2006) are included
Ultraviolet observations of NGC 4395, the least luminous and nearest known Syfert 1 nucleus : final technical report by Alexei V Filippenko( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cosmos : astronomy in the new millennium by Jay M Pasachoff( Book )

6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding the universe : an introduction to astronomy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ninety-six lectures, about 30 minutes each, divided into ten sections, are designed to provide a non-technical description of modern astronomy, including the structure and evolution of planets, stars, galaxies, and the universe as a whole. Updated edition integrates discoveries reported in the 2003 course and includes recent findings (through mid-2006)
Understanding the universe. an introduction to astronomy by Alexei V Filippenko( Visual )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lectures designed to provide a non-technical description of modern astronomy, including the structure and evolution of planets, stars, galaxies, and the universe as a whole. The new discoveries reported in the 2003 course are integrated and recent findings (through mid-2006) are included
 
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Alternative Names
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Filippenko, Aleksej.

Filippenko, Alex.

Filippenko, Alex 1958-

Filippenko, Alexei 1958-

Filippenko, Alexei V.

Filippenko, Alexei Vladimir.

Filippenko, Alexei Vladimir 1958-

Алекс Філіппенко

Филиппенко, Алексей

الکسی فیلیپنکو ستاره‌شناس آمریکایی

アレクセイ・フィリペンコ

阿列克謝·菲利潘科

阿列克謝·菲利潘科 天體物理學家和加州大學柏克萊分校天文學教授

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