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Solar and Stellar Activity Cycles

Author: Peter R Wilson; Cambridge University Press.
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1994.
Series: Cambridge Astrophysics, no. 24; Cambridge Astrophysics, no. 24.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A timely and authoritative synthesis of our understanding of activity cycles in the Sun and similar stars for graduate students and researchers.

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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Peter R Wilson; Cambridge University Press.
ISBN: 9780511564833 051156483X
OCLC Number: 668198521
Description: 1 online resource (296 pages).
Contents: 1. Introduction; 2. Historical survey; 3. The structure of the Sun and the phenomena of activity; 4. The equations of magnetohydrodynamics and magnetostatics; 5. The one-dimensional configuration of the cycle; 6. Heuristic models of the solar cycle; 7. Stellar activity and activity cycles; 8. The two-dimensional representation of the extended activity cycle; 9. The origin of the large-scale fields; 10. The reversals of the polar magnetic fields; 11. The role of dynamo theory in cyclic activity; 12. Helioseismology and the solar cycle; 13. Chaos and the cycle; 14. Forecasting the cycle; 15. Summary and conclusion.
Series Title: Cambridge Astrophysics, no. 24; Cambridge Astrophysics, no. 24.
Other Titles: Cambridge books online.
Responsibility: Peter R. Wilson.
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