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Kahn, F. D. (Franz Daniel)

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Works: 22 works in 85 publications in 4 languages and 1,269 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Other
Classifications: QB860, 523
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Publications by F. D Kahn
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Quasars, their importance in astronomy and physics by F. D Kahn( Book )
19 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 756 libraries worldwide
Investigating the universe : papers presented to Zdeněk Kopal on the occasion of his retirement, September 1981 by F. D Kahn( Book )
10 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
Professor Zdenek Kopal is sixty-seven this year even though his scientific activity, enthusiasm and springy step hardly betray the ad vancement in years. He carne to Manchester as Professor of Astronomy thirty years ago after a very fruitful association of fourteen years with the Harvard Observatory. Much impressed with the young man, Harlow Shapley, who with characteristic insight had recognised in Kopal the qualities that have since made him an outstanding leader in ec1ipsing binary research, had invited him over as a Research Associate. In the subsequent decade Kopal set about the task of introducing analytical rigour in the solution of orbit al elements that hitherto had depended ex c1usively on the semigraphical procedures introduced by Russell and exploited fully by Shapley. These first efforts stimulated publication of the first of his many books on ec1ipsing variables; the Introductian ta the Study of Ec/ipsing Variables summarized these iterative methods and remains a c1assic in this field. Soon after the appearance of this volume in print, Kopal gave a course on this subject for the graduate students at Harvard. I was one of those who had the opportunity to attend it and learn much on the need of care and precision in the practice of photoelectric photometry and the importance of exploiting such data to the fullest extent with methods of increasing resolving power
Cosmical gas dynamics : proceedings of the Manchester Conference, 15-19 April 1985 by F. D Kahn( Book )
9 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
Interstellar matter. Swiss Society of Astronomy and Astrophysics, second advanced course by Chandra Wickramasinghe( Book )
4 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Interstellar gas dynamics by S. A Kaplan( Book )
12 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
The basic methods of interstellar gas dynamics are set forth. Included are: distribution and motion of interstellar gas; physical state of interstellar gas; discontinuities in the motion of interstellar gas; equations of motion of interstellar gas; Interstellar turbulence
Interstellar matter by Chandra Wickramasinghe( Book )
9 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Planetary nebulae : proceedings of a meeting held on April 11 1996 at Liverpool, supported by the Royal Society and the Royal Astronomical Society ( Book )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The condensation of stars from diffuse material by F. D Kahn( Book )
1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Die Entstehung von Sternen durch Kondensation Diffuser Materie 3 Preisschriften ( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in German and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Introduction to the mechanics of stellar systems by Rudolf Kurth( Book )
2 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Quasars by F. D Kahn( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in Undetermined and held by 2 libraries worldwide
<> by S. A Kaplan( Book )
2 editions published in 1966 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Investigating the universe ( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in Undetermined and held by 1 library worldwide
Interstellar matter : second advanced course [organized by] Swiss Society of Astronomy and Astrophysics [at Saas-Fee, March 20-25, 1972] by Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Astrophysik und Astronomie( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
De ontdekking van het heelal : brieven van Einstein aan de Leidse astronoom De Sitter by F. D Kahn( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in Dutch and held by 1 library worldwide
Cosmical gas dynamics : Conference : Papers ( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Die Entstehung von Sternen durch Kondensation diffuser Materie by Geoffrey R Burbidge( Book )
2 editions published in 1960 in German and held by 1 library worldwide
Contributions : de l'Institut d'astrophysique de Paris. Série A. N° by Evry L Schatzman( Book )
1 edition published in 1955 in French and held by 1 library worldwide
Interstellar Gas Dynamics by F. D Kahn( file )
1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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Kahn, F. D.
Kahn, Franz Daniel
Languages
English (75)
German (3)
Dutch (1)
French (1)
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