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Woosley, Stanford E.

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Works: 27 works in 57 publications in 1 language and 867 library holdings
Genres: Conference proceedings 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: QB471.7.B85, 523
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Most widely held works by Stanford E Woosley
High energy transients in astrophysics (Santa Cruz, CA, 1983) ( Book )
7 editions published in 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 274 libraries worldwide
Supernovae : the Tenth Santa Cruz Workshop in Astronomy and Astrophysics, July 9 to 21, 1989, Lick Observatory by Stanford E Woosley( Book )
5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
Supernova explosions are not only important to the ecology of the universe, seeding it, among other things, with the heavy elements necessary for the existence of life, but they are also a natural laboratory in which a host of unique physical phenomena occur. While still far from a complete understanding, scientists have made great advances during the last twenty-five years in understanding the nature and conse- quences of supernovae. This book presents the state of supernova studies at the beginning of the 1990's, as reported at a two-week meeting on the Santa Cruz campus of the University of California in July 1989 in- volving 177 astronomers and astrophysicists from 17 nations. The 110 papers contained in this volume report all aspects of the field - observations at all wavelengths from radio through gamma-rays, bolometric light curves and spectra, neutrino observations, the theory of stellar explosions, multidimensional models for mixing, nucleosynthesis calculations, synthetic spectral modeling, presupernova evolution, supernova remnants, supernova rates, supernovae as standard candles, the interaction of supernovae with their surroundings - and constitute the most comprehensive and up-to-date treatment of SN 1987A currently available. Astronomers and astronomy graduate students will find this an in valuable summary of the current state of supernova research. The informed layperson or undergraduate astronomy student will also find it a useful introduction and guide to the literature in the subject
Gamma-ray bursts ( Book )
8 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
"Cosmic gamma ray bursts (GRBs) have fascinated scientists and the public alike since their discovery in the late 1960s. Their story is told here by some of the scientists who participated in their discovery and, after many decades of false starts, solved the problem of their origin. Fourteen chapters by active researchers in the field present a detailed history of the discovery, a comprehensive theoretical description of GRB central engine and emission models, a discussion of GRB host galaxies and a guide to how GRBs can be used as cosmological tools. Observations are grouped into three sets from the satellites CGRO, BeppoSAX and Swift, and followed by a discussion of multi-wavelength observations. This is the first edited volume on GRB astrophysics that presents a fully comprehensive review of the subject. Utilizing the latest research, Gamma-ray Bursts is an essential desktop companion for graduate students and researchers in astrophysics"--
High energy transients final technical report to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration by Summer Workshop in Astronomy & Astrophysics( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
The explosive burning of oxygen and silicon by Stanford E Woosley( Book )
2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Nucleosynthesis during advanced burning stages of stars by Stanford E Woosley( Computer File )
2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Supernovae : July 9 to 21, 1989, Lick Observatory ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Hyper-accreting black holes and gamma-ray bursts by Robert Popham( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Nucleosynthesis and chemical evolution by Jean Audouze( Book )
3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Semiempirical thermonuclear reaction-rate data for intermediate-mass nuclei ( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Nuclear astrophysics : proceedings of the Calthec centennial year : Nuclear Astrophysics Symposium in honor of William A. Fowler's 80th birthday by Nuclear Astrophysics Symposium( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Prompt and Afterglow Emission Properties of Gamma-Ray Bursts with Spectroscopically Identified Supernovae ( Computer File )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
We present a detailed spectral analysis of the prompt and afterglow emission of four nearby long-soft gamma-ray bursts (GRBs 980425, 030329, 031203, and 060218) that were spectroscopically found to be associated with type Ic supernovae, and compare them to the general GRB population. For each event, we investigate the spectral and luminosity evolution, and estimate the total energy budget based upon broadband observations. The observational inventory for these events has become rich enough to allow estimates of their energy content in relativistic and sub-relativistic form. The result is a global portrait of the effects of the physical processes responsible for producing long-soft GRBs. In particular, we find that the values of the energy released in mildly relativistic outflows appears to have a significantly smaller scatter than those found in highly relativistic ejecta. This is consistent with a picture in which the energy released inside the progenitor star is roughly standard, while the fraction of that energy that ends up in highly relativistic ejecta outside the star can vary dramatically between different events
Supernovae : 10th Workshop in astronomy and astrophysics : Papers ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Children of the stars : how the violent death of stars creates conditions for life in the universe by Stanford E Woosley( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Tables of thermonuclear reaction rate data for intermediate mass nuclei by Stanford E Woosley( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Neutron-rich nucleosynthesis in carbon deflagration supernovae by Stanford E Woosley( Computer File )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Woosley, S. E.
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