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Advanced astrophysics

Author: Nebojsa Duric
Publisher: Cambridge : University Press, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This 2003 book develops the basic underlying physics required for an understanding of the science of astrophysics and the important astronomical phenomena it describes. Astrophysical topics are  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nebojsa Duric
ISBN: 0521525713 9780521525718 0521819679 9780521819671
OCLC Number: 875687659
Description: XIV, 296 p. ; 25 cm
Contents: Part I. Classical Mechanics: 1. Orbital mechanics; 2. Galaxy dynamics; 3. Cosmic expansion and large-scale structure; Part II. Statistical Mechanics: 4. Overview of statistical mechanics; 5. The early universe; 6. Stellar structure and compact stars; Part III. Electromagnetism: 7. Radiation from accelerating charges; 8. Bremsstrahlung and synchrotron radiation; 9. High energy processes in astrophysics; 10. Electromagnetic wave propagation; Part IV. Quantum Mechanics: 11. The hydrogen atom; 12. The interaction of radiation with matter; 13. Atomic fine structure lines; 14. Atomic hyperfine structure lines; 15. Transitions involving multi-electron atoms; 16. Molecular lines in astrophysics.
Responsibility: Neb Duric.

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