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The correspondance of John Flamsteed, First Astronomer Royal. Vol. 3

Author: Eric G Forbes; Lesley Murdin; Frances Willmoth
Publisher: Bristol : Institute of Physics, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Emphasizing a physical understanding with various illustrations, this book covers the major areas of x-ray radiation and elementary atomic processes occurring with highly charged ions in hot  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Named Person: John Flamsteed; John Flamsteed
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eric G Forbes; Lesley Murdin; Frances Willmoth
ISBN: 0750304812 9780750304818
OCLC Number: 47150433
Description: 1100 pages
Contents: PrefaceINTRODUCTIONGeneral remarksAtomic masses, charges and sizesIons in natureIons in the laboratoryVisualization of single atomsRADIATIONLight and radiationThe electromagnetic spectrumThe distribution of radiationDiffraction and interferenceThe Doppler effectSPECTROSCOPYSpectral linesThe quantum nature of radiationThe photoelectric effectCompton scatteringMossbauer spectroscopySpectral-line analysisThe inner concept of atomsLIGHT AND ION SOURCESBasic Physical considerationsBremsstrahlungSynchrotron radiationIon acceleratorsIon cooler ringsTokamakElectron-cyclotron-resonance ion sourceElectron-beam ion source and trapATOMIC STRUCTUREClassification of spectral linesCoupling schemesSelection rulesTransition probabilitiesLifetimesAutoionizing statesOne-electron systemsRelativistic effects and the fine structureMagnetic effects and the hyperfine structureQED effects and the Lamb shiftMulti-electron systemsTransition energies and x-ray spectraExternal fieldsQuantum theory of line shapeAbsorption edgesPolarization of x-ray lines and continuumATOMIC COLLISIONSElementary processes in plasmasThe principle of detailed balanceLocal thermodynamic equilibrium (LTE)Non-equilibrium plasma and the coronal limitEmission and absorptionExcitation and de-excitationIonization and three-body recombinationDielectronic recombinationIon-ion collisionsIon-surface interaction and hollow atomsConclusion and further readingAppendixAtomic physics in chronological orderIndex
Responsibility: compiled and edited by Eric Gray Forbes and by Lesley Murdin and Frances Willmoth.

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