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The story of collapsing stars : black holes, naked singularities, and the cosmic play of quantum gravity

Author: Pankaj S Joshi
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book journeys into one of the most fascinating intellectual adventures of recent decades - understanding and exploring the final fate of massive collapsing stars in the universe. The issue is of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Einführung
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pankaj S Joshi
ISBN: 9780198818878 0198818874 9780199686766 0199686769
OCLC Number: 1031832808
Notes: Originally published 2015, reprinted with corrections 2015, originally published in paperback 2018.
Description: XIII, 225 Seiten : Illustrationen
Contents: 1: Our Universe 2: Fabric of Space-Time 3: Black Holes 4: Singularities 5: Cosmic Censorship 6: Naked Singularities 7: Cosmic Conundrums 8: Is Our Universe Predictable? 9: A Lab for Quantum Gravity 10: The Frontiers
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