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Title:One Hundred Physics Visualizations Using MATLAB (Electronic Resource)
Author(s): Dan Green
Date:2014
Publisher:World Scientific
Contents:Chapter 1: Symbolic Mathematics and Math Tools, Chapter 2: Classical Mechanics, Chapter 3: Electromagnetism, Chapter 4: Waves and Optics, Chapter 5: Gases and Fluid Flow, Chapter 6: Quantum Mechanics, Chapter 7: Special and General, Chapter 8: Astro physics and Cosmology
ISBN:9789814518437
Keywords: MATLAB
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Title:Higgs Potential and Naturalness After the Higgs Discovery
Author(s): Yuta Hamada
Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (X, 114 p. 36 illus., 34 illus. in color p.)
Contents:Introduction -- Bare Parameters at Cutoff Scale -- Higgs Inflation and Standard Model Criticality -- Naturalness Problem and Quantum Gravity -- Dark Matter and Higgs Potential -- Summary -- Appendix A - Convention -- Appendix B -
Renormalization Group Equations -- Appendix C - Brief Review of Inflation -- Appendix D - Strong CP Problem -- Appendix E - Quantization of Majorana Field -- Appendix F - The Effect of the Principle Value
ISBN:9789811034183
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Keywords: Physics , Mathematical physics , Quantum field theory , String theory , Astrophysics , Elementary particles (Physics) , Physics , Elementary Particles, Quantum Field Theory , Quantum Field Theories, String Theory , Astrophysics and Astroparticles , Mathematical Physics
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Title:Astroparticle Physics: Theory and Phenomenology
Author(s): Günter Sigl
Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (XXXIV, 861 p. 90 illus., 71 illus. in color p.)
Contents:1.Electroweak Interactions and Neutrinos -- 2.The Fundamental Gauge Interactions and Their Description -- 3.The Universe between Today and First Light -- 4.The Early Universe before First Light -- 5.Detection Techniques and
Experimental Results -- 6.Cosmic Ray Sources and Acceleration -- 7.Cosmic Ray Propagation -- 8.Electromagnetic Radiation in Astrophysics -- 9.High Energy Extraterrestrial Neutrino Fluxes and Their Detection -- 10.Neutrino Properties --
11.Neutrino Oscillations -- 12.Neutrino Properties and their Role in Astrophysics and Cosmology -- 13.Weak Gravitational Fields and Gravitational Waves -- 14.Dark Matter -- 15.New Light and Heavy Matter States and Their Role in
Astrophysics and Cosmology -- 16.Violation of Fundamental Symmetries
ISBN:9789462392434
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Keywords: Physics , Astrophysics , Cosmology , Plasma (Ionized gases) , Physics , Astrophysics and Astroparticles , Cosmology , Plasma Physics , Theoretical, Mathematical and Computational Physics
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Title:Shock-Cloud Interaction in RX J1713.7−3946 Evidence for Cosmic-Ray Acceleration in the Young VHE γ-ray Supernova Remnant
Author(s): Hidetoshi Sano
Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (XIII, 134 p. 60 illus., 53 illus. in color p.)
Contents:Introduction -- Non-Thermal X-ray Enhancement around Dense Gas Clumps -- Evidence for the Acceleration of Cosmic Ray Protons -- Evidence for Efficient Acceleration of Cosmic Rays -- Summary and Future Prospects
ISBN:9784431556367
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Keywords: Physics , Astrophysics , Particle acceleration , Physics , Astrophysics and Astroparticles , Particle Acceleration and Detection, Beam Physics
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Title:Introduction to Astrochemistry Chemical Evolution from Interstellar Clouds to Star and Planet Formation
Author(s): Satoshi Yamamoto
Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (X, 286 p. 95 illus., 53 illus. in color p.)
Contents:Introduction -- Derivation of Molecular Abundances -- Basic Concepts for Gas-Phase Chemical Reactions -- Chemistry of Diffuse Clouds -- Chemistry of Molecular Clouds I: Gas-Phase Processes -- Chemistry of Molecular Clouds II:
Gas-Grain Processes -- Chemistry of Star-Forming Regions -- Chemistry of Protoplanetary Disks -- Chemical Evolution from Interstellar Clouds to Star- and Planet-Forming Regions -- Appendix 1: Rotational Spectra of Molecules -- Appendix
2: Observational Techniques -- Solution to Problems
ISBN:9784431541714
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Keywords: Physics , Physical chemistry , Planetology , Observations, Astronomical , Astronomy , Physics , Astronomy, Observations and Techniques , Physical Chemistry , Planetology
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Title:Fundamental Astronomy
Author(s):
Date:2017
Edition:6th ed. 2017
Size:1 online resource (XIV, 550 p. 502 illus., 36 illus. in color p.)
Contents:1. Introduction -- 2. Spherical Astronomy -- 3. Observations and Instruments -- 4. Photometric Concepts and Magnitudes -- 5. Radiation Mechanisms -- 6. Celestial Mechanics -- 7. The Solar System Part I -- 8. The Solar System Part II
-- 9. Stellar Spectra -- 10. Binary Stars and Stellar Masses -- 11.
Associations -- 18. The MilkyWay -- 19. Galaxies -- 20. Cosmology -- 21. Exoplanets -- 22. Astrobiology.-
ISBN:9783662530450
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Keywords: Physics , Geophysics , Astronomy , Astrophysics , Cosmology , Physics , Astronomy, Astrophysics and Cosmology , Geophysics/Geodesy , Popular Science in Astronomy
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Title:Gravity and the Quantum Pedagogical Essays on Cosmology, Astrophysics, and Quantum Gravity
Author(s):
Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (XII, 494 p. 54 illus p.)
Contents:J. Alcaniz et al. Measuring baryon acoustic oscillations with angular two-point correlation function -- C. M. Boily Resonant disruption of binary stars by a catalytic black hole -- Rong-Gen Cai and Li-Ming Cao Mechanics of Apparent
Horizon in Two Dimensional Dilaton Gravity -- Sumanta Chakraborty Boundary Terms of the Einstein-Hilbert Action -- Timothy Clifton and John Barrow Decay of the Cosmic Vacuum Energy -- Naresh Dadhich Understanding General Relativity
after 100 years: A matter of perspective -- Tevian Dray Piecewise Conserved Quantities -- Pankaj Joshi Self-Similarity and Criticality in Gravitational Collapse -- Claus Kiefer Notes on semiclassical Weyl gravity -- Dawood Kothawala
Accelerated Observers, Thermal Entropy, and Spacetime Curvature -- Donald Lynden-Bell A local stress tensor for gravity Fields -- Michele Maggiore Nonlocal Infrared Modifications of Gravity: A Review -- Ayan Mukhopadhyay Emergence of
gravity and RG flow -- S. Modak Modelling non-paradoxical loss of information in black hole evaporation -- J.V. Narlikar Relativistic Paths : A Feynman Problem -- Martin Rees Thoughts on 50 years in astrophysics and cosmology and on
what comes next -- Sudipta Sarkar Area Theorem: General Relativity and Beyond -- Shankarnarayanan What Are the Atoms of Space Time? -- Suprit Singh From Quantum to Classical in the Sky -- T.P. Singh Classical and quantum: a conflict of
interest -- Lee Smolin Four principles for quantum gravity -- L. Sriramkurar What do detectors detect? -- Urjit A Yajnik Stability longevity and all that : false vacua and topological defects
ISBN:9783319517001
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Keywords: Physics , Gravitation , Astronomy , Astrophysics , Cosmology , Elementary particles (Physics) , Quantum field theory , Physics , Classical and Quantum Gravitation, Relativity Theory , Astronomy, Astrophysics and Cosmology , Elementary Particles, Quantum Field Theory , History and Philosophical Foundations of Physics
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Title:Differential Rotation in Sun-like Stars from Surface Variability and Asteroseismology
Author(s): Martin Bo Nielsen
Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (XVI, 101 p. 29 illus., 18 illus. in color p.)
Contents:Introduction -- Rotation Periods of 12 000 Main-sequence Kepler Stars -- Rotational Splitting as a Function of Mode Frequency for Six Sunlike Stars -- Constraining Differential Rotation of Sun-like Stars from Asteroseismic and
Starspot Rotation Periods -- Discussion: Constraining Interior Rotational Shear -- Appendices
ISBN:9783319509891
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Title:The Near-Saturn Magnetic Field Environment
Author(s): Ali Haidar Sulaiman
Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (XXV, 97 p. 47 illus., 22 illus. in color p.)
Contents:Introduction to Space Plasmas -- The Sun-Saturn Connection -- Spacecraft and Instrumentation -- Magnetic Field Characterisation of Saturn’s Bow Shock -- Quasi-perpendicular High Mach Number Collisionless Shocks -- The Magnetic
Structure of Saturn’s Magnetosheath -- Summary and Perspective -- Bibliography
ISBN:9783319492926
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Keywords: Physics , Astrophysics , Physics , Space Sciences (including Extraterrestrial Physics, Space Exploration and Astron , Solar and Heliospheric Physics , Planetary Sciences , Astrophysics and Astroparticles
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Title:The Rise of Radio Astronomy in the Netherlands The People and the Politics
Author(s): Astrid Elbers
Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (XIV, 240 p. 40 illus., 8 illus. in color p.)
Contents:Chapter 1: Introduction -- Chapter 2: Radio Astronomy in the Netherlands -- Chapter 3: The Making of the Dwingeloo Radio Telescope. -Chapter 4: Joining Forces with the Belgiums -- Chapter 5: The Westerbork Synthesis Radio Telescope --
Conclusion -- Index
ISBN:9783319490793
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Keywords: Physics , History , Observations, Astronomical , Astronomy , Physics , Astronomy, Observations and Techniques , History and Philosophical Foundations of Physics , History of Science
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Title:The Pillars of Creation Giant Molecular Clouds, Star Formation, and Cosmic Recycling
Author(s): Martin Beech
Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (XII, 272 p. 125 illus., 109 illus. in color p.)
Contents:Preface -- Chapter 1- Reading the Sky -- Chapter 2 - In the Eye of the Beholder -- Chapter 3: The Dark Clouds Revealed -- Chapter 4 – The Hyperfine Split and Atomic Jitters -- Chapter 5 – In the Grip of Gravity -- Chapter 6 - It's a
Far Flung Life -- Appendix - Notes and References -- Index
ISBN:9783319487755
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Keywords: Popular works , Organic chemistry , Cosmology , Astrobiology , Astronomy , Popular Science , Popular Science in Astronomy , Cosmology , Organic Chemistry , Astrobiology
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Title:Hyper-Velocity Impacts on Rubble Pile Asteroids
Author(s): Jakob Deller
Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (XXIX, 164 p. 69 illus., 55 illus. in color p.)
Contents:Introduction -- Methods -- A New Approach to Modelling Impacts on Rubble Pile Asteroid Simulants -- Impacts on Rubble Pile Asteroid Šteins -- Discussion
ISBN:9783319479859
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Keywords: Physics , Planetology , Astrophysics , Physics , Space Sciences (including Extraterrestrial Physics, Space Exploration and Astron , Planetology , Astrophysics and Astroparticles
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Title:Video Astronomy on the Go Using Video Cameras With Small Telescopes
Author(s): Joseph Ashley
Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (XIII, 205 p. 75 illus., 34 illus. in color p.)
Contents:Preface - Chapter 1. Astronomy from a Video Perspective -- Chapter 2. The Anatomy of a Video Camera - Chapter 3. Assembling Your Video Astronomy Kit - Chapter 4. Light Pollution and Filters -- Chapter 5. The Solar System and Video
Astronomy - Chapter 6. Deep Space and Video Astronomy - Chapter 7. Imaging the Night Sky Chapter 8. Outreach with Video Telescopes - Chapter 9. Live Video Broadcasting - Chapter 10. Video Astronomy Trends - Glossary - Appendices -
Index
ISBN:9783319469379
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Keywords: Popular works , Image processing , Observations, Astronomical , Astronomy , Astronomy , Popular Science , Popular Science in Astronomy , Astronomy, Observations and Techniques , Image Processing and Computer Vision
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Title:Spaceports Around the World, A Global Growth Industry
Author(s): Erik Seedhouse
Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (X, 130 p. 69 illus. in color p.)
Contents:Chapter 1: Spaceports: A Primer -- Chapter 2: Spaceports: A Definition and Brief History -- Chapter 3: The Regulatory Environment -- Chapter 4: Control Centers and Airspace -- Chapter 5: Spacecraft and Launch Vehicles -- Chapter 6:
Payload Processing, Testing and Integration -- Chapter 7: Passenger Training and Training Facilities -- Chapter 8: Point-to-Point Transportation -- Chapter 9: Spaceports Around the World -- Appendix I: Spaceport Functions -- Appendix
II: Outer Space Treaty -- Appendix III: 420.15 Information Requirements -- Appendix IV: Current U.S. Liability Risk-Sharing Regime -- Index
ISBN:9783319468464
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Keywords: Engineering , Tourism , Management , Aerospace engineering , Astronautics , Engineering , Aerospace Technology and Astronautics , Tourism Management , Space Sciences (including Extraterrestrial Physics, Space Exploration and Astron
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Title:Making Beautiful Deep-Sky Images Astrophotography with Affordable Equipment and Software
Author(s): Greg Parker
Date:2017
Edition:2nd ed. 2017
Size:1 online resource (XII, 189 p. 87 illus. in color p.)
Contents:How did I start? -- The Beginning – and a Serious Health Warning! -- Assembling your Imaging System -- Computational Considerations – Data Acquisition and Image Processing -- A Permanent Setup -- First Light – Choosing your Objects --
First Light – your First Objects -- Wide-Field Imaging with a Short Focal Length Refractor -- Hyperstar III Imaging -- Parallel Imaging with an Array -- Fundamentals of Image Processing -- Processing Professional Data -- The Deep-Sky
Images -- Differentiating your Work -- Your Largest Resource -- Book Recommendations -- Appendix 1 -- Appendix 2 -- Physics World Article -- Greg Parker -- Postscript to the 2nd Edition -- Index
ISBN:9783319463162
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Keywords: Popular works , Photography , Image processing , Observations, Astronomical , Astronomy , Astronomy , Popular Science , Popular Science in Astronomy , Astronomy, Observations and Techniques , Image Processing and Computer Vision , Photography
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Title:Assessment and Mitigation of Asteroid Impact Hazards Proceedings of the 2015 Barcelona Asteroid Day
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Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (X, 256 p. 65 illus., 31 illus. in color p.)
Contents:Barcelona Asteroid Day 2015: Revisiting the Threat by Asteroid and Comet Impact -- Dynamic Sources of Contemporary Hazard From Meteoroids and Small Asteroids -- The Chemistry of Solar System Materials: Sun, Planets, Asteroids,
Meteorites and Dust -- Shape Models and Physical Properties of Asteroids -- Asteroid Mining: Mineral Resources in Undifferentiated Bodies From the Chemical Composition of Carbonaceous Chondrites -- Atomistic Simulations of Aqueous
Alteration Processes of Mafic Silicates in Carbonaceous Chondrites -- Measuring the Terminal Heights of Bolides to Understand the Atmospheric Flight of Large Asteroidal Fragments -- Constraining the Pre-Atmospheric Parameters of Large
Meteoroids: Košice, A Case Study -- Detection of Nocturnal and Daylight Bolides From Ebre Observatory in the Framework of the SPMN Fireball Network -- Natural Hazard Associated to Shock Waves of Meter-Sized Meteoroids -- Chelyabinsk
Meteorite As A Proxy for Studying the Properties of Potentially Hazardous Asteroids and Impact Deflection Strategies -- Asteroids, Comets and Meteorite-Dropping Bolides Studied From the Montsec Astronomical Observatory.
ISBN:9783319461793
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Keywords: Physics , Mineralogy , Planetology , Physics , Space Sciences (including Extraterrestrial Physics, Space Exploration and Astron , Planetology , Mineralogy
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Title:Environmental Radiation Effects on Mammals A Dynamical Modeling Approach
Author(s): Olga A Smirnova
Date:2017
Edition:2nd ed. 2017
Size:1 online resource (XXIII, 359 p. 203 illus., 4 illus. in color p.)
Contents:Effects of Acute and Chronic Irradiation on the Blood-Forming System -- Effects of Non-Uniform Acute Irradiation on the Blood-Forming System. - The Small Intestine as a Target for Radiation -- Radiation and Humoral Immunity --
Modeling of Autoimmune Processes -- Individual-Based Approach to Risk Assessment of Radiation-Induced Mortality -- Effects of Acute and Chronic Irradiation on Human Hematopoiesis. - Radiogenic Leukemia Risk Assessment. - Radiation and
Skin. - Conclusions -- Index
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Keywords: Physics , Radiology , Occupational medicine , Animal physiology , Biomathematics , Aerospace engineering , Astronautics , Physics , Biological and Medical Physics, Biophysics , Occupational Medicine/Industrial Medicine , Aerospace Technology and Astronautics , Imaging / Radiology , Animal Physiology , Mathematical and Computational Biology
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Title:Very-high-energy Gamma-ray Observations of Pulsar Wind Nebulae and Cataclysmic Variable Stars with MAGIC and Development of Trigger Systems for IACTs
Author(s): Rubén López Coto
Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (XXXVIII, 217 p. 127 illus., 101 illus. in color p.)
Contents:Short Introduction to Cosmic Ray and Y-Ray Astronomy -- The Imaging Atmospheric Cherenkov Technique and the IACTs MAGIC and CTA -- Single Telescope Trigger for CTA -- The Topo-trigger: A New Stereo Trigger for Lowering the Energy
Threshold Of IACTs -- Introduction to Pulsar Wind Nebulae -- The Crab Nebula: a Gamma-Ray Factory in our Backyard -- The Puzzling PWN 3C 58 -- Introduction to Cataclysmic Variable Stars -- Multiwavelength Campaign on AE Aquarii -- Nova
and Dwarf Nova Observations with MAGIC -- Summary and Concluding Remarks
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Title:Optical, Infrared and Radio Astronomy From Techniques to Observation
Author(s): Rosa Poggiani
Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (XII, 179 p. 78 illus p.)
Contents:Part 1: The basics -- Chapter 1: Setting the scene -- Chapter 2: Pointing the telescope: astronomical coordinates and sky catalogs -- Part 2: Optical Astronomy -- Chapter 3: Optical astronomy: telescopes -- Chapter 4: Telescopes:
ground based or in space? -- Chapter 5: Optical astronomy: detectors -- Chapter 6: Optical photometry -- Chapter 7: Optical spectroscopy -- Part 3: The low energy side of classical astronomy -- Chapter 8: Infrared astronomy -- Chapter
9: Radio and submillimeter astronomy: radiotelescopes -- Chapter 10: Radio and submillimeter astronomy: receivers and spectrometers -- Part 4: Instruments acting together: interferometry -- Chapter 11: Interferometry and aperture
synthesis -- Chaper 12: Interferometers -- Part 5: Observing -- Chapter 13: Observations: preparation and execution -- Chapter 14: After observation: data analysis -- Chapter 15: Conclusions
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Title:High Energy Astrophysical Techniques
Author(s): Rosa Poggiani
Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (XIV, 163 p. 64 illus p.)
Contents:Part 1: The basics -- Chapter 1: Setting the scene: high energy photons and particles -- Chapter 2: Radiation-matter interactions -- Chapter 3: Interactions of photons and particles along the path -- Part 2: The world of detectors --
Chapter 4: Detectors: general characteristics -- Chapter 5: Detectors bases on ionization in gases and liquids -- Chapter 6: Scintillation detector systems -- Chapter 7: Detectors based on ionization in solid state materials -- Chapter
8: Cherenkov and Transition Radiation detectors -- Chapter 9: Calorimeters -- Chapter 10: Measurement of physical properties of photons and particles -- Part 3: High energy astronomy -- Chapter 11: Ultraviolet and X-ray astronomy --
Chapter 12: Gamma ray astronomy -- Chapter 13: Cosmic ray astronomy -- Chapter 14: Neutrino astronomy -- Chapter 15: Gravitational wave astronomy -- Chapter 16: The dark side of the Universe -- Chapter 17: Observing in high energy
astrophysics -- Chapter 18: Conclusions
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Title:John Tebbutt Rebuilding and Strengthening the Foundations of Australian Astronomy
Author(s): Wayne Orchiston
Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (XLVII, 555 p. 262 illus., 111 illus. in color p.)
Contents:1 John Tebbutt: Australian Astronomer Extraordinare -- 2 An Invaluable Resource: The Tebbutt Collection in the Mitchell Library, Sydney -- 3 The Development of Professional Astronomy in Nine Century Century/Australia -- 4 The Role of
the Independent Astronomer in Early Australian Economy. 5 Introduction. 6 The Great Comet of 1861: A Magnificent Career Catalyst. 7 An Urge for Independence: The Sydney Observatory Directorship. 8 From Humble Beginnings: The
Development of Windsor Observatory. 9 A Timely Spectacle: The Great Comet of 1881 Introduction. 10 An Abortive Association: The Australian Comet Corps. 11 A Gain in Light Grasp: The Legacy of the Grubb Telescope. 12 Power, Politics and
Prestige: The Russell-Tebbutt Feud. 13 Astronomers in Isolation: A New Branch of the British Astronomical Association. 14 The End of an Era: A Welcome and Long-Earned Retirement. 15 The Sequel: From Scientific Observatory to Museum of
Astronomy. INDEX
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Keywords: Physics , Islands of the Pacific , Observations, Astronomical , Astronomy , Physics , Astronomy, Observations and Techniques , History and Philosophical Foundations of Physics , Australasian History
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Title:Charles Olivier and the Rise of Meteor Science
Author(s): Richard Taibi
Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (XXXII, 497 p. 29 illus., 1 illus. in color p.)
Contents:Chapter 1:Fortunes of War and Peace -- Chapter 2: Virginia's Astronomer -- Chapter 3: Young Charles -- Chapter 4: The1800 Leonids -- Chapter 5: Portrait of the Young Man as an Astronomer -- Chapter 6: Sojourn at Lick Observatory --
Chapter 7: Doctor of Philosophy -- Chapter 8: Starting Out -- Chapter 9: Friends at McCormick Observaotry -- Chapter 10: Society for Practical Astronomy -- Chapter 11: American Astronomical Society -- Chapter 12: American Association
of Variable Star Observers.-Chapter 13: The Weather Bureau -- Chapter 14: Hydrographic Office of the US Navy -- Chapter 15: New Members Join the American Meteor Society, 1915 to 1918 -- Chapter 16: Membership Roster 1915-1918.-Chapter
17: Outcomes of Olivier's Membership Efforts, 1911 to 1918 -- Chapter 18: Trans-Atlantic Controversy -- Chapter 19: W. F. Denning, A. S. Herschel, and Stationary Radiants -- Chapter 20: The First Assignment: Discredit Stationary
Radiants -- Chapter 21: Top Achievers 1914-1925 -- Chapter 22: Challenges for Olivier and the American Meteor Society -- Chapter 23: The Rise of Astrophysics -- Chapter 24: Membership roster 1919-1929 -- Chapter 25: Advances Made by
the American Meteor Society 1919-1929 -- Chapter 26: The Best of Times During the Worst of Times -- Chapter 27: The Man at Mid-Life -- Chapter 28: The Astronomer at Mid-Life -- Chapter 29: Organizing Observatory Staff for the Leonids
-- Chapter 29: Organizing Observatory stff for the Leonids -- Chapter 30: Membership Roster 1930-1936 -- Chapter 31: How the Meteor Quest Was Won -- Chapter 32: What the AMS Accomplished -- Chapter 33: Citizen Scientists Caught Meteor
Fever -- Chapter 34: Contemporary Meteor Organizations in the United States -- Chapter 35: Outside the USA: A Survey of Meteor Astronomers and Organizations -- Chapter 36: Summing Up: Olivier at Mid-Life -- Chapter 37: Who Were These
Men and Women? Appendices -- Index
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Title:Mars One The Ultimate Reality TV Show?
Author(s): Erik Seedhouse
Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (XXIII, 174 p. 93 illus., 84 illus. in color p.)
Contents:Acknowledgements -- Dedication -- About the Author -- Acronyms -- Preface -- 1: Mars One: The Concept -- 2: Is this ethical? -- 3: Is any of this legal? -- 4: Selection -- 5: Training -- 6: Medical mission killers -- 7: Technology
feasibility -- 8: Bursting the Mars One life support bubble -- Epilog -- Appendices -- Index
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Title:Spaceplane HERMES Europe's Dream of Independent Manned Spaceflight
Author(s): Luc van den Abeelen
Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (XXII, 588 p. 187 illus., 97 illus. in color p.)
Contents:Origins: re-entry vehicles and orbital factories -- Getting serious: CNES develops a concept -- One or the other: selecting the prime contractor -- Safety rethink: the Challenger accident -- The road not taken: CNES decides against
Maia -- The Hague: adoption by ESA -- Ever growing: Hermes gains a module -- Competition and the others: spacecraft from around the world -- Shifting priorities: equipment relocations (1989-1990) -- The transatlantic scene: Freedom
struggles, Columbus and the DoD -- Buying time: the six-month extension of Phase 1 (1990) -- Outside influence: the costly fall of the Berlin Wall (1990-1991) -- Change at Munich: stretching the imagination (1991) -- Scaling down:
X-2000 and Russia to the rescue (1991-1992) -- Grenada: the end of the road (1992) -- Descendants: of astronauts and wings -- Space freighter for ISS: the promise of ATV -- Hermes’ legacy: a continued mission of sorts -- Keeping in
touch: the DRS satellites and Mission Control -- Staying cool: the thermal protection system -- In Orbit Infrastructure: Platforms and Space Stations -- Learning to fly: astronauts and their training -- Inside and out: the space suits
and escape systems -- Lift-off and getting home safely: preparation, launch and landing facilities -- Looking back: the Hermes experience -- Afterword -- Appendix A -- Appendix B -- Appendix C
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Title:What We Know About Extraterrestrial Intelligence Foundations of Xenology
Author(s): Michael Ashkenazi
Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (XVIII, 430 p p.)
Contents:Introduction and objectives -- Space in the background -- The physical parameters of ilfs -- The evolutionary parameters on ilfs -- Defining alternative modes of intelligence -- Language and symbols -- The cultural parameters of ilfs
-- Et civilizations -- The classification and analysis of et civilizations and cultures -- Issues in contacting eti: when the phoenicians come trading -- Interaction and intellectual exchange -- The consequences of contact --
Conclusions: conversations with eti and the issue of culture
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Title:Interferometry and Synthesis in Radio Astronomy
Author(s): A. Richard Thompson
Date:2017
Edition:3rd ed. 2017
Size:1 online resource (XLVI, 872 p. 252 illus., 10 illus. in color p.)
Contents:Preface -- Introduction and Historical Review -- Introductory Theory of Interferometry and Synthesis Imaging -- Analysis of the Interferometer Response -- Geometric Relationships and Polarimetry -- Antennas and Arrays -- Response of
the Receiving System -- Design of the Analog Receiving System -- Digital Signal Processing -- Very-Long-Baseline Interferometry -- Calibration and Fourier Transformation of Visibility Data -- Deconvolution, Adaptive Calibration and
Applications -- Interferometer Techniques for Astrometry and Geodesy -- Propagation Effects -- Van Cittert-Zernike Theorem, Spatial Coherence and Scattering -- Radio Interference -- Related Techniques -- Principal Symbols -- Index
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Title:Next Stop Mars The Why, How, and When of Human Missions
Author(s): Giancarlo Genta
Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (XX, 415 p. 145 illus., 57 illus. in color p.)
Contents:Preface -- 1: Half a century of projects -- 2: Reasons for human Mars Exploration -- 3: Mars and its satellites -- 4: Space environment and radiations -- 5: Human aspects -- 6: Interplanetary journey to Mars -- 7: Mission design -- 8:
The outpost on Mars -- 9: Mobility on Mars -- 10: The ground segment -- 11: Timeframe and roadmap -- 12: A look to a more distant future -- 13: Example missions -- 14: Conclusions -- References -- Appendices
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Title:New Horizons in Fundamental Physics
Author(s):
Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (IX, 389 p. 134 illus., 95 illus. in color p.)
Contents:Part I Nuclear Structure and Superheavy Elements: Intertwining of Greiner's Theoretical Works and our Experimental Studies (J.H. Hamilton et al.) -- Eighty years of research on super-heavy nuclei (S. Hofmann) -- Perspectives of heavy
and superheavy nuclei research (A.V. Karpov et al.) -- Superheavy Element Chemistry - New experimental results challenge theoretical understanding (R. Eichler) -- 25 Years of FRS Experiments and New Horizons (H. Geissel et al.) -- SHE
Research with Rare-Isotope Beams, Challenges and Perspectives, and the new Generation of SHE Factories (G. Münzenberg et al.) -- Multi-modal Collinear Ternary Fission (W. von Oertzen et al.) -- From the stable to the exotic: clustering
in light nuclei (C. Beck) -- Towards Laser Spectroscopy of Superheavy Elements (H. Backe) -- Part II Physics of Heavy-Ion Collisions: Chemical freeze-out conditions in hadron resonance gas (V. Vovchenko et al.) -- The QCD Phase Diagram
and Hadron Formation in Relativistic Nuclear Collisions (F. Becattini et al.) -- Degrees of Freedom of the Quark Gluon Plasma, tested by Heavy Mesons (H. Berrehrah et al.) -- Electromagnetic emissivity of hot and dense matter (E.L.
Bratkovskaya at al.) -- Heavy-Ion Collisions: Status of Chemical Equilibrium (J. Cleymans) -- Novel developments of HYDJET++ model for ultra-relativistic heavy-ion collisions (L. Bravina et al.) -- Jet tomography in heavy-ion
collisions-Challenges, Results, and Open Problems (B. Betz) -- Part III QED - Strong Fields and High Precision: Probing QED Vacuum with Heavy Ions (J. Rafelski et al.) -- Laser assisted Breit-Wheeler and Schwinger processes (T. Nousch
et al.) -- A method to measure vacuum birefringence at FCC-ee (U.I. Uggerhoj et al.) -- Unifying Quantum Electro-Dynamics and Many-Body Perturbation Theory (I. Lindgren et al.) -- Part IV Astrophysics: Simulations of accretion disks
around massive stars (M. Algalán et al.).-Neutron Stars-Possibilities and Limits for Exotic Phases (S. Schramm et al.) -- The Case for an Underground Neutrino Facility in South Africa (Z.Z. Vilakazia et al.) -- Part IV Special topics:
Covariant Hamiltonian representation of Noether's theorem and its application to SU(N) gauge theories (J. Struckmeier et al.) -- Infrastructure Estimates for a Highly Renewable Global Electricity Grid (M. Dahl et al.) -- Power flow
tracing in complex networks (M. Schäfer et al.) -- Patent protection of high-level research results (T. J. Bürvenich)
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Title:Earths of Distant Suns How We Find Them, Communicate with Them, and Maybe Even Travel There
Author(s): Michael Carroll
Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (XI, 234 p. 65 illus., 62 illus. in color p.)
Contents:Chapter One: A Place Like Home -- Chapter Two: Early Ideas and Lessons from Our Own Backyard -- Chapter Three: The Search for and Discovery of Exoplanets -- Chapter Four: Strange Solar System Architectures -- Chapter Five: Zeroing in
on Earth 2.0 -- Chapter Six: Looking for Life in All the Right Places -- Chapter Seven: Could We Make Contact? -- Chapter Eight: Could We Visit Earths of Distant Suns? -- Chapter Nine: First Contact: What Will It Mean? -- Index
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Title:The Lidov-Kozai Effect - Applications in Exoplanet Research and Dynamical Astronomy
Author(s): Ivan I Shevchenko
Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (XI, 194 p. 39 illus., 8 illus. in color p.)
Contents:Preface -- Historical Background -- Secular Theories in Celestial Mechanics -- LKE: Classical Results -- LKE: The Theory Advances -- Understanding Irregular Satellites -- Sungrazing Comets -- Asteroids and Kuiper Belt Objects in
Inclined Orbits -- The Role in Sculpting Exoplanetary Systems -- Applications in Stellar Dynamics -- References
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Title:Energetic Particles in the Heliosphere
Author(s): George M Simnett
Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (IX, 241 p. 190 illus., 83 illus. in color p.)
Contents:Introduction -- Instrumentation -- Energetic Particle Acceleration -- Solar Electrons as a Probe of the Inner Heliosphere -- Studies of Energetic Ions in the Inner Heliosphere -- Corotating Interaction Regions -- Studies onf the High
Latitude Heliosphere -- The Anomalus Cosmic Ray -- Studies of the Distant Heliosphere beyond Jupiter -- Energetic Particles From Planetary Magnetospheres -- What about the Future? --
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Title:Europa’s Lost Expedition A Scientific Novel
Author(s): Michael Carroll
Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (XIV, 224 p. 10 illus., 2 illus. in color p.)
Contents:Chapter 1: Ice Tomb -- Chapter 2: Cruise -- Chapter 3: Arrival -- Chapter 4: Outside -- Chapter 5: Europa Asylum -- Chapter 6: Dark Curtain -- Chapter 7: Departure -- Chapter 8: Dome in the South -- Chapter 9: Vital Signs -- Chapter
10: Southern Realms -- Chapter 11: Mayday -- Chapter 12: Return -- Chapter 13: Odd Couple -- Chapter 14: Blasts From Those Pasts -- Chapter 15: An Outing -- Chapter 16: Taliesin -- Index
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Title:Pseudoscience and Science Fiction
Author(s): Andrew May
Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (X, 181 p. 45 illus., 28 illus. in color p.)
Contents:Introduction -- Charles Fort and the Forteans -- Anomalous Phenomena -- High-Tech Paranoia -- Flying Saucers -- Mind Power -- Space Drives and Anti-Gravity -- Technology of the Ancients -- Conspiracy Theories
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Title:Science Fiction by Scientists An Anthology of Short Stories
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Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (XIV, 214 p p.)
Contents:Mike Brotherton Introduction -- Ken Wharton Down and Out -- Jennifer Rohn Tree of Life -- Andy Fraknoi : Supernova Rhythm -- Ed Lerner Turing de Force -- Tedd Roberts Neural Alchemist Jed Brody Hidden Variables -- Marissa Lingen
Upside the Head -- J. Craig Wheeler Betelgeuse -- Stephanie Osborn Sticks and Stones -- Jon Richards One for the Conspiracy Theorists -- Carl Frederick The Schrödinger Brat Paradox -- Eric Choi Fixer Upper -- Les Johnson Spreading the
Seed -- J. M. Sidorova The Gatherer of Sorrows
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Title:The Politics and Perils of Space Exploration Who Will Compete, Who Will Dominate?
Author(s): Linda Dawson
Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (XX, 199 p. 49 illus., 40 illus. in color p.)
Contents:Chapter 1 The New Space Race -- Chapter 2 The Commercial Space Race -- Chapter 3 Mars -- Chapter 4 Why Not Go Back to the Moon?- Chapter 5 The Science and Dangers of Outer Space -- Chapter 6 Politics and the Space Race -- Chapter 7
the Post-Apollo and Space Shuttle Era -- Chapter 8 Politics, the ISS, and Private Enterprise -- Chapter 9 Technological Risks and Accidents -- Chapter 10 New Technologies and Deep Space -- Index
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Title:Studies of Pallas in the Early Nineteenth Century Historical Studies in Asteroid Research
Author(s): Clifford J Cunningham
Date:2017
Edition:2nd ed. 2017
Size:1 online resource (XIII, 477 p. 326 illus., 137 illus. in color p.)
Contents:Chapter 1 A Disturbing Inclination -- Chapter 2 The Great Probability Debate -- Chapter 3 The Gold Medal -- Chapter 4 The Gauss Anagram -- Chapter 5 Hypothetical Planets -- Chapter 6 New Planets: The Transition from 1745 to 1804 --
Chapter 7 The Olbers Letters -- Chapter 8 The Gauss Letters.-Chapter 9 The Harding Letters -- Chapter 10 Herschel's Asteroids -- Chapter 11 Scientific Papers -- Chapter 12 Gauss: The Great Asteroid Treatises -- Appendices
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Title:Star Ark A Living, Self-Sustaining Spaceship
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Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (XXII, 492 p. 127 illus., 107 illus. in color p.)
Contents:Introduction by Rachel Armstrong -- Overview by Andrew Tziolas -- Metaphysics of Reality in Space by Rachel Armstrong -- Seeding the Universe with Life by Michael Mautner -- Space chemistry by Martin Hanczyc -- Living soils by Rachel
Armstrong -- Bacterial worlds by Simon Park -- Nature in space by Koert van Mensvoort -- The experience of space by Nelly Ben Hayoum -- Space architecture by Richard Hyams -- Extremophiles by Sarah Jane Pell.-Shrinking the human by
Arne Hendriks -- Human/mechanicals hybrids by Kevin Warwick -- Space birth by Lucy McCrae, Susan Crawford-Young, and Lynne Harper -- Establishing the ecological being by Rachel Armstrong -- Ecology of Mind by Noam Chomsky -- Humanity
in space by Steve Fuller -- Ecological politics by Jane Bennett -- Very large organizations by Jordan Geiger -- Architects building planets by Mark Morris
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Title:Space Telescopes Capturing the Rays of the Electromagnetic Spectrum
Author(s): Neil English
Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (XII, 312 p. 103 illus., 88 illus. in color p.)
Contents:Acknowledgements -- Preface -- Chapter 1: Light: Nature's Great Information Superhighway -- Chapter 2: The Hubble Space Telescope - Tragedy and Triumph -- Chapter 3: Hubble - The People's Telescope -- Chapter 4: The Infrared Universe
-- Chapter 5: The Gamma Ray Universe -- Chapter 6: The Universe Through Ultraviolet Eyes -- Chapter 7: The X-Ray Universe -- Chapter 8: Probing the Microwave Sky -- Chapter 9: Empire of the Sun -- Chapter 10: Measuring the Heavens --
Chapter 11: Looking to the Future: The James Webb Space Telescope -- Useful Websites on Space Telescopes -- Glossary -- Bibliography -- Index
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Title:The Great Canoes in the Sky Starlore and Astronomy of the South Pacific
Author(s): Stephen Robert Chadwick
Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (XVII, 233 p. 181 illus., 149 illus. in color p.)
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Title:Stamping the Earth from Space
Author(s): Renato Dicati
Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (XXIV, 429 p. 407 illus. in color p.)
Contents:Introduction -- Prologue: from Sputnik to the Internation Space Station -- Satellite Geodesy -- Researches on the atmosphere -- Ionospheric research with satellites -- Researches on the Earth’s Magnetosphere -- Meteorological
Satellites -- The study of micro-meteorites and cosmic dust -- Earth remote sensing -- Cartography and mapping from space -- Oceanography from space -- Bibliography -- Index
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Title:Computer simulation using particles [electronic resource]
Author(s): Roger W. Hockney
James W. Eastwood
Date:1988
Publisher:Taylor & Francis
Size:1 online resource (540 p.)
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Contents:Chapter 1. Computer Experiments Using Particle Models Chapter 2. A One-Dimensional Plasma Model Chapter 3. The Simulation Program Chapter 4. Time Integration Schemes Chapter 5. The Particle-Mesh Force Calculation Chapter 6. The Solution of the Field Equations Chapter 7. Collisionless Particle Models Chapter 8. Particle-Particle-Particle-Mesh (P3m) Algorithms Chapter 9. Plasma Simulation Chapter 10. Semiconductor Device Simulation Chapter 11. Astrophysics Chapter 12. Solids, Liquids, and Phase Changes
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Title:The physics of neutrinos
Author(s): Vernon Barger
Danny Marfatia
Kerry Lewis Whisnant
Date:2012
Publisher:Princeton: Princeton University Press
Size:1 online resource (224 p.)
Contents:Introduction -- Neutrino basics -- Neutrino mixing and oscillations -- Solar neutrinos -- Atmospheric neutrinos -- Global three-neutrino fits -- Absolute neutrino mass -- Long-baseline neutrino oscillations -- Model building -- Supernova neutrinos - - High-energy astrophysical neutrinos -- Beyond three neutrinos -- Summary and outlook.
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Title:Fundamentals of Neutrino Physics and Astrophysics [electronic resource].
Author(s): Carlo. Giunti
Chung W. Kim
Date:2007
Publisher:Oxford: Oxford University Press
Size:1 online resource (727 pages)
Contents:1 Historical introduction 2 Quantized Dirac fields 3 The Standard Model 4 Three-generation mixing 5 Neutrino interactions 6 Massive neutrinos 7 Neutrino oscillations in vacuum 8 Theory of neutrino oscillations in vacuum 9 Neutrino oscillations in matter 10 Solar neutrinos 11 Atmospheric neutrinos 12 Terrestrial neutrino oscillation experiments 13 Phenomenology of three-neutrino mixing 14 Direct measurements of neutrino mass 15 Supernova neutrinos 16 Cosmology 17 Relic neutrinos Append ices Bibliography Index.
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Title:Contemporary Planetary Robotics - An Approachtoward Autonomous Systems
Author(s): Gao
Date:2016
Publisher:Wiley-VCH
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Title:Comets And Their Origin - The Tool To Decipher A Comet
Author(s): Meierhenrich
Date:2015
Publisher:Wiley-VCH
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Title:Plasma Formulary for Physics, Astronomy, and Technology 2e
Author(s): Diver
Date:2013
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Size:1 online resource (233 p.)
ISBN:9783527411993
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Title:Reviews in Modern Astronomy - Zooming in - The Cosmos at High Resolution V23
Author(s): von Berlepsch
Date:2011
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Size:1 online resource (277 p.)
ISBN:9783527411139
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Title:Active Galactic Nuclei
Author(s): Beckmann
Date:2012
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Size:1 online resource (382 p.)
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Title:Old Stellar Populations How to Study the Fossil Record of Galaxy Formation
Author(s): Salaris
Date:2013
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Size:1 online resource (539 p.)
ISBN:9783527410767
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Title:Collisionless Plasmas - in Astrophysics
Author(s): Belmont
Date:2013
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Size:1 online resource (423 p.)
ISBN:9783527410743
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