Astrophysical Concepts

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ISBN: 978-0-387-32943-7 (Print) 978-0-387-33228-4 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

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    Pages 1-51

    An Approach to Astrophysics

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    Pages 53-65

    The Cosmic Distance Scale

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    Pages 67-104

    Dynamics and Masses of Astronomical Bodies

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    Pages 105-156

    Random Processes

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    Pages 157-204

    Photons and Fast Particles

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    Pages 205-264

    Electromagnetic Processes in Space

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    Pages 265-312

    Quantum Processes in Astrophysics

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    Pages 313-378

    Stars

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    Pages 379-440

    Cosmic Gas and Dust

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    Pages 441-475

    Formation of Stars and Planetary Systems

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    Pages 477-523

    The Universe We Inhabit

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    Pages 525-554

    An Astrophysical History of the Universe

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    Pages 555-616

    The Formation of Cosmic Structures

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    Pages 617-632

    Life in the Universe

  16. Back Matter

    Pages 633-714