Principles and Perspectives in Cosmochemistry

Lecture Notes of the Kodai School on 'Synthesis of Elements in Stars' held at Kodaikanal Observatory, India, April 29 - May 13, 2008

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ISBN: 978-3-642-10351-3 (Print) 978-3-642-10352-0 (Online)

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XVI

  2. Stellar Structure, Nucleosynthesis and Evolution of Low and Intermediate-mass Stars

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-105

      Stellar Structure and Evolution: An Introduction

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      Pages 107-164

      Nucleosynthesis of Low and Intermediate-mass Stars

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      Pages 165-180

      Spectral Classification: Old and Contemporary

  3. Massive Stars, Core Collapse, Explosive Nucleosynthesis

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 182-182

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      Pages 183-208

      Weak Interaction Rates for Stellar Evolution, Supernovae and r -Process Nucleosynthesis

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      Pages 209-275

      Massive stars as thermonuclear reactors and their explosions following core collapse

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      Pages 277-343

      The Evolution of Massive Stars and the Concomitant Non-explosive and Explosive Nucleosynthesis

  4. Cosmochemistry and Solar System Abundances

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 346-346

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      Pages 347-377

      Cosmochemistry

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      Pages 379-417

      Solar System Abundances of the Elements

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      Pages 419-421

      Cosmochemistry: A Perspective