The Interstellar Medium

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ISBN: 978-3-540-21326-0 (Print) 978-3-540-26693-8 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-12

    Our Galaxy, Host of the Interstellar Medium

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    Chapter

    Pages 13-26

    Radiations and Magnetic Fields

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    Chapter

    Pages 27-44

    Radiative Transfer and Excitation

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    Chapter

    Pages 45-85

    The Neutral Interstellar Gas

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    Chapter

    Pages 87-118

    The Ionized Interstellar Gas

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    Chapter

    Pages 119-148

    The Interstellar Medium at High Energies

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    Chapter

    Pages 149-177

    Interstellar Dust

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    Chapter

    Pages 179-208

    Heating and Cooling of the Interstellar Gas

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    Chapter

    Pages 209-226

    Interstellar Chemistry

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    Chapter

    Pages 227-240

    Photodissociation Regions

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    Chapter

    Pages 241-261

    Shocks

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    Chapter

    Pages 263-300

    Shock Applications

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    Chapter

    Pages 301-319

    Interstellar Turbulence

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    Chapter

    Pages 321-351

    Equilibrium, Collapse and Star Formation

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    Chapter

    Pages 353-369

    Changes of State and Transformations

  17. Back Matter

    Pages 371-440