Emission Mechanisms of Continuous Radiation

  • Thomas L. Wilson
  • Susanne Hüttemeister
Part of the Astronomy and Astrophysics Library book series (AAL)


Suppose an object of radius 100 m, with a uniform surface temperature of 100 K passes within 0.01 AU of the earth (an astronomical unit, AU, is 1.46 × 1013 cm).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Thomas L. Wilson
    • 1
  • Susanne Hüttemeister
    • 2
  1. 1.Max-Planck-Institut für RadioastronomieBonnGermany
  2. 2.Zeiss-Planetarium BochumBochumGermany

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