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By Francis LeBlanc

ISBN-10: 0470699566

ISBN-13: 9780470699560

ISBN-10: 0470699574

ISBN-13: 9780470699577

An creation to Stellar Astrophysics aspires to supply the reader with an intermediate wisdom on stars while focusing totally on the reason of the functioning of stars through the use of easy actual options and observational effects.

The e-book is split into seven chapters, that includes either middle and not obligatory content:

  • Basic concepts
  • Stellar Formation
  • Radiative move in Stars
  • Stellar Atmospheres
  • Stellar Interiors
  • Nucleosynthesis and Stellar Evolution and
  • Chemically odd Stars and Diffusion.

Student-friendly positive aspects include:

  • Detailed examples to assist the reader higher grab an important concepts
  • A checklist of workouts is given on the finish of every bankruptcy and solutions to a range of those are presented.
  • Brief remembers of crucial actual suggestions had to adequately comprehend stars.
  • A precis for every chapter
  • Optional and complicated sections are incorporated that could be skipped with out interfering with the stream of the middle content.

This publication is designed to hide crucial points of stellar astrophysics within a one semester (or half-year) path and as such is appropriate for complex undergraduate scholars following a primary direction on stellar astrophysics, in physics or astronomy courses. it's going to additionally function a uncomplicated reference for a full-year direction in addition to for researchers operating in comparable fields.

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