Cosmic Magnetic Fields

While magnetic fields permeate the universe on all scales, the present book is dedicated to their investigation on the largest scales and affords a balanced account of both theoretical and observational aspects. Written as a set of advanced lectures and tutorial reviews, which lead up to the forefro...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Wielebinski, Richard (Editor), Beck, Rainer (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Berlin, Heidelberg Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2005, 2005
Edition:1st ed. 2005
Series:Lecture Notes in Physics
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Magnetic Fields in the Early Universe
  • Magnetic Fields in Galaxy Systems, Clusters and Beyond
  • Magnetic Fields in Galaxies
  • The Origin of Galactic Magnetic Fields
  • Magnetic Fields in the Milky Way, Derived from Radio Continuum Observations and Faraday Rotation Studies
  • Mesoscale Magnetic Structures in Spiral Galaxies
  • Magnetic Fields in Diffuse HI and Molecular Clouds
  • Stellar Magnetic Fields
  • Importance of Magnetic Helicity in Dynamos
  • Numerical Magnetohydrodynamics in Astrophysics