Stellar Remnants

Three eminent scientists, each well known for the clarity of their writing, present for students and researchers what is known about the internal structure, origin and evolution of White Dwarfs, Neutron Stars and Black Holes, all objects at the final stage of stellar evolution. They cover fascinatin...

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Main Authors: Kawaler, S. D., Novikov, I. (Author), Srinivasan, G. (Author)
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Berlin, Heidelberg Springer Berlin Heidelberg 1997, 1997
Series:Saas-Fee Advanced Courses, Lecture Notes 1995
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:Three eminent scientists, each well known for the clarity of their writing, present for students and researchers what is known about the internal structure, origin and evolution of White Dwarfs, Neutron Stars and Black Holes, all objects at the final stage of stellar evolution. They cover fascinating topics such as pulsation of white dwarfs, millisecond pulsars or the dynamics around black holes. The book is written for graduate students, but is also of interest to professional astronomers and physicists
Physical Description:XII, 340 pp. 120 figs online resource
ISBN:9783540316282