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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 when focusing totally on the reason of the functioning of stars through the use of easy actual options and observational effects.

The booklet is split into seven chapters, that includes either center and not obligatory content:

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

Student-friendly good points include:

  • Detailed examples to aid the reader larger clutch crucial concepts
  • A record of workouts is given on the finish of every bankruptcy and solutions to a range of those are presented.
  • Brief remembers of crucial actual options had to correctly comprehend stars.
  • A precis for every chapter
  • Optional and complex sections are incorporated that may be skipped with no interfering with the movement of the center content.

This e-book is designed to hide crucial points of stellar astrophysics inside of a one semester (or half-year) direction and as such is proper for complicated undergraduate scholars following a primary direction on stellar astrophysics, in physics or astronomy courses. it is going to additionally function a easy reference for a full-year direction in addition to for researchers operating in similar fields.

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