By Harm J. Habing,Hans Olofsson
The underlying astrophysical mechanisms of the items often called asymptotic vast department stars - the constructions that happen throughout the dramatic interval sooner than a star's demise - is the most topic of this article. over the last 3 a long time, asymptotic titanic department stars became a subject matter in their personal, and the contributions to this quantity all concentrate on those entities themselves, instead of their connections to different fields of astronomy. among the subject matters lined are new tools of excessive- caliber infrared commentary and the extra exact and life like simulations made attainable by way of more and more quickly pcs. This assortment may be important to graduate scholars who paintings within the box, academics who are looking to handle the topic of their classes, and to astronomers from a variety of backgrounds who're drawn to the astrophysics of AGB stars.
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