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By Francis LeBlanc

ISBN-10: 0470699566

ISBN-13: 9780470699560

ISBN-10: 0470699574

ISBN-13: 9780470699577

An advent 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 uncomplicated actual thoughts and observational effects.

The e-book is split into seven chapters, that includes either middle and non-compulsory 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 beneficial properties 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 recollects 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 no interfering with the circulate of the center content.

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

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