Astrophysical Hydrodynamics: An Introduction / Edition 2

Astrophysical Hydrodynamics: An Introduction / Edition 2

by Steven N. Shore
     
 

ISBN-10: 3527406697

ISBN-13: 9783527406692

Pub. Date: 09/17/2007

Publisher: Wiley

This latest edition of the proven and comprehensive treatment on the topic -- from the bestselling author of "Tapestry of Modern Astrophysics" -- has been updated and revised to reflect the newest research results. Suitable for AS0000 and AS0200 courses, as well as advanced astrophysics and astronomy lectures, this is an indispensable theoretical backup for studies on…  See more details below

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This latest edition of the proven and comprehensive treatment on the topic -- from the bestselling author of "Tapestry of Modern Astrophysics" -- has been updated and revised to reflect the newest research results. Suitable for AS0000 and AS0200 courses, as well as advanced astrophysics and astronomy lectures, this is an indispensable theoretical backup for studies on celestial body formation and astrophysics. Includes exercises with solutions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783527406692
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
09/17/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
472
Product dimensions:
6.54(w) x 9.55(h) x 0.98(d)

Table of Contents

The Equations of Fluid Motion
Viscosity and Diffusion
Vorticity and Radiation
Shocks
Similarity Methods
Magnetic Fields in Astrophysics
Turbulence
Outflows and Accretion
Instabilities
Diagnosis of Astrophysical Flows
Appendices

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