Astrophysics of Gaseous Nebulae and Active Galactic Nuclei / Edition 2

Astrophysics of Gaseous Nebulae and Active Galactic Nuclei / Edition 2

by Donald E. Osterbrock
     
 

ISBN-10: 0935702229

ISBN-13: 9780935702224

Pub. Date: 01/28/1989

Publisher: University Science Books

This update of the 1989 textbook by Osterbrock (emeritus, astrophysics, Lick Observatory, U. of California, Santa Cruz) adds Ferland (physics and astronomy, U. of Kentucky) as coauthor and new data in the field of ionized-gas astrophysics. Emphasizing the observation and analysis of data over a wide range of spectral regions, coverage includes the fundamentals plus

Overview

This update of the 1989 textbook by Osterbrock (emeritus, astrophysics, Lick Observatory, U. of California, Santa Cruz) adds Ferland (physics and astronomy, U. of Kentucky) as coauthor and new data in the field of ionized-gas astrophysics. Emphasizing the observation and analysis of data over a wide range of spectral regions, coverage includes the fundamentals plus new observations from infrared astronomy and X-ray astronomy and new images from the Hubble Space Telescope and large ground-based telescopes. Annotation © 2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780935702224
Publisher:
University Science Books
Publication date:
01/28/1989
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
408
Product dimensions:
7.64(w) x 9.48(h) x 1.05(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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