Gamma-Ray Bursts in the Swift Era: Sixteenth Maryland Astrophysics Conference by Stephen S. Holt, Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Gamma-Ray Bursts in the Swift Era: Sixteenth Maryland Astrophysics Conference

Gamma-Ray Bursts in the Swift Era: Sixteenth Maryland Astrophysics Conference

by Stephen S. Holt
     
 
This is the sixteenth conference of the current series of annual October Astrophysics Conferences in Maryland. It was devoted to the discussion of gamma-ray bursts, the most powerful explosions since the Big Bang. Results from the newly launched Swift mission and other observatories are solving the mysteries of the origin of the bursts. Over 250 scientists from the

Overview

This is the sixteenth conference of the current series of annual October Astrophysics Conferences in Maryland. It was devoted to the discussion of gamma-ray bursts, the most powerful explosions since the Big Bang. Results from the newly launched Swift mission and other observatories are solving the mysteries of the origin of the bursts. Over 250 scientists from the international astronomical community gathered to debate the meaning of the recent discoveries.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780735403260
Publisher:
American Institute of Physics
Publication date:
05/28/2006
Series:
AIP Conference Proceedings / Astronomy and Astrophysics Series, #836
Pages:
733
Product dimensions:
6.38(w) x 9.21(h) x (d)

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