Neutron Stars and Their Birth Events / Edition 1

Neutron Stars and Their Birth Events / Edition 1

by Wolfgang Kundt
     
 

Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Study Institute on Neutron Stars: Their Birth, Evolution, Radiation and Winds, Erice, Sicily, Italy, September 5-17, 1988See more details below

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Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Study Institute on Neutron Stars: Their Birth, Evolution, Radiation and Winds, Erice, Sicily, Italy, September 5-17, 1988

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780792305965
Publisher:
Springer Netherlands
Publication date:
03/08/2004
Series:
Nato Science Series C: (closed), #300
Edition description:
1990
Pages:
332
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.88(d)

Table of Contents

Observed Neutron-Star Properties.- The Crab Nebula And Its Pulsar.- The Black-Hole Candidates.- Neutron-Star Accretion.- Supernova Explosions And Their Ejected Shells.- Alternative Scenarios Relating To Neutron Stars.- Radio Pulsars: New and Old.- The Association Between Pulsars And Supernova Remnants.- Millisecond Pulsars: A New Population Of Gamma Ray Sources?.- Millisecond Pulsars Were Born Spinning Fast.- Magnetic Field Decay In Cooling Neutron Stars.- Thermal Field Growth In Neutron Stars: An Alternative To ‘Injection’—.- 2D Relativistic Pulsar Winds From Rapidly Rotating Neutron Stars.- The Origin And Evolution of X-Ray Binaries And Low-Magnetic-Field Radio Pulsars.- Galactic Populations of X-Ray Sources.- X-Ray Bursts (of Type 1).- Mass-Radius Relation of Neutron Stars.- The Rapid Burster (MXB 1730-335).- Quasi-Periodic Oscillations (QPO).- Supernova Remnants I: Historical Events.- Supernova Remnants II: Shells.- Supernova Remnants III: Exotics.- Which Types of Supernovae Leave Neutron Stars?.- The Circumstellar Environment of SN 1987 A.- Diffusive Shock Acceleration of Relativistic Particles.- Symmetry Properties of The Bifurcated Radio Structure Associated With Active Galactic Nuclei.

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