Special and General Relativity: With Applications to White Dwarfs, Neutron Stars and Black Holes / Edition 1

Special and General Relativity: With Applications to White Dwarfs, Neutron Stars and Black Holes / Edition 1

by Norman K. Glendenning
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1441923667

ISBN-13: 9781441923660

Pub. Date: 12/01/2010

Publisher: Springer New York

Special and General Relativity are concisely developed together with essential aspects of nuclear and particle physics. Problem sets are provided for many chapters, making the book ideal for a course on the physics of white dwarf and neutron star interiors. Norman K. Glendenning is Senior Scientist Emeritus at the Nuclear Science Division, Institute for Nuclear and

Overview

Special and General Relativity are concisely developed together with essential aspects of nuclear and particle physics. Problem sets are provided for many chapters, making the book ideal for a course on the physics of white dwarf and neutron star interiors. Norman K. Glendenning is Senior Scientist Emeritus at the Nuclear Science Division, Institute for Nuclear and Particle Astrophysics, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory at the University of California, Berkeley. He is the author of numerous books.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781441923660
Publisher:
Springer New York
Publication date:
12/01/2010
Series:
Astronomy and Astrophysics Library Series
Edition description:
Softcover reprint of hardcover 1st ed. 2007
Pages:
228
Product dimensions:
0.51(w) x 6.14(h) x 9.21(d)

Table of Contents

Special Relativity.- General Relativity.- Compact Stars: From Dwarfs to Black Holes.- Cosmology.

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