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Supernovae and Gamma-Ray Bursters / Edition 1

Supernovae and Gamma-Ray Bursters / Edition 1

by Kurt Weiler
     
 

ISBN-10: 3540440534

ISBN-13: 9783540440536

Pub. Date: 07/29/2003

Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg

Written by an international team of experts, this set of tutorial reviews provides a coherent and accessible summary of the current state of supernova research in all of its facets. The newly detected gamma-ray bursts are discussed in this context. While primarily addressing astrophysicists and astronomers, this book will also be of interest to cosmologists and

Overview

Written by an international team of experts, this set of tutorial reviews provides a coherent and accessible summary of the current state of supernova research in all of its facets. The newly detected gamma-ray bursts are discussed in this context. While primarily addressing astrophysicists and astronomers, this book will also be of interest to cosmologists and nuclear physicists working on supernova-related issues.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783540440536
Publisher:
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Publication date:
07/29/2003
Series:
Lecture Notes in Physics Series, #598
Edition description:
2003
Pages:
472
Product dimensions:
9.21(w) x 6.14(h) x 1.13(d)

Table of Contents

Historical Supernovae.- Classificaton of Supernovae.- Supernova rates.- Optical Spectra of Supernovae.- Optical Light Curves of Supernovae.- X-Ray Supernovae.- Ultraviolet Supernovae.- Radio Supernovae.- Supernova Interacting With a Circumstellar Medium.- Measuring Cosmology With Supernovae.- Supernova 1987A.- SN1998bw and Hypernovae.- Supernovae and Gamma-Ray Bursters.- Observational Properties of Cosmic Gamma-Ray Bursts.- X-Ray Observations of Gamma-Ray Burst Afterglows.- Optical Observations of Gamma-Ray Burst Afterglows.- Radio Observations of Gamma-Ray Burst Afterglows.- Gammy-Ray Bursts: The Underlying Model.- Ambient Interaction Models for Gamma-Ray Burst Afterglows.- Cosmological Studies with Gamma-Ray Bursts.

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