Fred Hoyle’s Universe

Proceedings of a Conference Celebrating Fred Hoyle’s Extraordinary Contributions to Science 25–26 June 2002 Cardiff University, United Kingdom

Editors: Wickramasinghe, N.C., Burbidge, Geoffrey, Narlikar, J.V. (Eds.)

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This volume contains papers presented at an international conference to celebrate Fred Hoyle's monumental contributions to astronomy, astrophysics and astrobiology and more generally to humanity and culture. The contributed articles highlight the important aspects of his scientific life and show how much of an example and inspiration he has been for over three generations in the 20th century.

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Fred Hoyle’s Universe, edited by C. Wickramasinghe, G. Burbridge and J. Narlikar. ISBN 1-4020-1415-5                                                                                          ‘This book is a joy to have. It is a marvelous tribute to the life and achievements of Fred Hoyle, written by those who knew him first hand, wether as wartime colleagues, research students, or employees.’ (Simon Mitton)  A&G vol. 45, 2004


Table of contents (31 chapters)

Table of contents (31 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Fred Hoyle’s Universe
Book Subtitle
Proceedings of a Conference Celebrating Fred Hoyle’s Extraordinary Contributions to Science 25–26 June 2002 Cardiff University, United Kingdom
Editors
  • N.C. Wickramasinghe
  • Geoffrey Burbidge
  • J.V. Narlikar
Copyright
2003
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht
eBook ISBN
978-94-017-1605-5
DOI
10.1007/978-94-017-1605-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4020-1415-4
Softcover ISBN
978-90-481-6339-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IV, 328
Additional Information
Reprinted from ASTROPHYSICS AND SPACE SCIENCE, 285:2
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