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Nato Science Series C:

Variable Stars as Essential Astrophysical Tools

Proceeding of the NATO Advanced Study Institute on Variable Stars as Essential Astrophysical Tools Çe?me, Turkey August 31 - September 10, 1998

Editors: Ibanogammalu, Cafer (Ed.)

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Pulsating and eccentric binary stars play a fundamentally important role in deciphering the mass distribution within stars. The present volume reviews the fundamental concepts of both radial and nonradial oscillations in the stars, including the Sun. Helio- and astroseismological results are reviewed, from the basics to the most recent developments. A new theory is presented, which seems to explain the mechanism of the light and radial velocity variations of recently discovered Ap stars. This textbook covers almost all kinds of variable stars of widely different characteristics. It will serve as a reference text for a very long time to come, not only for specialists but also for undergraduate students of physics and astronomy.

Table of contents (48 chapters)

Table of contents (48 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook $139.00
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  • ISBN 978-94-011-4299-1
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Hardcover $559.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Variable Stars as Essential Astrophysical Tools
Book Subtitle
Proceeding of the NATO Advanced Study Institute on Variable Stars as Essential Astrophysical Tools Çe?me, Turkey August 31 - September 10, 1998
Editors
  • Cafer Ibanogammalu
Series Title
Nato Science Series C:
Series Volume
544
Copyright
2000
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Copyright Holder
Kluwer Academic Publishers
eBook ISBN
978-94-011-4299-1
DOI
10.1007/978-94-011-4299-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-7923-6083-4
Softcover ISBN
978-0-7923-6084-1
Series ISSN
1389-2185
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXXII, 825
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