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An introduction to astronomy and astrophysics, Pankaj Jain, (electronic book)

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An introduction to astronomy and astrophysics
Title
An introduction to astronomy and astrophysics
Statement of responsibility
Pankaj Jain
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
IntroductionOverviewScales and DimensionsNight SkyConstellationsEarth, Sun, and the Solar SystemRetrograde Motion of PlanetsSidereal TimeAstronomical Catalogs and SoftwareObservationsElectromagnetic WavesElectromagnetic SpectrumTelescopesRefractor TelescopeReflecting TelescopeObservations at Visible FrequenciesTheoretical Limit on ResolutionSeeingMounting of TelescopeEquatorial MountAzimuthal MountInterferometerObservations at Other WavelengthsAstrometryCoordinate SystemsThe Horizontal SystemEquatorial Coordinate SystemEcliptic SystemGalactic Coordinate SystemSupergalactic Coordinate SystemSpa
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Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
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Jain, Pankaj
Nature of contents
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  • Astronomy
  • Astrophysics
Label
An introduction to astronomy and astrophysics, Pankaj Jain, (electronic book)
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Publication
Contents
  • ""Cover""; ""Dedication""; ""Contents""; ""Preface""; ""Chapter 1: Introduction""; ""Chapter 2: Observations""; ""Chapter 3: Astrometry""; ""Chapter 4: Photometry""; ""Chapter 5: Gravitation and Keplerâ€?s Laws""; ""Chapter 6: Stars, Stellar Spectra, and Classification""; ""Chapter 7: Radiation from Astronomical Sources""; ""Chapter 8: Stellar Structure""; ""Chapter 9: Stellar Nuclear Reactions""; ""Chapter 10: Star Formation and Stellar Evolution""; ""Chapter 11: The Sun""; ""Chapter 12: The Solar System""; ""Chapter 13: Binary Stars""; ""Chapter 14: The Milky Way""; ""Chapter 15: Galaxies""
  • ""Chapter 16: Cosmology""""Chapter 17: Active Galaxies""; ""Appendix: Fundamental Constants and Conversion of Units""; ""References""
Control code
PURCH EBC1581462
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (358 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9781439885901
Isbn Type
(hbk)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
An introduction to astronomy and astrophysics, Pankaj Jain, (electronic book)
Publication
Contents
  • ""Cover""; ""Dedication""; ""Contents""; ""Preface""; ""Chapter 1: Introduction""; ""Chapter 2: Observations""; ""Chapter 3: Astrometry""; ""Chapter 4: Photometry""; ""Chapter 5: Gravitation and Keplerâ€?s Laws""; ""Chapter 6: Stars, Stellar Spectra, and Classification""; ""Chapter 7: Radiation from Astronomical Sources""; ""Chapter 8: Stellar Structure""; ""Chapter 9: Stellar Nuclear Reactions""; ""Chapter 10: Star Formation and Stellar Evolution""; ""Chapter 11: The Sun""; ""Chapter 12: The Solar System""; ""Chapter 13: Binary Stars""; ""Chapter 14: The Milky Way""; ""Chapter 15: Galaxies""
  • ""Chapter 16: Cosmology""""Chapter 17: Active Galaxies""; ""Appendix: Fundamental Constants and Conversion of Units""; ""References""
Control code
PURCH EBC1581462
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (358 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9781439885901
Isbn Type
(hbk)
Specific material designation
remote

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