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An introduction to modern astrophysics (Second edition)

By: Carroll, Bradley W. (Weber State University, Utah) Ostlie, Dale A. (Weber State University, Utah)

1108422160 / 9781108422161
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31/07/2017
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United Kingdom
25 cm 1 volume : illustrations (black and white)
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Reprint. This edition originally published: 2014.

An Introduction to Modern Astrophysics is a comprehensive, well-organized and engaging text covering every major area of modern astrophysics, from the solar system and stellar astronomy to galactic and extragalactic astrophysics, and cosmology.

Designed to provide students with a working knowledge of modern astrophysics, this textbook is suitable for astronomy and physics majors who have had a first-year introductory physics course with calculus.

Featuring a brief summary of the main scientific discoveries that have led to our current understanding of the universe; worked examples to facilitate the understanding of the concepts presented in the book; end-of-chapter problems to practice the skills acquired; and computational exercises to numerically model astronomical systems, the second edition of An Introduction to Modern Astrophysics is the go-to textbook for learning the core astrophysics curriculum as well as the many advances in the field.

BIC:

PHVB Astrophysics

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