Astrophysics Products

  • Fundamentals of Radio Astronomy

    Astrophysics, 1st Edition

    By Ronald L. Snell, Stanley Kurtz, Jonathan Marr

    As demonstrated by five Nobel Prizes in physics, radio astronomy has contributed greatly to our understanding of the Universe. Courses covering this subject are, therefore, very important in the education of the next generation of scientists who will continue to explore the Cosmos. This textbook,…

    Hardback – 2019-05-17 
    CRC Press
    Series in Astronomy and Astrophysics

  • Fundamentals of Radio Astronomy

    Observational Methods and Astrophysics - Two Volume Set, 1st Edition

    By Jonathan Marr, Ronald L. Snell, Stanley E. Kurtz

    As demonstrated by five Nobel Prizes in physics, radio astronomy has contributed greatly to our understanding of the Universe. Yet for too long, there has been no comprehensive textbook on radio astronomy for undergraduate students. This two-volume set of introductory textbooks is exclusively…

    Hardback – 2019-05-17 
    CRC Press
    Series in Astronomy and Astrophysics

  • Space-time

    An Introduction to Einstein's Theory of Gravity, 1st Edition

    By Jonathan Allday

    This book, suitable for interested post-16 school pupils or undergraduates looking for a supplement to their course text, develops our modern view of space-time and its implications in the theories of gravity and cosmology. While aspects of this topic are inevitably abstract, the book seeks to…

    Hardback – 2019-05-16 
    CRC Press

  • A Brief Introduction to the Search for Extra-Terrestrial Life

    1st Edition

    By Cesare Barbieri

    This book provides an introduction, from the astronomical point of view of the author, to the exciting search for extra-terrestrial life, and an overview of the current status of research into ‘alien’ life in the Solar System and beyond. It also explores the potential future human exploration…

    Hardback – 2019-05-01 
    CRC Press

  • Routledge Revivals: Science as a Questioning Process

    1st Edition

    By Nigel Sanitt

    First published in 1996, Science as a Questioning Process offers an intriguing mix of science and philosophy by examining science as a questioning process. The book evaluates scientific theories through from Darwinian evolution to relativity, and from quantum theory to cosmology. It offers an…

    Paperback – 2019-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • From Atoms to Higgs Bosons

    Voyages in Quasi Space-Time, 1st Edition

    Edited by Chary Rangacharyulu, Christopher J. A. Polachic

    For millennia, natural philosophers and scientists have been actively engaged in the reductionist quest to specify the fundamental building blocks of matter and discern the dynamics of physical reality. During the last one hundred years, physicists have intensified this search, probing the deep…

    Hardback – 2019-02-28 
    Pan Stanford

  • Advanced Particle Physics Two-Volume Set

    1st Edition

    By Oleg Boyarkin

    Providing a complete foundation to comprehend the physics of the microworld, Advanced Particle Physics, Two-Volume Set develops the models, theoretical framework, and mathematical tools to understand current experiments and make predictions for future experiments. The set brings together a vast…

    Paperback – 2019-02-07
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Astrobiology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Vera M. Kolb

    Read an exclusive interview with Professor Vera Kolb here. Astrobiology is the study of the origin, evolution, distribution, and future of life on Earth. This exciting and significant field of research also investigates the potential existence and search for extra-terrestrial life in the Solar…

    Hardback – 2019-01-08
    CRC Press

  • Core Principles of Special and General Relativity

    1st Edition

    By James H. Luscombe

    This book provides an accessible, yet thorough, introduction to special and general relativity, crafted and class-tested over many years of teaching. Suitable for advanced undergraduate and graduate students, this book provides clear descriptions of how to approach the mathematics and physics…

    Hardback – 2018-12-03
    CRC Press

  • Frontiers of Space Risk

    Natural Cosmic Hazards & Societal Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard J. Wilman, Christopher J. Newman

    This book brings together diverse new perspectives on current and emerging themes in space risk, covering both the threats to Earth-based activities arising from space events (natural and man-made), and those inherent in space activity itself. Drawing on the latest research, the opening chapters…

    Hardback – 2018-06-15
    CRC Press

  • Cosmology and the Early Universe

    1st Edition

    By Pasquale Di Bari

    This book discusses cosmology from both an observational and a strong theoretical perspective. The first part focuses on gravitation, notably the expansion of the universe and determination of cosmological parameters, before moving onto the main emphasis of the book, the physics of the early…

    Hardback – 2018-05-08
    CRC Press
    Series in Astronomy and Astrophysics

  • Nuclear Astrophysics

    A Course of Lectures, 1st Edition

    By Md A. Khan

    In this volume the physics involved in various astrophysical processes like the synthesis of light and heavier elements, explosive burning processes, core collapse supernova etc have been critically addressed with minimum mathematical derivations so as to suit all faculties of the readers. For…

    Hardback – 2018-02-19
    CRC Press

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