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Lectures on Solar Physics [electronic resource] / edited by H.M. Antia, A. Bhatnagar, Peter Ulmschneider.

Publication:
Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer Berlin Heidelberg : Imprint: Springer, 2003.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (XIII, 338 p.)
Edition:
1st ed. 2003.
Series:
Lecture Notes in Physics, 0075-8450 ; 619
Lecture Notes in Physics, 0075-8450 ; 619
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Subjects:
Space sciences.
Geophysics.
Observations, Astronomical.
Astronomy—Observations.
Astrophysics.
Local subjects:
Space Sciences (including Extraterrestrial Physics, Space Exploration and Astronautics). (search)
Geophysics/Geodesy. (search)
Astronomy, Observations and Techniques. (search)
Astrophysics and Astroparticles. (search)
Language:
English
Summary:
This volume has grown out of lectures addressing primarily graduate students and researchers working in related areas in both astrophysics and space sciences. All contributions are self-contained and do not require prior in-depth knowledge of solar physics. The result is a unique textbook that fulfills the needs of those wishing to have a pedagogic exposition of solar physics bringing them up-to-date in a field full of vitality and with exciting research.
Contents:
Overview of Solar Physics
Instrumentation and Observational Techniques in Solar Astronomy
Solar Interior and Seismology
The Active and Explosive Sun
Magnetic Flux Tubes and Activity on the Sun
Solar Magnetic Fields
The Physics of Chromospheres and Coronae
The Solar Corona
The Solar Wind.
Notes:
Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters and index.
Contributor:
Antia, H.M. editor., Editor,
Bhatnagar, A. editor., Editor,
Ulmschneider, Peter. editor., Editor,
ISBN:
3-540-36963-5
Publisher Number:
10.1007/3-540-36963-5 doi