Institute of Astronomy

New Books for July

Published on 27/06/2012 

The following new books will be on display in the Hoyle Building library area for the month of July.  You can reserve books from the display by indicating on the clipboard underneath the display.

Venus seen on the Sun: The first observation of a transit of Venus by Jermiah Horrocks / translated by Wilbur Applebaum  Leiden: Brill, 2012  History of Science and Medicine Library 29  ISBN 9789004221932  (3/HOR/A)

Astronomical polarimetry 2008: science from small to large telescopes: proceedings of a workshop held in Quebec, July 2008 / edited by Pierre Bastien et al.  San Francisco: Astronomical Society of the Pacific Conference Series Volume 449, 2011  ISBN 9781583817803  (B.7.1)

A brief history of radio astronomy in the USSR: a collection of scientific essays / S.Y. Braude et al.  Dordrecht: Springer, 2012  Astrophysics and Space Science Library 382 ISBN 9789400728332  (61/BRA)

Relativistic cosmology / George F.R. Ellis et al.  Cambridge University Press, 2012  ISBN 9780521381154  (137/ELL)

About time: cosmology and culture at the twilight of the big bang / Adam Frank  New York: Free Press, 2011  ISBN 9781439169599  (11/FRA)

New horizons in time-domain astronomy: IAU Symposium 285, Oxford, September 2011 / edited by R. Elizabeth Griffin et al.  Cambridge University Press, 2012 Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union  ISBN 9781107019850  (B.6.1)

Grating spectroscopes and how to use them / Ken M. Harrison  New York: Springer, 2012  Patrick Moore's Practical Astronomy Series  ISBN 9781461413967  (18/HAR)

Red giants as probes of the structure and evolution of the Milky Way / Andrea Miglio et al. (Editors)  Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 2012  Astrophysics and Space Science Proceedings  ISBN 9783642184178  (117/MIG)

Numerical computing with MATLAB / Cleve B. Moler (Revised Reprint) Philadelphia : SIAM, 2004 (2008)  ISBN 9780898716603  (165/MOL)

The big bang: theory, assumptions and problems / Jason R. O'Connell and Alice L. Hale (editors)  New York : Nova Science, 2012  ISBN 9781613245774  (137/OCO)

Fritz Zwicky: an extraordinary astrophysicist / Alfred Stockli and Roland Muller  Cambridge Scientific Publishers, 2011  ISBN 9781904868781  (3/ZWI/S)

Science: Image in action: Proceedings of the 7th international workshop on data analysis in astronomy "Livio Scarsi and Vito DiGesu" / Edited by Bertrand Zavidovique and Giosue Lo Bosco  Singapore: World Scientific, 2012  The Science and Culture Series - Astrophysics  ISBN 9789814383288  (26/ZAV)

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