Institute of Astronomy

New Books for August

Published on 03/08/2017 

These new books will be on display in the Hoyle Building Library Area for the month of August. There is a clipboard underneath the display where you can record your interest in any of the books. The book will then be loaned to you at the end of the month.

Asteroids : astronomical and geological bodies / Thomas H. Burbine (Mount Holyoke College).
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2017. xxvi, 367 pages, illustrations (some colour) ; 26 cm.
Cambridge planetary science series ; 17. ISBN:9781107096844 (97/BUR)

Telescopes / Geoff Cottrell. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2016. Very short introductions.
Description:xv, 149 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 18 cm. ISBN:9780198745860 (16/COT)

Neutrino astronomy : current status, future prospects / edited by: Thomas Gaisser and Albrecht Karle.
Singapore ; Hackensack, NJ : World Scientific, 2017. Description:viii, 242 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
ISBN:9789814759403 (67/GAI)

Observing nebulae / Martin Griffiths. Patrick Moore's practical astronomy series.
Published:Switzerland : Springer, 2016.Description:xiii, 289 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour) ; 24 cm
ISBN:9783319328829 (8/GRI)

Outskirts of galaxies / edited by Johan H. Knapen, Janice C. Lee, Armando Gil de Paz.
Published:Cham : Springer, 2017. Description:xi, 362 pages illustrations ; 25 cm.
Astrophysics and space science library ; 434 ISBN:9783319565699 (129/KNA)

Proceedings of the International Symposium on Nuclei in the Cosmos (NIC2016) June 19-24, 2016 Niigata, Japan / editors Shigeru Kubono, Toshitaka Kajino, Shunji Nishimura, Todaaki Isobe, Shigehiro Nagataki, Tatsushi Shima, Yoichi Takeda. Other Entries:Kubono, S. (Shigeru), 1947-, editor. Published:Tokyo : The Physical Society of Japan, 2017.Description:1 volume (various pagings) : illustrations ; 30 cm JPS Conference Proceedings ; Vol. 14 ISBN:9784890271191 (JAPAN-Tokyo (2017))

Making beautiful deep-sky images : astrophotography with affordable equipment and software / Greg Parker.  Second Edition. The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series. Cham : Springer, ©2017.
Description:xii, 189 pages : colour illustrations ; 24 cm ISBN:9783319463155 (20/PAR)

The three-body problem and the equations of dynamics : Poincare's foundational work on dynamical systems theory / Henri Poincare (deceased) ; translated by Bruce D. Popp.
Uniform Title:[Sur le probleme des trois corps et les equations de la dynamique. English]
Other Entries:Popp, Bruce D., translator. Published:Cham, Switzerland : Springer, 2017.
Description:xxii, 248 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm. Astrophysics and space science library ; 443.
ISBN:9783319528984 (44/POI)

An introduction to particle dark matter / Stefano Profumo, UC Santa Cruz & Santa Cruz Institute for Particle Physics, USA.  Published:Hackensack, NJ : World Scientific, 2017. Description:xv, 270 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 23 cm. ISBN:9781786340016 (138/PRO)

Fundamentals of interferometric gravitational wave detectors / Peter R. Saulson, (Martin A. Pomerantz '37 Professor of Physics, Syracuse University, USA).  Second edition. Hackensack, NJ : World Scientific, [2017] Description:xxii, 313 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm ISBN:9789813143074 (hardback)

 

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