Institute of Astronomy

New books for September 2017

Published on 01/09/2017 

These new books will be on display in the Hoyle Building Library Area for the month of September. 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.

Stars : from collapse to collapse : proceedings of a conference held at Special Astrophysical Observatory, Nizhny Arkhyz, Russia, 3-7 October 2016 / edited by Yu. Yu. Balega. San Francisco : Astronomical Society of the Pacific, 2017.  Astronomical Society of the Pacific conference series ; v. 510. Description:xxiv, 594 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm. ISBN: 9781583819043 (B.7.1)

Einstein's unfinished symphony : the story of a gamble, two black holes, and a new age of astronomy / Marcia Bartusiak. Published: New Haven : Yale University Press, 2017.
Description: xiv, 280 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm. ISBN: 9780300223392 (58/BAR)

Zapped : from infrared to X-rays, the curious history of invisible light / Bob Berman.
Published: New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2017.
Description: vi, 261 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm. ISBN: 9780316311304 (145/BER)

Theory of gravitational interactions / Maurizio Gasperini.
Edition: Second Edition. Published: Cham, Switzerland : Springer, 2017. UNITEXT for physics.
Description: xvii, 373 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.  ISBN: 9783319496818 (45/GAS)

The sun / Leon Golub, Jay M. Pasachoff. Science Museum (Great Britain)
Published: London : Reaktion Books, 2017. Description:222 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm. ISBN: 9781780237572 (70/GOL)

A big bang in a little room : the quest to create new universes / Zeeya Merali.
Published:New York : Basic Books, 2017. Description:vii, 236 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm ISBN: 9780465065912 (11/MER)

Optical, Infrared and Radio Astronomy : From Techniques to Observation / by Rosa Poggiani.
Published: Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer, 2017. UNITEXT for physics.
Description: xii, 179 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm. ISBN: 9783319447315 (14/POG)

High energy astrophysical techniques / Rosa Poggiani. Published:Cham : Springer, 2016. UNITEXT for physics.  Description: xiv, 163 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm. ISBN: 9783319447285 (65/POG)

Ripples in spacetime : Einstein, gravitational waves, and the future of astronomy / Govert Schilling.
Published: Cambridge, Massachusetts : The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2017.
Description: xi, 339 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm. ISBN: 9780674971660 (45/SCH)

A dialogue concerning the two chief models of planet formation / by Michael Mark Woolfson (University of York, UK).  Published: Singapore ; Hackensack, NJ : World Scientific, 2017. Description: xxviii, 219 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm. ISBN: 9781786342737 (56/WOO)

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