Institute of Astronomy

New books October 2017

Published on 10/10/2017 

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

The Pillars of Creation : Giant Molecular Clouds, Star Formation, and Cosmic Recycling / by Martin Beech. Published: Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer, 2017. Description: xii, 269 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm. ISBN:9783319487748 (54/BEE)

Astroinformatics : proceedings of the 325th symposium of the International Astronomical Union held in Sorrento, Italy, October 19-25 2016 / edited by Massimo Brescia [and four others]. Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2017. Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union ; volume 325. Description: xvii, 403 pages : illustrations, 2017. ISBN:9781107169951 (hardback)

Formation, Evolution, and Survival of Massive Star Clusters : proceedings of the 316th symposium of the International Astronomical Union held in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, August 11-14, 2015 (IAU S316) / edited by Corinne Charbonnel, Antonella Nota. Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2017. Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union symposia and colloquia ; volume 316. Description: xxii, 365 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm. ISBN:9781107138179 (B.6.1)

Combustion waves and fronts in flows : flames, shocks, detonations, ablation fronts and explosion of stars / Paul Clavin (Aix Marseille Universite´, France), Geoff Searby (formerly of the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), Marseille, France). Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2016. Description: x, 712 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm ISBN:9781107098688 (50/CLA)

The lives and death-throes of massive stars International Astronomical Union. Symposium (329th : 2016 : Auckland, New Zealand)/ edited by J.J. Eldridge, John C. Bray, Liam A.S. McClelland and Lin Xiao. Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2017.IAU symposium proceedings series; 329
Description: xxii, 469 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 26 cm. ISBN:9781107170063 (B.6.1)

New frontiers in black hole astrophysics : proceedings of the 324th symposium of the International Astronomical Union held in Ljubljana, Slovenia September 12-16, 2016 / edited by Andreja Gomboc. Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2017. Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union ; volume 324. Description: xxiii, 361 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm. ISBN:9781107169944 (B.6.1)

Fundamental astronomy / Hannu Karttunen, Pekka Kroger, Heikki Oja, Markku Poutanen, Karl Johan Donner, editors. Sixth Edition. Published: Heidelberg : Springer, [2017] Description:xiv, 550 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 27 cm. ISBN:9783662530443 (8/KAR)

Non-Stable Universe: Energetic Resources, Activity Phenomena, and Evolutionary Processes : proceedings of an International Symposium dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the Byurakan Astrophysical Observatory (BAO) held at National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Armenia (NAS RA), Yerevan and Byurakan Astrophysical Observatory (BAO), Byurakan, Armenia, 19-23 September 2016 / edited by Areg M. Mickaelian et al. Published: San Francisco : Astronomical Society of the Pacific, 2017. Astronomical Society of the Pacific conference series ; volume 511 Description: xvii, 312 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm. ISBN:9781583819067 (B.7.1)

The planet factory : exoplanets and the search for a second Earth / Elizabeth Tasker. Published: London : Bloomsbury Sigma, 2017. Description:336 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm. ISBN:9781472917720 (109/TAS)

Star Identification : Methods, Techniques and Algorithms / by Guangjun Zhang.
Published: Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2017.
Description:xi, 223 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm ISBN:9783662537834 (35/ZHA)

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