Dynamos, Volume 88

1st Edition

Lecture Notes of the Les Houches Summer School 2007

Series Volume Editors: Philippe Cardin L.G. Cugliandolo
Paperback ISBN: 9780080548128
eBook ISBN: 9780080560533
Imprint: Elsevier Science
Published Date: 13th August 2008
Page Count: 496
86.95 + applicable tax
52.99 + applicable tax
65.95 + applicable tax
77.95 + applicable tax
Unavailable
Compatible Not compatible
VitalSource PC, Mac, iPhone & iPad Amazon Kindle eReader
ePub & PDF Apple & PC desktop. Mobile devices (Apple & Android) Amazon Kindle eReader
Mobi Amazon Kindle eReader Anything else

Institutional Access


Table of Contents

1. T. Alboussière, Fundamentals of MHD 2. C.A. Jones, Dynamo Theory 3. P. Olson, Planetary Magnetism 4. A. Shukurov and Dmitry Sokoloff, Astrophysical Dynamos 5. B. Dubrulle, Turbulence and Dynamo 6. Y. Ponty, Numerical Modeling of Liquid Metal Dynamo Experiments 7. M. Dumberry, Taylor's Constraint and Torsional Oscillations 8. C.C. Finlay, Waves in the Presence of Magnetic Fields, Rotation and Convection 9. S. Stanley, Dynamos of the Ice Giants

Description

This book is a collection of lectures given in July 2007 at the Les Houches Summer School on "Dynamos".

Key Features

Provides a pedagogical introduction to topics in Dynamos Addresses each topic from the basis to the most recent developments Covers the lectures by internationally-renowned and leading experts

Readership

Graduate students, researchers


Details

No. of pages:
496
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier Science 2008
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier Science
eBook ISBN:
9780080560533
Paperback ISBN:
9780080548128

About the Series Volume Editors

Philippe Cardin Series Volume Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

Maison des Géosciences, LGIT, Grenoble, France

L.G. Cugliandolo Series Volume Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

Laboratoire de Physique Théorique et Hautes Energi, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France