Vistas in Astronomy - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780080171180, 9781483139357

Vistas in Astronomy

1st Edition

Volume 15

Editors: Arthur Beer
eBook ISBN: 9781483139357
Imprint: Pergamon
Published Date: 28th January 1974
Page Count: 200
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Vistas in Astronomy is a periodical compilation of different studies submitted by experts in the fields of astronomy, astrophysics, photometry, celestial mechanics, and nuclear cosmology. The papers are published after thorough evaluation by the editors.
The following volume includes papers about papers in astronomy such as: • Astronomy, the People, and the Governments by Jean Claude-Pecker and Gisele Ringeard • Computer Simulations of Star Cluster Dynamics by Sveere J. Arseth
• Velocity Fields in Stellar Atmospheres and the Concept of Microturbulence by Gordon Worrall and Alistair B. Wilson • Image Tubes in Astronomy by J.D. McGee • High Speed Photometry by R. Edward Nather The text chiefly appeals to astronomers and astrophysicists, especially those who wish to know the innovations, discoveries, and practices in the field of astronomy.

Table of Contents

Astronomy, the People and the Governments

Computer Simulations of Star Cluster Dynamics

Velocity Fields in Stellar Atmospheres and the Concept of Microturbulence

Image Tubes in Astronomy

High-Speed Photometry

Photopolarimetry of Planets and Stars

On the Real Lengths of Cometary Tails: A Vista in Experimental Astrophysics

Stellar Proper Motions with Reference to Galaxies

Neutrinos in the Universe



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