Radiative Processes in Astrophysics

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Radiative Processes in Astrophysics: This clear, straightforward, and fundamental introduction is designed to present-from a physicist's point of view-radiation processes and their applications to astrophysical phenomena and space science. It covers such topics as radiative transfer theory, relativistic covariance and kinematics, bremsstrahlung radiation, synchrotron radiation, Compton scattering, some plasma effects, and radiative transitions in atoms. Discussion begins with first principles, physically motivating and ...

Radiative Processes in Astrophysics 1991, Wiley-Vch

ISBN-13: 9780471827597

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Radiative Processes in Astrophysics 1985, John Wiley & Sons

ISBN-13: 9780471048152