Extragalactic Astronomy and Cosmology: An Introduction download free [PDF and Ebook] by Peter Schneider

Extragalactic Astronomy and Cosmology: An Introduction download free [PDF and Ebook] by Peter Schneider year 2015
  • Book name: Extragalactic Astronomy and Cosmology: An Introduction
  • Author: Peter Schneider
  • Release date: 2015/12/4
  • Publisher: SPRINGER-VERLAG BERLIN AND HEIDELBERG GMBH & CO. KG
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Science and Geography
  • ISBN: 9783642540820
  • Rating: 7.58 of 10
  • Votes: 405
  • Review by: Aleena Button
  • Review rating: 9.23 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/8
  • Total pages: 626
  • Includes a PDF summary of 55 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: This second edition has been updated and substantially expanded. Starting with the description of our home galaxy, the Milky Way, this cogently written textbook introduces the reader to the astronomy of galaxies, their structure, active galactic nuclei, evolution and large scale distribution in the Universe. After an extensive and thorough introduction to modern observational and theoretical cosmology, the focus turns to the formation of structures and astronomical objects in the early Universe. The basics of classical astronomy and stellar astrophysics needed for extragalactic astronomy are provided in the appendix.While this book has grown out of introductory university courses on astronomy and astrophysics and includes a set of problems and solutions, it will not only benefit undergraduate students and lecturers; thanks to the comprehensive coverage of the field, even graduate students and researchers specializing in related fields will appreciate it as a valuable reference work.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 39H17M56S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Cosmology & The Universe, Astronomy, Space & Time, Theoretical & Mathematical Astronomy
  • Available formats: PDF, PML, EPUB, TCR, WORD, AZW, DOC, TXT. Compressed in LZ, Z, ZIP, RAR
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  • Format: Hardback
  • Approximate value: 119.46 USD
  • Dimensions: 210x279x39.12mm
  • Weight: 2,091.06g
  • Printed by: Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. K
  • Published in: Berlin, Germany
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