High Energy Astrophysics

ISBN-10: 0521756189
ISBN-13: 9780521756181
Edition: 3rd 2010
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Book details

List price: $120.95
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 2/3/2011
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 880
Size: 7.50" wide x 9.75" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 2.948
Language: English

Astronomical Background
High energy astrophysics - an introduction
The stars and stellar evolution
The galaxies
Clusters of galaxies
Physical Processes
Ionisation losses
Radiation of accelerated charged particles and bremsstrahlung of electrons
The dynamics of charged particles in magnetic fields
Synchrotron radiation
Interactions of high energy photons
Nuclear interactions
Aspects of plasma physics and magnetohydrodynamics
High Energy Astrophysics in our Galaxy
Interstellar gas and magnetic fields
Dead stars
Accretion power in astrophysics
Cosmic rays
The origin of cosmic rays in our galaxy
The acceleration of high energy particles
Extragalactic High Energy Astrophysics
Active galaxies
Black holes in the nuclei of galaxies
The vicinity of the black hole
Extragalactic radio sources
Compact extragalactic sources and superluminal motions
Cosmological aspects of high energy astrophysics
Appendix
References
Index

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