9781420082432-1420082434-Astrophysical Techniques, Fifth Edition

Astrophysical Techniques, Fifth Edition

ISBN-13: 9781420082432
ISBN-10: 1420082434
Edition: 5
Author: Kitchin, C.R.
Publication date: 2008
Publisher: CRC Press
Format: Hardcover 592 pages
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ISBN-13: 9781420082432
ISBN-10: 1420082434
Edition: 5
Author: Kitchin, C.R.
Publication date: 2008
Publisher: CRC Press
Format: Hardcover 592 pages

Summary

Acknowledged authors Kitchin, C.R. wrote Astrophysical Techniques, Fifth Edition comprising 592 pages back in 2008. Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 1420082434 and 9781420082432. Since then Astrophysical Techniques, Fifth Edition textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price or rent at the marketplace.

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Emphasizing the underlying unity of all astronomical observations, Astrophysical Techniques, Fifth Edition provides a coherent state-of-the-art account ofthe instruments and techniques used in current astronomy and astrophysics. The fifth edition of this well-respected text includes many new instruments and techniques while removing some that have long been unused by both professional and amateur astronomers.

New to the Fifth Edition

  • Brief discussion on the invention and development of the telescope
  • New section that describes the attempts to detect dark matter and dark energy
  • Extended and updated discussions on computer, Internet, and spacecraft-based observations and research
  • By covering the instruments, techniques, theory, and data processing of astrophysics in sufficient depth, this text forms a thorough grounding for beginners and is a handy reference for more advanced students and professionals.

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