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Theoretical & mathematical astronomy books

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Heavenly Numbers Astronomy and Authority in Early Imperial China by Christopher (Emeritus Director, Needham Research Institute, Cambridge) Cullen Heavenly Numbers Astronomy and Authority in Early Imperial China
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This is a book about the history of astronomy during the foundation of imperial China. As the state believed that signs in the heavens contained vital messages about the way government should be conducted, China maintained a large staff of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/11/2017

Nonlocal Gravity by Bahram (Professor of Physics (retired), Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Missouri) Mashhoon Nonlocal Gravity
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Relativity theory assumes locality, without accounting for the observer's past history. This book introduces nonlocality, or history dependence, into relativity theory. Inertia and gravitation are deeply tied, suggesting gravity may be nonlocal. The gravitational memory of past events must then...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/06/2017

The Power of Stars by Bryan E. Penprase The Power of Stars

Completely revised and updated, this new edition provides a readable, beautifully illustrated journey through world cultures and the vibrant array of sky mythology, creation stories, models of the universe, temples and skyscrapers that each culture has created to celebrate and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/05/2017

Gravity Inversion and Integration Theory and Applications in Geodesy and Geophysics by Lars E. Sjoberg, Mohammad Bagherbandi Gravity Inversion and Integration Theory and Applications in Geodesy and Geophysics
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This book contains theory and applications of gravity both for physical geodesy and geophysics. It identifies classical and modern topics for studying the Earth. Worked-out examples illustrate basic but important concepts of the Earth's gravity field. In addition, coverage details...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/05/2017

Rising Time Schemes in Babylonian Astronomy by John M. Steele Rising Time Schemes in Babylonian Astronomy

This revealing work examines an approach from ancient astronomy to what was then a particularly important question, namely that of understanding the relationship between the position in the ecliptic and the time it takes for a fixed-length of the ecliptic...
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/03/2017

Global Changes and Natural Disaster Management: Geo-information Technologies by Saied Pirasteh Global Changes and Natural Disaster Management: Geo-information Technologies

This book presents ongoing research and ideas related to earth observations and global change, natural hazards and disaster management studies, with respect to geospatial information technology, remote sensing, and global navigation satellite systems. Readers will discover uses of advanced geospatial...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/03/2017

Jaghmini's Mulakhkhas An Islamic Introduction to Ptolemaic Astronomy by Sally P. Ragep Jaghmini's Mulakhkhas An Islamic Introduction to Ptolemaic Astronomy

This book provides the only critical edition and English translation of Mahmud al-Jaghmini's al-Mulakhkhas fi al-hay'a al-basita, the most widely circulated Arabic treatise on Ptolemaic astronomy ever written. Composed in the early 13th century, this introductory textbook played a crucial...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/02/2017

Allgemeine Relativitatstheorie Und Gravitationswellen Eine Einfuhrung Fur Lehramtsstudierende by Jonas Pohl Allgemeine Relativitatstheorie Und Gravitationswellen Eine Einfuhrung Fur Lehramtsstudierende


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/02/2017

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Pathways to Astronomy by Steven Schneider Pathways to Astronomy

The field of astronomy is divided into 86 units. This title helps professors customize the units to fit their course needs, by selecting individual units for exploration in lecture while assigning easier units for self-study, or they can cover all...
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/01/2017

Universe Rotation Pro & Contra by Myrzakulov Ratbay Universe Rotation Pro & Contra


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2017

Fundamental Astronomy by Hannu Karttunen Fundamental Astronomy

Fundamental Astronomy is an exhaustive introduction to classical and modern astronomy. It covers both overarching concepts and underlying principles. It provides a sound basis for more profound studies in astronomy. This fifth edition is richly illustrated with more than 400...
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/11/2016

Distant Worlds Milestones in Planetary Exploration by Peter Bond Distant Worlds Milestones in Planetary Exploration


Format: Paperback - Released: 22/10/2016

The Cosmic Microwave Background Proceedings of the II Jose Plinio Baptista School of Cosmology by Julio C. Fabris The Cosmic Microwave Background Proceedings of the II Jose Plinio Baptista School of Cosmology

The series of texts composing this book is based on the lectures presented during the II Jose Plinio Baptista School of Cosmology, held in Pedra Azul (Espirito Santo, Brazil) between 9 and 14 March 2014.
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/10/2016

Observing Photons in Space A Guide to Experimental Space Astronomy by Martin C. E. Huber Observing Photons in Space A Guide to Experimental Space Astronomy

This book covers all spectral domains used for observing astrophysical objects and phenomena in space. It presents extensive details on general techniques used in space astronomy, such as calibration, cryogenics in space and laser aligned structures.
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/09/2016

Spectral Evolution in Blazars The Case of CTA 102 by Christian Fromm Spectral Evolution in Blazars The Case of CTA 102

This prize-winning thesis deals with the observation and modeling of the spectral evolution of blazars. Based on single-dish light curves, a model of shock-shock interaction is tested and confirmed using multi-frequency high resolution Very Long Baseline Observations. He presents state-of-the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/09/2016

Lessons from the Local Group A Conference in honour of David Block and Bruce Elmegreen by Kenneth Freeman Lessons from the Local Group A Conference in honour of David Block and Bruce Elmegreen

Our understanding of galaxy formation comes mostly from two sources: sensitive observations at high angular resolution of the high-redshift Universe, where galaxies are observed to be forming, and detailed observations of individual stars and clouds in the Local Group, where...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/09/2016

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