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The Physics of Accretion Onto Compact Objects: Proceedings of a Workshop Held in Tenerife, Spain, April 21-25, 1986 [Lecture Notes in Physics 266] by  eds  M.G. Watson & N.E. White - First Edition, First Printing - 1986 - from Uncommon Works, IOBA and Biblio.com

The Physics of Accretion Onto Compact Objects: Proceedings of a Workshop Held in Tenerife, Spain, April 21-25, 1986 [Lecture Notes in Physics 266]

by K.O Mason, M.G. Watson & N.E. White, eds

Condition: Near fine/none as issued


Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 1986. First Edition, First Printing. Cloth. Near fine/none as issued. A near fine, first edition, first printing. Brown, mustard and white cloth boards. Binding is sturdy, square and tight. Previous owner's name stamped neatly on top edge, dampstain on edges affecting edges only. No dust jacket as issued. Illustrated with formulas, b/w photos, graphs, and drawings. [vi], 421 [4] pp. Octavo, 6 1/2 x 9 3/4 inches tall. Indirect imaging of accretion disks in binaries, Keith Horne, T. R. Marsh; Spectrum and polarization of the continuum from accretion disks in active galaxies and quasars, Wayne Webb, Matthew Malkan; Accretion disks in low-mass X-ray binaries, Keith O. Mason; Theory and observations of time-dependent accretion disks, Frank Verbunt; On the long term activity of pop. I binary systems containing an X-ray pulsar, L. Stella, N. E. White, R. Rosner; X-ray properties of magnetic cataclysmic variable systems, M. G. Watson; Evolution of magnetic cataclysmic binaries, D. Q. Lamb, F. Melia; The evolution of magnetic cataclysmic variables, A. R. King; Quasi-periodic oscillations in low-mass X-ray binaries, M. van der Klis; Quasi-periodic oscillations, Walter H. G. Lewin; The X-ray variability of active galactic nuclei, R. S. Warwick, Variability in accreting black holes, A. C. Fabian; Rapid X-ray variability in radio-quiet AGN: A probe of the innermost regions of the active nucleus, P. Barr; Iron lines from galactic and extragalactic X-ray sources, Kazuo Makishima; Discrete spectra of accreting compact sources, T. R. Kallman; Radio emission from X-ray binaries and the proto-type jets of SS433, R. M. Hjellming, K. J. Johnston; X-ray observations of the jets in SS433, G. C. Stewart, M. G. Watson; Cygnus X-3, Lawrence A. Molnar; More surprises from NGC 4151, M. V. Penston; The promise of high resolution UV spectroscopy for understanding the winds of cataclysmic variable stars, France A. Cordova; BL Lacertae objects: Accretion, jets, and winds, C. Megan Urry; X-ray spectral formation in low mass X-ray binaries, N. E. White; Continuum features in quasars, Martin Elvis, Bozena Czerny, Belinda J. Wilkes; The soft X-ray spectra of active galactic nuclei, G. Branduardi-Raymont.
  • Bookseller: Uncommon Works, IOBA US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 774
  • Title: The Physics of Accretion Onto Compact Objects: Proceedings of a Workshop Held in Tenerife, Spain, April 21-25, 1986 [Lecture Notes in Physics 266]
  • Author: K.O Mason, M.G. Watson & N.E. White, eds
  • Format/binding: Cloth
  • Book condition: Used - Near fine
  • Jacket condition: none as issued
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition, First Printing
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 3540171959
  • ISBN 13: 9783540171959
  • Publisher: Springer-Verlag
  • Place: Berlin
  • Date published: 1986
  • Keywords: binary, quasar, astrophysics, Accretion, Supernova, accretion disk, active galactic nuclei, galaxy
  • Bookseller catalogs: Science & Technology;
  • Subjects: SCIENCE / General;


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