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  • Observing and Measuring Visual Double Starsby

    Springer New York 2012; US$ 44.95

    The revised 2nd edition of this popular book adds much new material, including a guide to sketching double stars and tips on imaging doube stars of unequal brightness. Includes access to double star catalogs, software and more via the Springer Extras web site. more...

  • Astrophotographyby

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2012; US$ 99.00

    This volume contains the proceedings of the workshop "Astrophotography 87", which was held in Jena, April 21-24, 1987. The workshop was organized by the Central Institute of Astrophysics of the Academy of Sciences of the German Democratic Republic and is the latest in a series devoted to the problems of photography in astronomy. The previous workshops,... more...

  • Statistical Challenges in Modern Astronomy IIby

    Springer New York 2012; US$ 124.00

    This volume contains a set of papers that will be of interest to astronomers who seek exposure to recent developments in statistics, and to statisticians interested in confronting new probems. The level is appropriate for researchers and graduate students in both fields. The volume is edited by a statistician and an astronomer, both of whom are well-known... more...

  • Stars and the Milky Way Systemby

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2012; US$ 99.00


  • Principles and Perspectives in Cosmochemistryby

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2010; US$ 399.00

    A fundamental question in contemporary astrophysics is the origin of the elements. Cosmochemistry seeks to answer when, how and where the chemical elements arose. Quantitative answers to these fundamental questions require a multi-disciplinary approach involving stellar evolution, explosive nucleosynthesis and nuclear reactions in different astrophysical... more...

  • New Advances in Celestial Mechanics and Hamiltonian Systemsby

    Springer US 2012; US$ 199.00

    Exchange and capture in the planar restricted parabolic 3-body problem.- Fitting Invariant Curves on Billiard Tables and the Birkhoff-Herman Theorem.- Construction of Periodic Orbits in Hill?s Problem for C ? 34/3.- Are there perverse choreographies?.- Blow up of total collision in the tetrahedral non-rotating four body problem.- Regularization of... more...

  • Frontiers of Fundamental Physicsby

    Springer US 2012; US$ 99.00

    Astrophysics: Anomalous Redshift Question: Empirical Evidence on the Creation of Galaxies and Quasars (H. Arp). Periodicity in Extragalactic Redshifts (W.M. Napier). Quasar Spectra: Black Holes or Nonstandard Models? (J.W. Sulentic). Relativity: Problems of Energy and of Ether: Fourdimensional Elasticity: Is It General Relativity? (A. Tartaglia).... more...

  • Lessons from the Mastersby

    Springer New York 2013; US$ 44.99

    This book helps readers learn astrophotography directly from innovators in the field.  It covers all types of astronomical image processing, using DSLRs, and deep sky, planetary, widefield, and high resolution astronomical image processing. more...

  • Determination of Atmospheric Parameters of B-, A-, F- and G-Type Starsby

    Springer International Publishing 2014; US$ 129.00

    This book introduces the theory of stellar atmospheres. Almost everything we know about stars is by analysis of the radiation coming from their atmospheres. Several aspects of astrophysics require accurate atmospheric parameters and abundances. Spectroscopy is one of the most powerful tools at an astronomer?s disposal, allowing the determination of... more...

  • Storie e protagonisti della matematica italianaby

    Springer Milan 2013; US$ 29.99

    20 anni fa ? anzi qualcuno in pił ? iniziava le sue pubblicazioni ?Lettera Matematica PRISTEM?, espressione di un gruppo di ricerca della ?Bocconi? cui aderiscono anche docenti e studiosi di altre Universitą. La ?Lettera? ha rappresentato un tentativo coraggioso di svecchiare la comunicazione matematica, di renderla meno accademica e pił giornalistica... more...