Black Holes, White Dwarfs, and Neutron Stars: The Physics of Compact Objects
Copyright © 2004 WILEY-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA
Author(s): Stuart L. Shapiro, Saul A. Teukolsky
Published Online: 29 DEC 2007
Print ISBN: 9780471873167
Online ISBN: 9783527617661
About this Book
This self-contained textbook brings together many different branches of physics--e.g. nuclear physics, solid state physics, particle physics, hydrodynamics, relativity--to analyze compact objects. The latest astronomical data is assessed. Over 250 exercises.