Organic Matter in the Universe
Copyright © 2012 Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA
Author(s): Prof. Sun Kwok
Published Online: 14 NOV 2011 07:17AM EST
Print ISBN: 9783527409860
Online ISBN: 9783527637034
About this Book
Authored by an experienced writer and a well-known researcher of stellar evolution, interstellar matter and spectroscopy, this unique treatise on the formation and observation of organic compounds in space includes a spectroscopy refresher, as well as links to geological findings and finishes with the outlook for future astronomical facilities and solar system exploration missions. A whole section on laboratory simulations includes the Miller-Urey experiment and the ultraviolet photolysis of ices.