Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences

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December 1977

Volume 302 Eighth Texas Symposium on Relativistic Astrophysics

Pages vii–xii, 1–689

  1. PREFACE

    1. Top of page
    2. PREFACE
    3. PART I. CLOSE BINARIES
    4. Part II. Supernovae and Stellar Collapse
    5. Part III. Quantum Theory in Strong Gravitational Fields
    6. Part IV. X-Ray Bursters and Globular Clusters
    7. Part V. X-Ray Astronomy
    8. Part VI. Cosmology
    9. Part VII. Neutron Stars
    10. Part VIII. Gravitational Theories
    11. Part IX. Quasars
    12. Part X. Galaxies
    1. PREFACE (page vii)

      Michael D. Papagiannis

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37030.x

    1. HIGHLIGHTS OF THE EIGHTH TEXAS SYMPOSIUM ON RELATIVISTIC ASTROPHYSICS (pages viii–xii)

      Michael D. Papagiannis

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37031.x

  2. PART I. CLOSE BINARIES

    1. Top of page
    2. PREFACE
    3. PART I. CLOSE BINARIES
    4. Part II. Supernovae and Stellar Collapse
    5. Part III. Quantum Theory in Strong Gravitational Fields
    6. Part IV. X-Ray Bursters and Globular Clusters
    7. Part V. X-Ray Astronomy
    8. Part VI. Cosmology
    9. Part VII. Neutron Stars
    10. Part VIII. Gravitational Theories
    11. Part IX. Quasars
    12. Part X. Galaxies
    1. LOW-MASS X-RAY BINARIES AND THEIR RELATION TO THE NON-X-RAY SOURCES (pages 1–5)

      Anne P. Cowley

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37032.x

    2. X-RAY EMISSION PROCESSES IN CLOSE BINARY SYSTEMS (pages 6–13)

      J. E. Pringle

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37033.x

    3. EVOLUTIONARY PROCESSES IN X-RAY BINARIES AND THEIR PROGENITOR SYSTEMS (pages 14–35)

      E. P. J. Van Den Heuvel

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37034.x

    4. MASS-TRANSFER EFFECTS IN BINARY STAR EVOLUTION (pages 36–46)

      Brian P. Flannery

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37035.x

    5. ORIGIN AND PRESENT EVOLUTION OF MASSIVE X-RAY BINARIES (pages 47–54)

      Janusz Ziolkowski

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37036.x

    6. OPTICAL PROPERTIES OF THE ACCRETION DISK IN THE SYSTEM HZ HER (HER X-1) (pages 55–60)

      G. S. Bisnovatyi-Kogan, A. W. Goncharskyi, B. V. Komberg, A. M. Cherepashchuk and A. G. Jagola

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37037.x

  3. Part II. Supernovae and Stellar Collapse

    1. Top of page
    2. PREFACE
    3. PART I. CLOSE BINARIES
    4. Part II. Supernovae and Stellar Collapse
    5. Part III. Quantum Theory in Strong Gravitational Fields
    6. Part IV. X-Ray Bursters and Globular Clusters
    7. Part V. X-Ray Astronomy
    8. Part VI. Cosmology
    9. Part VII. Neutron Stars
    10. Part VIII. Gravitational Theories
    11. Part IX. Quasars
    12. Part X. Galaxies
    1. STATISTICS OF SUPERNOVAE IN EXTERNAL GALAXIES (pages 61–80)

      G. A. Tammann

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37038.x

    2. CONTINUUM LIGHT FROM SUPERNOVAE (pages 81–89)

      Robert P. Kirshner

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37039.x

    3. SUPERNOVAE AS PHENOMENA OF HIGH-ENERGY ASTROPHYSICS (pages 90–100)

      W. David Arnett

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37040.x

    4. THE RELATIONSHIP OF PULSARS TO SUPERNOVAE (pages 101–105)

      J. H. Taylor

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37041.x

    5. THE SUPERNOVA REMNANT CASSIOPEIA A (pages 106–113)

      Roger A. Chevalier

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37042.x

  4. Part III. Quantum Theory in Strong Gravitational Fields

    1. Top of page
    2. PREFACE
    3. PART I. CLOSE BINARIES
    4. Part II. Supernovae and Stellar Collapse
    5. Part III. Quantum Theory in Strong Gravitational Fields
    6. Part IV. X-Ray Bursters and Globular Clusters
    7. Part V. X-Ray Astronomy
    8. Part VI. Cosmology
    9. Part VII. Neutron Stars
    10. Part VIII. Gravitational Theories
    11. Part IX. Quasars
    12. Part X. Galaxies
    1. QUANTUM FIELD THEORY IN CURVED SPACETIME: AN OVERVIEW (pages 114–157)

      C. J. Isham

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37043.x

    2. BLACK HOLES AND UNPREDICTABILITY (pages 158–160)

      S. W. Hawking

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37044.x

    3. THE THERMODYNAMICS OF BLACK HOLES (pages 161–165)

      D. W. Sciama

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37045.x

    4. STRESS TENSOR CALCULATIONS AND CONFORMAL ANOMALIES (pages 166–185)

      P. C. W. Davies

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37046.x

    5. PARTICLE DETECTORS AND BLACK HOLE EVAPORATION (pages 186–190)

      W. G. Unruh

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37047.x

    6. ON THE POSSIBLE EXISTENCE OF QUARK STARS (pages 191–196)

      George Chapline and Michael Nauenberg

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37048.x

  5. Part IV. X-Ray Bursters and Globular Clusters

    1. Top of page
    2. PREFACE
    3. PART I. CLOSE BINARIES
    4. Part II. Supernovae and Stellar Collapse
    5. Part III. Quantum Theory in Strong Gravitational Fields
    6. Part IV. X-Ray Bursters and Globular Clusters
    7. Part V. X-Ray Astronomy
    8. Part VI. Cosmology
    9. Part VII. Neutron Stars
    10. Part VIII. Gravitational Theories
    11. Part IX. Quasars
    12. Part X. Galaxies
    1. NATURE OF X-RAY BURSTERS (pages 197–209)

      Herbert Gursky

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37049.x

    2. X-RAY BURST SOURCES (pages 210–227)

      Walter H. G. Lewin

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37050.x

    3. THE ASTRONOMY OF X-RAY SOURCES AND THE PHYSICS OF ACCRETION (pages 229–243)

      J. P. Ostriker

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37051.x

    4. X-RAY BURSTS AND THEIR EXTENDED TAILS (pages 244–247)

      Willem A. Baan

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37052.x

    5. OPTICAL OBSERVATIONS OF X-RAY GLOBULAR CLUSTERS (pages 248–260)

      Wm. Liller

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37053.x

    6. NEUTRON STAR AND DEGENERATE DWARF MODELS OF X-RAY BURSTS (pages 261–299)

      D. Q. Lamb and F. K. Lamb

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37054.x

  6. Part V. X-Ray Astronomy

    1. Top of page
    2. PREFACE
    3. PART I. CLOSE BINARIES
    4. Part II. Supernovae and Stellar Collapse
    5. Part III. Quantum Theory in Strong Gravitational Fields
    6. Part IV. X-Ray Bursters and Globular Clusters
    7. Part V. X-Ray Astronomy
    8. Part VI. Cosmology
    9. Part VII. Neutron Stars
    10. Part VIII. Gravitational Theories
    11. Part IX. Quasars
    12. Part X. Galaxies
    1. EXTRAGALACTIC X-RAY SOURCES (pages 300–311)

      Herbert W. Schnopper and John P. Delvaille

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37055.x

    2. POLARIZATION OF COSMIC X-RAY SOURCES (pages 312–328)

      R. Novick, M. C. Weisskopf, E. H. Silver, H. L. Kestenbaum, K. S. Long and R. S. Wolff

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37056.x

    3. X-RAY SIGNATURES: NEW TIME SCALES AND SPECTRAL FEATURES (pages 329–348)

      Elihu Boldt

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37057.x

    4. COS-B OBSERVATIONS OF LOCALIZED HIGH-ENERGY GAMMA-RAY EMISSION (pages 349–360)

      Lydie Koch

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37058.x

    5. THE ARIEL V HIGH-LATITUDE CATALOGUE (pages 361–385)

      K. A. Pounds

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37059.x

    6. RECENT X-RAY RESULTS FROM ARIEL V AND COPERNICUS (pages 386–402)

      P. W. Sanford

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37060.x

    7. SEARCH FOR PERIODICITY IN OPTICAL LIGHT VARIATIONS OF CYG X-2 (pages 403–407)

      M. M. Basko

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37061.x

  7. Part VI. Cosmology

    1. Top of page
    2. PREFACE
    3. PART I. CLOSE BINARIES
    4. Part II. Supernovae and Stellar Collapse
    5. Part III. Quantum Theory in Strong Gravitational Fields
    6. Part IV. X-Ray Bursters and Globular Clusters
    7. Part V. X-Ray Astronomy
    8. Part VI. Cosmology
    9. Part VII. Neutron Stars
    10. Part VIII. Gravitational Theories
    11. Part IX. Quasars
    12. Part X. Galaxies
    1. IS THERE EVIDENCE FOR ANISOTROPY IN THE HUBBLE EXPANSION? (pages 408–421)

      Vera C. Rubin

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37062.x

    2. THE COSMOLOGICAL CONSTANT AND COSMOLOGICAL CHANGE (pages 423–437)

      Beatrice M. Tinsley

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37063.x

    3. GRAVITON CREATION IN THE EARLY UNIVERSE (pages 439–444)

      L. P. Grishchuk

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37064.x

  8. Part VII. Neutron Stars

    1. Top of page
    2. PREFACE
    3. PART I. CLOSE BINARIES
    4. Part II. Supernovae and Stellar Collapse
    5. Part III. Quantum Theory in Strong Gravitational Fields
    6. Part IV. X-Ray Bursters and Globular Clusters
    7. Part V. X-Ray Astronomy
    8. Part VI. Cosmology
    9. Part VII. Neutron Stars
    10. Part VIII. Gravitational Theories
    11. Part IX. Quasars
    12. Part X. Galaxies
    1. TIMING EFFECTS IN ROTATING NEUTRON STARS (pages 445–459)

      Ethan J. Schreier

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37065.x

    2. THE MASSES OF NEUTRON STARS: OBSERVATIONAL CONSTRAINTS (pages 460–470)

      S. A. Rappaport and P. C. Joss

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37066.x

    3. “NEUTRON”STARS WITHIN THE LAWS OF PHYSICS (pages 471–481)

      K. Brecher and G. Caporaso

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37067.x

    4. KNOWLEDGE OF NEUTRON STARS FROM X-RAY OBSERVATIONS (pages 482–513)

      F. K. Lamb

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37068.x

    5. NEUTRON STARS: GENERAL REVIEW (pages 514–527)

      V. Canuto

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37069.x

    6. THE DAMPING OF DIFFERENTIAL ROTATION IN THE CORES OF NEUTRON STARS (pages 528–531)

      Dennis J. Hegyi

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37070.x

    7. POSSIBLE GAMMA-RAY LINE FROM THE CRAB NEBULA (pages 532–537)

      M. Leventhal, C. J. MacCallum and A. C. Watts

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37071.x

    8. EVIDENCE FOR STRONG CYCLOTRON EMISSION IN THE HARD X-RAY SPECTRUM OF HER X-1 (pages 538–544)

      J. Trümper, W. Pietsch, C. Reppin, B. Sacco, E. Kendziorra and R. Staubert

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37072.x

  9. Part VIII. Gravitational Theories

    1. Top of page
    2. PREFACE
    3. PART I. CLOSE BINARIES
    4. Part II. Supernovae and Stellar Collapse
    5. Part III. Quantum Theory in Strong Gravitational Fields
    6. Part IV. X-Ray Bursters and Globular Clusters
    7. Part V. X-Ray Astronomy
    8. Part VI. Cosmology
    9. Part VII. Neutron Stars
    10. Part VIII. Gravitational Theories
    11. Part IX. Quasars
    12. Part X. Galaxies
    1. SUPERGRAVITY (pages 545–556)

      Bruno Zumino

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37073.x

    2. GRAVITATIONAL RADIATION DAMPING AND ENERGY LOSS IN BINARY SYSTEMS (pages 557–564)

      William L. Burke

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37074.x

    3. GRAVITATIONAL ENERGY LOSS IN SCATTERING PROBLEMS (pages 565–568)

      Arnold Rosenblum

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37075.x

    4. SPACE-TIMES GENERATED BY COMPUTERS: BLACK HOLES WITH GRAVITATIONAL RADIATION (pages 569–604)

      Larry Smarr

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37076.x

  10. Part IX. Quasars

    1. Top of page
    2. PREFACE
    3. PART I. CLOSE BINARIES
    4. Part II. Supernovae and Stellar Collapse
    5. Part III. Quantum Theory in Strong Gravitational Fields
    6. Part IV. X-Ray Bursters and Globular Clusters
    7. Part V. X-Ray Astronomy
    8. Part VI. Cosmology
    9. Part VII. Neutron Stars
    10. Part VIII. Gravitational Theories
    11. Part IX. Quasars
    12. Part X. Galaxies
    1. THE ANGULAR SIZE OF QUASARS (pages 605–610)

      J. F. C. Wardle and R. Potash

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37077.x

    2. SPECTRAL PROPERTIES OF QUASARS (pages 611–612)

      D. O. Richstone

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37078.x

    3. QUASAR THEORIES (pages 613–635)

      Martin J. Rees

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37079.x

  11. Part X. Galaxies

    1. Top of page
    2. PREFACE
    3. PART I. CLOSE BINARIES
    4. Part II. Supernovae and Stellar Collapse
    5. Part III. Quantum Theory in Strong Gravitational Fields
    6. Part IV. X-Ray Bursters and Globular Clusters
    7. Part V. X-Ray Astronomy
    8. Part VI. Cosmology
    9. Part VII. Neutron Stars
    10. Part VIII. Gravitational Theories
    11. Part IX. Quasars
    12. Part X. Galaxies
    1. THE PHYSICS OF RADIO GALAXIES—CONSTRAINTS AND HINTS PROVIDED BY OBSERVATIONAL DATA (pages 637–655)

      H. van der Laan

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37080.x

    2. THE COSMIC EVOLUTION OF RADIO SOURCE POPULATIONS (pages 656–664)

      J. V. Wall

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37081.x

    3. ENCOUNTERS WITH INTERSTELLAR CLOUDS: THE EFFECT ON STELLAR WINDS AND THE POSSIBILITIES FOR ACCRETION (pages 665–668)

      Michael J. Newman and Raymond J. Talbot Jr.

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37082.x

    4. THE INTERACTION OF RADIO GALAXIES WITH THE INTERGALACTIC MEDIUM (pages 669–680)

      David S. De Young

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37083.x

    5. INVISIBLE MASS IN SPIRAL GALAXIES (pages 681–684)

      E. E. Salpeter

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37084.x

    6. PETIT FOUR (pages 685–689)

      S. Jocelyn Bell Burnell

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1977.tb37085.x

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