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Physics Of The Solar Corona: An Introduction
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Publisher Springer Verlag
Publication date October 16, 2004
Pages 842
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9783540223214
ISBN-10 3540223215
Dimensions 1.75 by 6.75 by 9.50 in.
Weight 4 lbs.
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Original list price $169.00
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A thorough introduction to solar physics based on recent spacecraft observations. The author introduces the solar corona and sets it in the context of basic plasma physics before moving on to discuss plasma instabilities and plasma heating processes. The latest results on coronal heating and radiation are presented. Spectacular phenomena such as solar flares and coronal mass ejections are described in detail, together with their potential effects on the Earth.

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About: A thorough introduction to solar physics based on recent spacecraft observations.

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