A concise, accessible introduction to this exciting and dynamic subject. aeo Adopts an approach grounded in physics rather than mathematics. aeo Includes worked examples and student problems, along with hints for solving them and the numerical answers. aeo Many reviewers have commented that this is one of the best a introductory undergraduate levela texts on the subject and they would all welcome a Second Edition.
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Descrizione libro Wiley, 2003. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. 2. Codice libro della libreria DADAX0470848359
Descrizione libro Wiley. PAPERBACK. Condizione libro: New. 0470848359 New Condition. Codice libro della libreria NEW4.0243871
Descrizione libro Wiley, 2003. Condizione libro: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: "An Introduction to Modern Cosmology Second Edition is an accessible account of modern cosmological ideas. The Big Bang Cosmology is explored, looking at its observational successes in explaining the expansion and age of the universe, the existence and properties of the cosmic microwave background, and the origin of the light elements in the universe. Properties of the very early universe are also covered, including the motivation for the theory known as cosmological inflation. The Second Edition includes additiional material on observational cosmology and structure formation. Approach grounded in physics rather than mathematics. Worked examples, student problems, hints for solving them and numerical answers. Latest observational results including WMAP satellite. New website with updates, full colour images and links to further information. Published reviews of the First Edition: ."a clear, concise and accessible book" New Scientist ."one of the clearest introductions to cosmology on the market" Contemporary Physics. Codice libro della libreria ABE_book_new_0470848359
Descrizione libro Wiley, 2003. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria P110470848359
Descrizione libro John Wiley & Sons Inc, 2003. Paperback. Condizione libro: Brand New. 2nd edition. 192 pages. 9.50x6.50x0.50 inches. In Stock. Codice libro della libreria 4-0470848359
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