New Perspectives in Astrophysical Cosmology. 2nd Edition (Broché)

Martin Rees

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This volume presents a unique and accessible synthesis of our understanding of modem cosmology, written by one of the world's foremost contemporary cosmologists. In recent years, observational cosmology has made remarkable advances, bringing into sharper focus a new set of fundamental questions that Professor Rees addresses in this book. Why is the universe expanding the way it is? What were the 'seeds' that caused galaxies, clusters and superclusters to form? What is the nature of `dark matter'? What happened in the very early universe? The latest exciting advances and theories are discussed, while maintaining a clear distinction between aspects that now have a firm empirical basis and those that remain speculative. Its wide scope and clear writing will be welcomed by anyone interested in cosmology and extragalactic astrophysics who has a basic grounding in physics, as well as academic researchers and graduate students in the field.
    • The cosmological framework
    • Galaxies and dark matter
    • Emergence of cosmic structure
    • Quasars and their demography
    • Some probes and relics of the high-redshift universe
    • Some fundamental questions
  • Date de parution : 09/08/2002
  • Editeur : Cambridge University Press
  • ISBN : 0-521-64544-1
  • EAN : 9780521645447
  • Présentation : Broché
  • Nb. de pages : 160 pages
  • Poids : 0.3 Kg
  • Dimensions : 15,5 cm × 22,5 cm × 0,8 cm

Biographie de Martin Rees

MARTIN REES, born in 1942, is a Royal Society Professor and Fellow of King's College, Cambridge. He also has the honorary position of Astronomer Royal. He has held chairs at the University of Sussex and the University of Cambridge. He is a former director of the Institute of Astronomy, Cambridge, and has held visiting positions at Harvard, Caltech and Princeton. In addition to his substantial contribution to the field as a researcher, he is the winner of the American Institute of Physics science writing prize, and is a talented lecturer at all levels.

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