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Radio astronomy.

Sir Francis Graham-Smith

Radio astronomy.

by Sir Francis Graham-Smith

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Published by Penguin Books in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Radio astronomy.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesPelican books,, A479
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB475 .S56
    The Physical Object
    Pagination264 p.
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5817623M
    LC Control Number61002535
    OCLC/WorldCa529993

    Radio Astronomy is the classic text and reference book which has served a generation of the world's radio astronomers, now in a much enlarged, updated edition. "Authoritative, encyclopedic, presented clearly and elegantly", Sky and Telescope. This book is open access under a CC BY-NC license. The third edition of this indispensable book in radio interferometry provides extensive updates to the second edition, including results and technical advances from the past decade; discussion of arrays that now span the full range of the radio part of the electromagnetic spectrum observable from the ground, 10 MHz to 1 THz; .

    Radio Astronomy 2nd Edition John Kraus This textbook for radio astronomy provides a technical introduction to all of the major aspects of radio astronomy. This book contains all major fundamental formulas used in radio astronomy. Among the topics covered are receivers, antennas, surveys, and pulsars.   If you are looking for an up-to-date review of radio astronomy, from the telescopes and techniques to the fabulous wonders of the Universe they reveal, then this is the book for you.' Geoff Macdonald, Astronomy Now 'The authors are to be praised a comprehensive overview of the impact of radio astronomy on astrophysics.' Paul Hewett /5(11).

    Radio Astronomy by Kraus, J. D. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Radio astronomy is far from being beyond the scope of amateurs astronomers, and this practical, self-contained guide for the newcomer to practical radio astronomey is an ideal introduction. This guide is a must for anyone who wants to join the growing ranks of .


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