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Author Kembhavi, A. K. (Ajit K.)

Title Quasars and active galactic nuclei : an introduction / Ajit K. Kembhavi and Jayant V. Narlikar.

Publication Info. Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1999.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  QB860 .K46 1999    AVAILABLE
Description xiv, 463 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [426]-450) and indexes.
Contents Historical background -- The cosmological framework -- Radiative processes I -- Radiative processes II -- The standard model -- Surveys -- Luminosity functions -- The continuum -- Radio properties -- X-ray emission -- X-ray and gamma-ray spectra -- Unification -- Quasar absorption lines -- Gravitational lensing -- Problems and controversies.
Subject Quasars.
Active galactic nuclei.
Added Author Narlikar, Jayant Vishnu, 1938-
ISBN 0521474779
0521479894 paperback

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