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|Statement||Edited by Constantin J. Macris.|
|Series||Astrophysics and space science library,, v. 27|
|Contributions||Macris, Constantin J., ed., NATO Science Committee., Athens. Ethnikon Asteroskopeion. Astronomikon Institouton.|
|LC Classifications||QB529 .N37 1970|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 345 p.|
|Number of Pages||345|
|LC Control Number||76154741|
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The author introduces the solar corona, which has a temperature of several million degrees, and sets it in the context of basic plasma physics before moving on to discuss plasma instabilities and plasma heating processes.
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This paperback is the second edition of the original textbook published in Augwith an addition of some problems and solutions, written for graduate students, post-Docs and researchers.
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Solar science has evolved rapidly over the past ten years as the results of a new generation of solar space missions have become available. This book provides a thorough introduction to the subject of solar physics, based on those spacecraft observations.
The author introduces the solar corona, which has a temperature of several million degrees, and sets it in the context of basic plasma.
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