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Published by Kluwer Academic in Dordrecht, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Neutron stars -- Congresses,
  • X-ray binaries -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by M.A. Alpar, Ü. Kızıloğlu, and J. van Paradijs.
    SeriesNATO ASI series. Series C, Mathematical and physical sciences ;, vol. 450, NATO ASI series., no. 450.
    ContributionsAlpar, M. A., Kızıloğlu, Ü., Paradijs, J. van., North Atlantic Treaty Organization. Scientific Affairs Division., NATO Advanced Study Institute on the Lives of the Neutron Stars (1993 :
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB843.N4 N378 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 576 p. :
    Number of Pages576
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1114659M
    ISBN 100792332466
    LC Control Number94040636

    The Discovery of Neutron Stars. In , Jocelyn Bell, a research student at Cambridge University, was studying distant radio sources with a special detector that had been designed and built by her advisor Antony Hewish to find rapid variations in radio signals. The project computers spewed out reams of paper showing where the telescope had surveyed the sky, and it was the job of Hewish’s. DANS is an institute of KNAW and NWO. Driven by data. Go to page top Go back to contents Go back to site navigationCited by:

    Neutron stars are fascinating objects, because they are the most dense objects known. They are only about 10 miles in diameter, yet they are more massive than the sun. One sugar cube of neutron star material weighs about million tons, which is about as much as a mountain.   Neutron stars are one of the evolutionary end points for high-mass stars. After they’ve spent most of their nuclear fuel near the end of their lives, the stars explode in bright supernovas.

    How neutron stars manifest themselves: PULSARS A pulsar is a magnetized, spinning neutron star that emits a beam of radiation (mostly radio, but also X-ray and optical). As the star spins, its beam sweeps around. Any time the beam sweeps by the Earth, telescopes detect a pulse of radiation.   Neutron stars are formed when a massive star runs out of fuel and collapses. The very central region of the star – the core – collapses, crushing together every proton and electron into a neutron. If the core of the collapsing star is between about 1 and 3 solar masses, these newly-created neutrons can stop the collapse, leaving behind a neutron star.


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Alpar: : Books. This led us to choose 'The Lives of the Neutron Stars' as the uni­ fying theme of this third Advanced Study Institute on neutron stars. Different types of neutron star activity have been proposed to follow one another in stages during the lives of neutron stars in the same basic population; the evolutionary connection between low-mass X-ray binaries and millisecond radio pulsars is perhaps the prime.

The Lives of the Neutron Stars | This NATO AS was the third in the series of Advanced Study Institutes on neutron stars, which started with 'Timing Neutron Stars', held in Qe me near izmir, Turkey (April ), followed by 'Neutron Stars, an Interdis- ciplinary Subject', held in Agia Pelagia on the island of Crete (September ).

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Title: Book Review: The lives of the neutron stars / Kluwer, Book Authors: Alpar, M. S.; Kiziloglu, U.; van Paradijs, J. Publication: The Observatory, vol. The Lives of the Neutron Stars edited by M. Alpar U. Kiziloglu Physics Department, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey and J.

van Paradijs Astronomical Institute 'Anton Pannekoek', University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands, and Center for High Energy Astrophysics (CHEAF), Amsterdam, The Netherlands, and. Buy The Lives of the Neutron Stars: Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Study Institute, Kemer, Turkey, August Septem (Nato Science Series C:) by Alpar, M.H., Kizilogammalu, Ü., van Paradijs, Jan (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Larry Niven is a major science fiction author, and probably the leading name to emerge in the s. Neutron Star is a collection of his well-known "Known Space" short stories.

The stories are interesting, feature pretty good prose, and a dazzling and optimistic vision of the future/5(73).

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About this product. Not Available adshelp[at] The ADS is operated by the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory under NASA Cooperative Agreement NNX16AC86AAuthor: M. Alpar, U. Kiziloglu, J. van Paradijs. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Study Institute on the Lives of the Neutron Stars, Kemer, Turkey, August Septem "--Title page verso.

[Original review, Feb ] For people who haven't read the book, a quick physics test. The hero agrees to put his ship on an orbit that will take it to within one mile of the surface of a neutron star. His employers assure him, correctly, that the ship's hull will stop any form of radiation/5.

"Neutron Star" is an English language science fiction short story by American writer Larry Niven. It was originally published in the October issue (IssueNo 10) of Worlds of was later reprinted in the collection of the same name and Crashlander.

The story is set in Niven's fictional Known Space universe. It is notable for including a neutron star before their (then Author: Larry Niven. Twenty-five years after the remarkable event of their discovery, neutron stars, which are the densest, the most strongly magnetized, and the most rapid­ ly rotating bodies in the Galaxy, remain objects of intense interest.

This book is a revised and enlarged version of the original Russian edition. Neutron Stars is ideal for UK Adult Literacy Entry Levels 1 and 2. To find out more about the structure of Neutron Stars, including text levels and SMOG levels for each title, click here. "My job is to get students who dislike or a don't believe they can read to pick up books.

The Neutron Stars series make this a thousand times easier. Life forms on a neutron star was an imaginative and tongue-in-cheek suggestion by the radio astronomer Frank Drake, 1 later developed and elaborated into two science fiction novels, Dragon's Egg and Starquake by Robert order to convey the idea that a neutron star was more like a planet than a normal star, Drake speculated that life might exist on its solid surface.

Death of a Neutron Star appears to take place during the fourth to seventh seasons of the show, and Seven of Nine is a member of the crew. First, I must say that the Captain Janeway is a little more gung ho in the book than she is in the television series.

I found her to be more like Captain Kirk in this story than Captain Janeway/5(18). Ph.D candidate Or Graur (University of Tel Aviv/American Museum of Natural History) tells us what he's learned about the violent star-deaths known as Type Ia.

The death of that star is the birth of a neutron star: one of the densest known objects in the universe. David Lunney explores what, exactly, a neutron star. About once every century, a massive star somewhere in our galaxy runs out of fuel.

No longer able to produce sufficient energy to maintain its structure, it collapses under its own gravitational pressure and explodes in a supernova. The death of that star is the birth of a neutron star: one of the densest known objects in the universe. David Lunney explores what, exactly, a neutron .As others have pointed out, there is a fine SF book with this as its premise.

Robert Forward assumed life (very different from us) might develop on the surface of the neutron star itself. Given the very high energies there he assumed that the basi.Pulsars are highly magnetized, rapidly rotating neutron stars. They are also astrophysical laboratories for the study of extreme physics.

This wiki-book describes the observational and theoretical research relating to such stars. There's no doubt that pulsars and neutron stars are intrinsically interesting.