By Boris V. Somov;B. V. Somov

This well-illustrated monograph is dedicated to vintage basics, present perform, and views of recent plasma astrophysics. the 1st a part of the booklet is exclusive in protecting the entire easy ideas and functional instruments required for figuring out and paintings in plasma astrophysics. the second one half represents the physics of magnetic reconnection and flares of electromagnetic foundation in house plasmas within the sunlight approach, unmarried and double stars, relativistic gadgets, accretion disks, their coronae. the extent of the publication is designed customarily for pro researchers in astrophysics. The publication can be fascinating and beneficial to graduate scholars in area sciences, geophysics, in addition to to complex scholars in utilized physics and arithmetic looking a unified view of plasma physics and fluid mechanics.

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