Item description for Exploring the Universe by H Gursky, R Ruffini & L Stella...
This volume is dedicated to Riccardo Giacconi for his 65th birthday, on the occasion of his being awarded a "Laurea Honoris Causa" in physics at the University of Rome "La Sapienza". A meeting was held in his honour, and presentations were given that sought to reflect the state-of-the-art of research on subjects related to Giacconi's scientific interests and achievements through the decades. This volume is based upon the papers given at that meeting. It provides a tribute to Riccardo Giacconi for his outstanding contributions towards opening up the entire field of high energy astrophysics.
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Studio: World Scientific Publishing Company
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.74" Width: 6.34" Height: 1" Weight: 1.57 lbs.
Release Date Nov 15, 2001
Publisher World Scientific Publishing Company
ISBN 9810244231 ISBN13 9789810244231