The encyclopedia of cosmology

Rennan Barkana (Editor), Giovanni G Fazio (Editor), Jihn E Kim (Editor), Nagamine Kentaro [Unknown] (Editor), Shinji Tsujikawa (Editor)

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Abstract

"The Encyclopedia of Cosmology, in four volumes, is a major, long-lasting, seminal reference at the graduate student level, laid out by the most prominent, respected researchers in the general field of Cosmology. These volumes will be a comprehensive review of the most important concepts and current status in the field, covering both theory and observation. One of the attractive features of the encyclopedia is that it is accompanied by supplementary materials including videos and simulations of the numerical computation. This will help the readers to better understand and visualize the concepts discussed. This encyclopedia is edited by Dr. Giovanni Fazio from Harvard Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, with an advisory board comprised of renowned scientists: Lars Hernquist and Abraham Loeb (Harvard Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics), and Christopher McKee (UC Berkeley). Each volume is authored/edited by a specialist in the area: Galaxy Formation and Evolution written by Rennan Barkana (Tel Aviv University), Numerical Simulations in Cosmology edited by Kentaro Nagamine (Osaka University / University of Nevada), Dark Energy written by Shinji Tsujikawa (Tokyo University of Science), and Dark Matter written by Jihn Kim (Seoul National University)"--
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationSingapore; Hackensack, NJ
PublisherWorld Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd
Number of pages4
VolumeVolume 1: Galaxy Formation and Evolution; 2: Numerical Simulations in Cosmology; 3: Dark Energy; 4: Dark Matter
ISBN (Print)9789814656191, 9789814656221, 9789814656238, 9789814656245, 9789814656252, 9814656194, 9814656224, 9814656232, 9814656240, 9814656259
StatePublished - 2018

Publication series

NameWorld Scientific series in astrophysics
PublisherWorld Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd

ULI Keywords

  • uli
  • Cosmology
  • Universe -- Cosmology

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