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Author Loeb, Abraham.

Title First light in the universe [electronic resource] / A. Loeb, A. Ferrara, R.S. Ellis.

Published Berlin ; New York : Springer, c2008.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (viii, 371 p.) : ill. (some col.)
Series Saas-fee advanced course ; 36
Saas-Fee advanced course ... lecture notes ; 2006.
Notes " ... the members of the Swiss Society for Astronomy and Astrophysics chose this topic for the 36th Saas-Fee advanced course. The course took place from 3 to 8 April 2006 ..."--Pref.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Contains the worked out lectures given at the 36th Saas-Fee Advanced Course "First Light in the Universe" by three scientists in the field: Abraham Loeb, Andrea Ferrara, and Richard Ellis. This book provides a comprehensive introduction to the physics of galaxies, stars, the interstellar and intergalactic medium in the early Universe.
Notes Description based on print version record.
Other author Ferrara, A. (Andrea)
Ellis, Richard S. (Richard Salisbury), 1950-
Subject Galaxies -- Evolution -- Congresses.
Active galaxies -- Congresses.
Stars -- Evolution -- Congresses.
Red shift -- Observations -- Congresses.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9783540741633