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Convection in astrophysics

International Astronomical Union. Symposium

Convection in astrophysics

proceedings of the 239th Symposium of the International Astronomical Union held in Prague, Czech Republic, 21-25 August 2006

by International Astronomical Union. Symposium

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Convection (Astrophysics)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Friedrich Kupka, Ian Roxburgh and Kwing Chan.
    SeriesIAU symposium proceedings series -- no. 239., IAU symposium and colloquium proceedings series -- 239.
    ContributionsKupka, Friedrich., Roxburgh, Ian W., 1939-, Chan, K. L.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 524 p. :
    Number of Pages524
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20928974M
    ISBN 10052186349X
    ISBN 109780521863490
    OCLC/WorldCa144595805


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Features comprehensive review articles on the state-of-the-art in theory, numerical simulations, and observations of convection in astrophysical objects Discusses convection in terrestrial planets, gaseous giant planets such as Jupiter, stars in different evolutionary phases, and the present view of the role of convection in accretion disks.

Geophysical Astrophysical Convection (The Fluid Mechanics of Astrophysics and Geophysics) 1st Edition by Peter A Fox (Editor), Robert M. Kerr (Editor) ISBN   Geophysical and Astrophysical Convection collects important papers from an international group of the world's foremost researchers in geophysical and astrophysical convection to present a concise overview of recent thinking in the field.

Topics include: Atmospheric convection, solar and stellar convection, unsteady non-penetrative thermal convection, astrophysical convection and. Introduction to Modeling Convection in Planets and Stars: Magnetic Field, Density Stratification, Rotation (Princeton Series in Astrophysics): Glatzmaier, Gary A.

: 35(1). The convection in stars is predominantly low Mach number, but the density at the top of a convection zone can be orders of magnitude smaller than the density at the bottom. We derive the anelastic equations which can model efficient, low Mach number convection.

The properties of stars can be inferred by studying the waves at their : Daniel Lecoanet. Mantle Convection: Plate Tect (Fluid Mechanics of Astrophysics and Geophysics Series, Vol 4) 1st Edition by W. Peltier (Editor) ISBN Filed under: Convection (Astrophysics) Approximate analysis of thermal convention in a crystal-growth cell for spacelab 3 (Washington, A text-book of physics.

(London, C. Griffin, ), by J. Poynting and J. Thomson (page images at HathiTrust) The theory of heat. Convection is heat transfer by the macroscopic movement of mass.

Convection can be natural or forced and generally transfers thermal energy faster than conduction. Table 4 gives wind-chill factors, indicating that moving air has the same chilling effect of much colder stationary : OpenStax.

The only background preparation for this course is undergraduate physics and a course on radiative processes, and so portions of these notes could be useful for upper-level undergraduates. The text layout uses the tufte-book LaTeX class: the main feature is a large right margin in which the students can take notes; this margin also holds small.

Convection in Porous Media, 4th Edition, provides a user-friendly introduction to the subject, covering a wide range of topics, such as fibrous insulation, geological strata, and catalytic presentation is self-contained, requiring only routine mathematics and the.

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(eds) Interdisciplinary Aspects of Turbulence. Lecture Notes in Physics, vol   Convection is heat transfer by the macroscopic movement of mass. Convection can be natural or forced and generally transfers thermal energy faster than conduction.

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Convection plays an important role in heat transfer inside this pot of water. Once conducted to the inside, heat transfer to other parts of the pot is mostly by convection. The hotter water expands, decreases in density, and rises to transfer heat to other regions of the water, while colder water sinks to the bottom.

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A comprehensive account of observational and theoretical knowledge of solar granulation is presented. A historical introduction to the solar granulation is given, and the morphology, evolution, and dynamics of granulation and supergranulation are discussed.

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An up-to-date summary of our understanding of the dynamics and thermodynamics of moist atmospheric convection, with a strong focus on recent developments in the field. The book also reviews ways in which moist convection may be parameterised in large-scale numerical models. Numerical simulations of turbulent convection in solar and stellar astrophysics have also been reviewed in Kupka (b).

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