Black Holes

When this mass is found to be greater than the limiting mass for a stable neutron star (2-3 M&) then the dark companion becomes a strong candidate to be a black hole: we know of no physical mechanism that can balance the inward pull of ...

Black Holes

Black Holes

Providing an introduction to the fascinating subject of black holes, this book is suitable for advanced undergraduates and first year postgraduates. It offers an introduction to the exact solutions of Einstein's vacuum field equations, describing spherical and axisymmetric (rotating) black holes.

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Black Holes
Language: en
Pages: 155
Authors: Derek J. Raine, Edwin George Thomas
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Imperial College Press

Providing an introduction to the fascinating subject of black holes, this book is suitable for advanced undergraduates and first year postgraduates. It offers an introduction to the exact solutions of Einstein's vacuum field equations, describing spherical and axisymmetric (rotating) black holes.
Black Holes
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Jean-Pierre Luminet
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992-08-28 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Offers an accessible introduction to black holes requiring no mathematical background.
Black Holes: Theory and Observation
Language: en
Pages: 519
Authors: Friedrich W. Hehl, Claus Kiefer, Ralph J.K. Metzler
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-11-26 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

This book addresses graduate students in the first place and is meant as a modern compendium to the existing texts on black hole astrophysics. The authors present in pedagogically written articles our present knowledge on black holes covering mathematical models including numerical aspects and physics and astronomical observations as well.
Partition Functions for Supersymmetric Black Holes
Language: en
Pages: 164
Authors: Jan Manschot
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-12 - Publisher: Amsterdam University Press

Annotation. This title can be previewed in Google Books - http://books.google.com/books?vid=ISBN9789056295400.
Black Holes
Language: en
Pages: 24
Authors: Lily Erlic
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08-01 - Publisher: Weigl Publishers

Did you know that black holes are places in space that work like vacuums? They pull objects such as stars inside themselves. Find out more about these areas in space in Black Holes, part of the Deep in Space series.