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Computational Astrophysics

Proceedings of the 12th "Kingston Meeting" on Theoretical Astrophysics Held in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada October 17-19, ... Society of the Pacific Conference Series)

by Michael J. West

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Published by Astronomical Society of the Pacific .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Astrophysics & Space Science,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Science

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDavid A. Clarke (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages374
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8706655M
    ISBN 101886733430
    ISBN 109781886733435

    Computational Astrophysics Romain Teyssier Godunov method for 1D MHD flows Godunov methodology applies to any hyperbolic system of conservation laws Stability is ensured by proper upwinding of the flux function with respect to the 7 MHD waves. Second order accuracy is obtained by a predictor-corrector approach (the MUSCL scheme). This book explains the fundamentals of computational physics and describes in simple terms Computers play a central role in virtually every major physics discovery today, from astrophysics and particle physics to biophysics and condensed matter/5(28).

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    ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "The 27th "Saas-Fee Advanced Course" of the Swiss Society for Astrophysics and Astronomy took place in Les Diablerets during March , "--Preface.   Book Overview A complete introduction to the field of computational physics, with examples and exercises in the Python programming language. Computers play a central role in virtually every major physics discovery today, from astrophysics Cited by: 3.


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