Название: Physics of Star Formation in Galaxies Автор: F. Palla, H. Zinnecker Издательство: Springer Год: 2010 Страниц: 244 Формат: PDF Размер: 41 mb ISBN: 3642077145 Язык: Английский The book begins with a historical introduction, "Star Formation: The Early History", that presents new material of interest for students and historians of science. This is followed by two long articles on "Pre-Main-Sequence Evolution of Stars and Young Clusters" and "Observations of Young Stellar Objects". These articles on the fascinating problem of star formation from interstellar matter give a thorough overview of present-day theories and observations. The articles contain material so far unpublished in the astronomical literature. The book addresses graduate students and can be used as a textbook for advanced courses in stellar astrophysics.