Astrophysics sentence example
From 1872 he held the chair of astrophysics at Leipzig University.
A major goal of modern astrophysics is to understand how galaxies formed.
It has thus come about that astrophysics owes its recent development, and its recognition as a distinct branch of astronomical science, to the combination of the processes involved in the three arts of spectroscopy, photography and photometry.
The subject of Astrophysics does not admit of so definite a subdivision as that of Astrometry.
The importance of stellar astrophysics is evident in a broad range of areas.Advertisement
A limit is placed on our knowledge of astrophysics which, up to the present time, we have found no means of overstepping.
Survey Astronomy Surveys for astronomical objects over large areas of the sky are the foundation on which much research in observational astrophysics is based.
Areas being researched are neutrino astrophysics, the Casimir effect, quantum gravity fluctuations and laboratory astrophysics.
It is a recognition of the excellence of the astrophysics research performed at Queen 's.
From 1892 to 1905 he was at the university of Chicago as associate professor of astrophysics, as professor (from 1897), and as director of the Yerkes Observatory (after 1895).Advertisement
For her graduate work, Jean chose to study astrophysics - " a wonderful field with wide open discovery space.
The thoughts mostly stem from his life experiences which mostly include astrophysics, astronomy, beer, football, music and computers.
Significant research experience in data analysis or relativistic astrophysics Good computing skills.
Ever since camera obscura was created in the 19th century, people worldwide have been using the device for everything from astrophysics to photography.
Covering astrophysics, dark matter and more, the blog is sure to be a forthcoming favorite.Advertisement
From 1892 to 1895 he was an editor of Astronomy and Astrophysics and thereafter of The Astrophysical Journal.
He employed in his discussion the radial velocities of 280 stars, spectroscopically determined; and the upshot signally exemplified the community of interests between the rising science of astrophysics and the ancient science of astrometry.
There aren't a lot of opportunities for patents in theoretical astrophysics.
It publishes papers which report results of research in nuclear physics and related fields such as nuclear astrophysics.
For his doctoral research in high-energy astrophysics he studied at the Cavendish Laboratory under Nobel Laureate Sir Martin Ryle FRS.Advertisement
Indeed, a new area of laboratory scale astrophysics has sprung up around table-top terawatt femtosecond lasers.
Some members of the high energy astrophysics group became founder members of the Pierre Auger Observatory that is now taking data in Argentina.
Descriptions of spectroheliographs by Hale, Deslandres, Newall and others, may be found in various papers in Astronomy and Astrophysics, Astrophysical Journal, Comptes rendus, Bulletin astronomique, and other periodicals.
The field we have defined is divisible into at least two parts, that of Astronomy proper, or " Astrometry," which treats of the motions, mutual relations and dimensions of the heavenly bodies; and that of Astrophysics, which treats of their physical constitution.
Clerke's The System of the Stars (2nd ed., 1905), which contains full references to original papers; Problems in Astrophysics, by the same author,, may also be consulted.Advertisement