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From atoms to stars

Martin Davidson

From atoms to stars

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Published by Hutchinson .
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  Your atoms, and the atoms inside the family dog or the tree growing outside, came from the stars. This is old news to scientists, but it’s also somewhat hazy: when exactly those elements arrived Author: Michael Lemonick.   According to Bell’s calculations, about a quarter of your atoms are oxygen atoms, a tenth are carbon and another 1 percent are nitrogen — all elements produced in the interiors of stars. AD.


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In this collection the reader will find general results together with deep insights into quantum systems combined with papers on the structure of atoms and molecules, the thermodynamic limit, and stellar structures.

The book is suitable as an accompanying text for a graduate course in quantum : Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg. About this book With this book, Elliott Lieb joins From atoms to stars book peers Hermann Weyl and Chen Ning Yang.

Weyl's Selecta was published inYang's Selected Papers in Lieb's "Selecta", like its predecessors, gives us the essence of a great mathema­ tical physicist concentrated into one convenient : Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg.

The Stability of Matter: From Atoms to Stars Elliott H. Lieb, Walter Thirring, F. Dyson In this collection the reader will find general results together with deep insights into quantum systems combined with papers on the structure of atoms and molecules, the thermodynamic limit, and stellar structures.

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The central theme of Lieb's papers collected in this book is the classical Thomas-Fermi model of an atom, linking the physical stability of matter with the mathematics of func­ tional analysis.

In all three cases, a rather simple physical idea provided the starting-point for building a grand and beautiful mathematical structure.

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