For a more extensive overview of astronomical polarimetry, see the book by Tinbergen () and the review by Keller (). Polarization formalisms. Astronomical use of polarimetry, and the necessary techniques, are discussed at some length in Tinbergen, The short paper below, though aimed at a. Astronomical polarimetry /‚Äč Jaap Tinbergen. Author. Tinbergen, Jaap. Published. New York, N.Y.: Cambridge University Press, Content Types. text.

Author: Arashikree Mudal
Country: Saudi Arabia
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Finance
Published (Last): 9 February 2005
Pages: 26
PDF File Size: 1.46 Mb
ePub File Size: 17.89 Mb
ISBN: 193-3-42912-246-2
Downloads: 16246
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Gardar

University of Western Australia Library. Radiation from astronomical objects generally shows some degree of polarization. Includes bibliographical references p.

Found at these bookshops Searching – please wait Measurement of this polarized radiation is central to much modern astrophysical research. Login to add to list. You also may like to try some of these bookshopswhich may or may not sell this item. Related resource Publisher description at http: Tags What are tags?

Astronomical Polarimetry – Jaap Tinbergen – Google Books

Although this polarized radiation is usually only a small fraction of the total radiation, it often carries a wealth of information on the physical state and geometry of the emitting object and intervening material.

Add a tag Cancel Be the first to add a tag for this edition. This review of all aspects of astronomical polarization provides both an essential introduction for graduate students, and a valuable reference for practising astronomers. Astronomy Use of Spectroscopy Contents 1. These 2 locations in New South Wales: Cambridge University PressAug 22, – Nature – pages. This single location in Western Australia: View online Borrow Buy Freely available Show 0 more links None of your libraries hold this item.


University of Sydney Library.

Comments and reviews What are comments? Be the first to add this to a list. Open to the public Book; Illustrated English Show 0 more libraries University of Western Australia. Language English View all editions Prev Next edition 2 of 2. Astronomical Polarimetry Jaap Tinbergen No preview available – Starting from first principles and a simple physical picture of polarized radiation, the reader is introduced to all the key topics, including Stokes parameters, applications of polarimetry in astronomy, polarization algebra, polarization errors and calibration methods, and a selection of instruments from radio to X-ray.


Astronomical polarimetry / Jaap Tinbergen. – Version details – Trove

A description of polarized radiation 3. Cambridge University Press, In order to set up a list of libraries that you have access to, you must first login or sign up.

Published New York, N. Selected pages Title Page.

UCL Discovery

Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. We were unable to find this edition in any bookshop we are able to search. To include a comma in your tag, surround the tag with double quotes. My library Help Advanced Book Search. The book is rounded off with a number of useful case studies, a collection of exercises, an extensive list of further reading and an informative index.


This handy volume provides a clear, comprehensive and concise introduction to astronomical polarimetry at all wavelengths. The University of Sydney. Polarization algebra and graphical methods 5. May not be open to the public ; PA These online bookshops told us they have this item: Skip to content Skip to search. Account Options Sign tiinbergen. Lists What are lists?

No eBook available Amazon. Then set up a personal list of libraries from your profile page by clicking on your user name at the top right of any screen.

Set up My libraries How do I set up “My libraries”? Polarization in astronomy 4.

Separate different tags with a comma. These 3 locations in All: Public Private login e.