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作者 International Conference on Oriental Astronomy (9th : 2019 : Pune, India)
書名 The growth and development of astronomy and astrophysics in India and the Asia-Pacific Region : ICOA-9, Pune, India, 15-18 November 2016 / edited by Wayne Orchiston, Aniket Sule, Mayank Vahia
出版項 Singapore : Springer Singapore : Imprint: Springer, 2019
國際標準書號 9789811336454 (electronic bk.)
9789811336447 (paper)
國際標準號碼 10.1007/978-981-13-3645-4 doi
book jacket
說明 1 online resource (lx, 527 pages) : illustrations, digital ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
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系列 Astrophysics and space science proceedings, 1570-6591 ; volume 54
Astrophysics and space science proceedings ; volume 54
附註 Chapter 1. Astronomical Instruments and Observatories -- Chapter 2. Observational Astronomy -- Chapter 3. Eclipses, Transits and Occultants -- Chapter 4. Mathematical Astronomy, Calendrical Astronomy and Dating -- Chapter 5. The Emergence of Astrophysics and Radio Astronomy in Asia -- Chapter 6. Middle Eastern Astronomy -- Chapter 7. Asian Ethnoastronomy and Archeoastronomy
This book discusses the study of astronomy in different cultures, applied historical astronomy and history of multi-wavelength astronomy, and the genesis of recent research. It contains peer-reviewed papers gathered from the International Conference on Oriental Astronomy 9 (ICOA-9) held at the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Pune, India. It covers the areas like megalithic and other prehistoric astronomy, astronomical records in ancient texts, astronomical myths and architecture, astronomical themes in numismatics and rock art, ancient astronomers and their instruments, star maps and star catalogues, historical records and observations of astronomical events, calendars, calendrical science and chronology, the relation between astronomy and mathematics, and maritime astronomy. This book will be a valuable complement to a future generation of students and researchers who develop an interest in the field of Asian and circum-Pacific history of astronomy
Host Item Springer eBooks
主題 Astronomy -- India -- History -- Congresses
Astrophysics -- India -- History -- Congresses
Astronomy -- Pacific Area -- History -- Congresses
Astrophysics -- Pacific Area -- History -- Congresses
Astronomy, Astrophysics and Cosmology
Popular Science in Astronomy
Alt Author Orchiston, Wayne, editor
Sule, Aniket, editor
Vahia, Mayank, editor
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Alt Title ICOA-9
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