Lectures on Solar Physics

  • H. M. Antia
  • Arvind Bhatnagar
  • Peter Ulmschneider

Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 619)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XI
  2. S. M. Chitre
    Pages 1-26
  3. H. M. Antia
    Pages 80-126
  4. A. Ambastha
    Pages 127-172
  5. P. Venkatakrishnan
    Pages 202-231
  6. P. Ulmschneider
    Pages 232-280
  7. B. N. Dwivedi
    Pages 281-298
  8. P. K. Manoharan
    Pages 299-326
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 327-335

About this book


This volume has grown out of lectures addressing primarily graduate students and researchers working in related areas in both astrophysics and space sciences. All contributions are self-contained and do not require prior in-depth knowledge of solar physics. The result is a unique textbook that fulfills the needs of those wishing to have a pedagogic exposition of solar physics bringing them up-to-date in a field full of vitality and with exciting research.


Chromosphere Corona Solar wind astrophysics helioseismology solar solar physics space science

Editors and affiliations

  • H. M. Antia
    • 1
  • Arvind Bhatnagar
    • 2
  • Peter Ulmschneider
    • 3
  1. 1.Tata Institute of Fundamental ResearchMumbaiIndia
  2. 2.Physical Research LaboratoryUdaipur Solar ObservatoryUdaipurIndia
  3. 3.Institut für Theoretische AstrophysikUniv. HeidelbergHeidelbergGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2003
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-01528-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-36963-9
  • Series Print ISSN 0075-8450
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