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  • Stellar Evolution and Nucleosynthesis

    Explores how stars form, what happens to them as they age, and what becomes of them when they die.

  • Introduces the key ideas of special and general relativity together with their applications.

  • Covers host systems of accreting, relativistic bodies, and the high-energy phenomena associated with them.

  • Presents the methods used in the detection and characterisation of exoplanets and the exciting new discoveries they have produced.

  • Provides a comprehensive and up-to-date treatment of observational cosmology.