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Title Protostars and planets VI / edited by Henrik Beuther, Ralf S. Klessen, Cornelis P. Dullemond, and Thomas Henning ; with the assistance of Renee Dotson ; with 250 collaborating authors
Published Houston : Lunar and Planetary Institute, [2014]


Description 1 online resource (xvi, 914 pages) : illustrations
Series The University of Arizona space science series
University of Arizona space science series.
Contents Part I. Molecular clouds and star formation -- Part II. Disk formation and evolution -- Part III. Planetary systems : search, formation and evolution -- Part IV. Astrophysical conditions for life
Summary "This volume integrates the cross-disciplinary aspects of this broad field. Covering a wide range of scales, from the formation of large clouds in our Milky Way galaxy down to small chondrules in our solar system, it takes an encompassing view with the goal of highlighting what we know and emphasizing the frontiers of what we do not know"--Provided by publisher
Notes Proceedings of a conference held in Heidelberg, Germany, July 15-20, 2013
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Stars -- Formation -- Congresses
Molecular clouds -- Congresses
Planets -- Origin -- Congresses
Protostars -- Congresses
Molecular clouds
Planets -- Origin
Stars -- Formation
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings
Form Electronic book
Author Beuther, Henrik, editor
Klessen, Ralf S., editor
Dullemond, Cornelis P., editor
Henning, Th. (Thomas), 1956- editor.
ISBN 9780816598762