Circumstellar Matter 1994

Proceedings of an International Conference to Celebrate the Centenary of the Royal Observatory, Edinburgh, held at the Edinburgh Conference Centre, Heriot-Watt University, Riccarton, Edinburgh, Scotland, 29 August – 2 September, 1994

  • Editors
  • G. D. Watt
  • P. M. Williams
Conference proceedings

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Protostellar & PMS Shells & Disks

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Mark M. Casali, Carlos Eiroa
      Pages 17-20
    3. Philippe André
      Pages 29-42
    4. D. Ward-Thompson, P. F. Scott, R. E. Hills, P. André
      Pages 47-50
    5. M. Barsony, D. Sasselov, S. Rucinski, E. Bloemhof, L. A. Nyman
      Pages 51-54
    6. R. J. Cohen
      Pages 55-62
    7. M. D. Gray, E. M. L. Humphreys, D. Field
      Pages 63-68
    8. V. A. Hughes, R. J. Cohen, S. Garrington
      Pages 69-72
    9. M. Kun
      Pages 73-76
    10. H. M. Butner, G. H. Moriarty-Schieven, M. E. Ressler, M. W. Werner
      Pages 77-80
    11. L. G. Mundy, J. P. Mcmullin, G. A. Blake
      Pages 81-84
    12. Lynne K. Deutsch, Joseph L. Hora, Harold M. Butner, William F. Hoffmann, Giovanni G. Fazio
      Pages 89-92
    13. Ralph NeuhäUser, Michael F. Sterzik, Jürgen H. M. M. Schmitt
      Pages 93-96

About these proceedings

Introduction

The conference recorded in this volume was one of the events organised to celebrate the centenary of the (re)establishment of the Royal Observatory, Edinburgh, on Blackford Hill in 1884. Circumstellar Matter was selected as the topic because of important contributions toward research in the field by recent observations in the infrared and submillimetre, particularly with the two telescopes which the Observatory has both operated and built instru­ mentation for - the United Kingdom Infrared Telescope (UKIRT) and the James Clerk Maxwell Telescope (JCMT). The programme aimed to cover as many aspects of circumstellar matter as could fit into a one-week meeting, omitting only planetary nebulae, which had been well served by meetings in the previous two years. We thank the international scientific advisory com­ mittee (overleaf) for their help in selecting the Invited Reviewers around which the programme was built. The Invited Reviews and oral contributions are included in the order and sections in which they were presented, even where re-ordering might have been more logical. We did not attempt to categorise the poster contributions but have included them in alphabetical order. An evening session for viewing and discussing posters in an unhurried atmosphere was very successful. A competition for the best poster was held and the prize was awarded for that by Lindqvist, Lucas, Olofsson, Omont, Eriksson & Gustafsson.

Keywords

observatory star star formation stellar

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-011-0147-9
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 1995
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
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  • Print ISBN 978-94-010-4066-2
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