The Resource Gravitational N-body simulations, Sverre J. Aarseth

Gravitational N-body simulations, Sverre J. Aarseth

Label
Gravitational N-body simulations
Title
Gravitational N-body simulations
Statement of responsibility
Sverre J. Aarseth
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book presents basic methods for numerical simulation of gravitational systems, demonstrating how to develop clear and elegant algorithms. It explains the fundamental mathematical tools needed to describe the dynamics of a large number of mutually attractive particles, and the techniques needed to model various known planetary and astrophysical phenomena
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
521
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QB362.M3
LC item number
A27 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Cambridge monographs on mathematical physics
Label
Gravitational N-body simulations, Sverre J. Aarseth
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 377-407) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Half-title; Series-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface; 1 The N-body problem; 2 Predictor-corrector methods; 3 Neighbour treatments; 4 Two-body regularization; 5 Multiple regularization; 6 Tree codes; 7 Program organization; 8 Initial setup; 9 Decision-making; 10 Neighbour schemes; 11 Two-body algorithms; 12 Chain procedures; 13 Accuracy and performance; 14 Practical aspects; 15 Star clusters; 16 Galaxies; 17 Planetary systems; 18 Small-N experiments; Appendix A Global regularization algorithms; Appendix B Chain algorithms; Appendix C Higher-order systems
Control code
ocm57419428
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 413 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511065446
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b27304346
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)57419428
  • ebsco0511065442

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