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Origins of Giant Planets, Volume 1

Disks, dust, and planetesimals
Professor Sarah Dodson-Robinson


Delving into the fascinating topic of giant planets, Professor Sarah Dodson-Robinson gives a comprehensive overview of giant planet formation including the necessary conditions for giant planet formation, the various stages of their growth and prospects of detecting forming giant planets. Presenting new ideas, including information from critical new observations from the James Webb Space Telescope, this book delves into new ideas and predictions of giant planets that can be tested by new models presented throughout the book. Students, astronomers and planetary scientists will be able to learn a lot form the foundations in this book and will be able to use it for future research.

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Hardback ISBN: 9780750321341

Ebook ISBN: 9780750321365

Publisher: Institute of Physics Publishing

Series: AAS-IOP Astronomy


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