The Resource The search for exoplanets : what astronomers know, Professor Joshua N. Winn, (sound recording)

The search for exoplanets : what astronomers know, Professor Joshua N. Winn, (sound recording)

Label
The search for exoplanets : what astronomers know
Title
The search for exoplanets
Title remainder
what astronomers know
Statement of responsibility
Professor Joshua N. Winn
Creator
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Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
BIB
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
lectures speeches
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Lecturer: Professor Joshua N. Winn, Massachussetts Institute of Technology
Series statement
The great courses.
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
The search for exoplanets : what astronomers know, Professor Joshua N. Winn, (sound recording)
Label
The search for exoplanets : what astronomers know, Professor Joshua N. Winn, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • In two containers
  • "Course number 1802."
  • Each volume contains twelve thirty minute lectures
  • Each volume contains six discs
  • Course guidebook included with volume 1 only in (28 x 17 cm.) container
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Accompanying material
1 book.
Bibliography note
Course guidebook includes bibliographical references (pages 187-195)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Explaining the misplaced giant planets
  • Disc 4. Transits of exoplanets
  • Shifing planetary atmospheres
  • Disc 5.
  • Stellar rotation and planetary revolution
  • Super-Earth or mini-Neptures?
  • Disc 6.
  • Transiting planets and the Kepler Mission
  • Compact multiplanet systems --
  • Volume 1, Disc 1.
  • Why study exoplanets?
  • How to find an exoplanet
  • Disc 2.
  • Doppler and transit planet-finding methods
  • Pioneers of planet searching
  • Disc 3.
  • Misplaced giant planets
  • Our nearest exoplanetary neighbors
  • Disc 10.
  • Finding planets with gravitational lensing
  • Finding planets with direct imaging
  • Disc 11.
  • Near-term future planet-finding projects
  • Long-term future planet-finding projects
  • Disc 12.
  • Search for life on exoplanets
  • Coming soon: Biosignatures, Moons, and more!
  • Volume 2, Disc 7.
  • Planets circling two stars
  • Lava worlds
  • Disc 8.
  • Earthlike planets
  • Living with a dwarf star
  • Disc 9.
  • Living with a giant star
Control code
a1730697
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
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Extent
2 volumes (12 audio discs) (approximately 12 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781629972046
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • PC1802A
  • IC1802A-01
  • IC1802A-02
  • PB1802A
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1730697
  • (OCoLC)936082037
  • (CaAE) a1730697
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
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