high-energy astrophysics

high-energy astrophysics

[′hī ‚en·ər·jē as·trə′fiz·iks]
(astrophysics)
A science concerned with studies of acceleration of charged particles to high energies in space, cosmic rays, radio galaxies, pulsars, and quasi-stellar sources.
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The overall objective of AHEAD is to integrate national efforts in high-energy Astrophysics and to promote the domain at the European level, to keep its community at the cutting edge of science and technology in this competitive research area and ensure that space observatories for high-energy astrophysics are at the state of the art.
Her postdoctoral work in high-energy astrophysics was completed at the California Institute of Technology.
The 60 papers in this collection cover binary stars; variable stars and cataclysmic variables; star formation; high-energy astrophysics and black holes; and galaxies, star clusters, and planets.
JUICE was selected over two other candidates - NGO, the New Gravitational wave Observatory, to hunt for gravitational waves, and ATHENA, the Advanced Telescope for High-Energy Astrophysics.
Technical advances have led to startling findings in such areas of study as high-energy astrophysics, including intensive work on the shock fronts of supernova remnants.
DEVELOPMENT OF ADVANCED SCINTILLATOR READOUT TECHNOLOGY FOR HIGH-ENERGY ASTROPHYSICS.
Schramm award for distinguished writing on high-energy astrophysics.
Dr Gerry Skinner, reader in high-energy astrophysics, invited us to take the video for an expert view, aided by his colleague Dr Ken Elliott, director of Birmingham University Observatory.
The papers discuss a wide range of hot topics, including cosmology, high-energy astrophysics, astroparticle physics gravitational waves, extragalactic and stellar astronomy -- together representing the roadmap for modern astrophysical research
The app's science features include satellite data visualizations, conceptual animations, and now, the results from NASA's high-energy astrophysics missions and space observatories.
It has taken partners at NASA, industry and academia to make Chandra the crown jewel of high-energy astrophysics," he added.
The past decade has been an exciting time for high-energy astrophysics, a field vaguely defined as physics revolving around phenomena under the most extreme conditions.

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