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Published: 22 March 2018

848 Pages | 125 grayscale and 54 color line figures


ISBN: 9780198570899

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Gravitational Waves

Volume 2: Astrophysics and Cosmology

Michele Maggiore

  • Long awaited second volume of a standard reference in the field
  • Timely and highly relevant, with detection of gravitational waves awarded the Nobel Prize in 2017
  • Breadth and depth of discussion renders it a unique text
  • Includes detailed discussion of first detections of gravitational waves
  • Theoretical results are derived afresh to streamline and clarify existing derivations

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