Astronomy on the Personal Computer by Oliver Montenbruck,Thomas Pfleger,Richard M. West,Storm

By Oliver Montenbruck,Thomas Pfleger,Richard M. West,Storm Dunlop

A thorough advent to the computation of celestial mechanics, overlaying every thing from astronomical and computational thought to the development of fast and exact purposes courses. The e-book offers the required wisdom and software program suggestions for making a choice on and predicting positions of the solar, Moon, planets, minor planets and comets, sun eclipses, stellar occultations by means of the Moon, stages of the Moon and lots more and plenty extra. This thoroughly revised variation takes good thing about C++, and person functions might be successfully discovered by utilizing a strong module library. The accompanying CD-ROM comprises the whole, absolutely documented and commented resource codes in addition to executable courses for home windows 98/2000/XP and LINUX.

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