By S. Chandrasekhar, Kameshwar C. Wali
This helpful paintings offers chosen papers of S. Chandrasekhar, co-winner of the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1983 and a systematic big renowned for his prolific and enormous contributions to astrophysics, physics and utilized arithmetic. The reader will locate right here such a lot of Chandrasekhar's articles that resulted in significant advancements in numerous components of physics and astrophysics. There also are articles of a favored and ancient nature, in addition to a few hitherto unpublished fabric according to Chandrasekhar's talks at meetings. each one element of the e-book includes annotations through the editor.
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This agreement may thus be seen as an experimental confirmation of the quantum size-effect in the phonon spectra. As regards the intercluster vibrations, these correspond to the long-wavelength lattice-waves, for which the cluster compound can be viewed as an effective medium, with an elastic-stiffness constant determined by the packing of the clustermolecules in the solid. At low temperatures the intercluster vibrations thus contribute a Debye-type T3 -term to the specific heat (whereas the intracluster contribution decays exponentially due to the presence of the low-energy quantum-sizegap).
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