Astronomy on the Personal Computer [E-Book] / by Oliver Montenbruck, Thomas Pfleger.
Montenbruck, Oliver, (author)
Pfleger, Thomas, (author)
Fourth, Completely Revised Edition.
Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer, 2000
XV, 300 p. online resource.
englisch
9783642034367
10.1007/978-3-642-03436-7
Full Text
Table of Contents:
  • 1 Introduction
  • 2 Coordinate Systems
  • 3 Calculation of Rising and Setting Times
  • 4 Cometary Orbits
  • 5 Special Perturbations
  • 6 Planetary Orbits
  • 7 Physical Ephemerides of the Planets
  • 8 The Orbit of the Moon
  • 9 Solar Eclipses
  • 10 Stellar Occultations
  • 11 Orbit Determination
  • 12 Astrometry
  • A.1 The Accompanying CD-ROM
  • A.1.1 Contents
  • A.1.2 System Requirements
  • A.1.3 Executing the Programs
  • A.2 Compiling and Linking the Programs
  • A.2.1 General Advice on Computer-Specific Modifications
  • A.2.2 Microsoft Visual C++ for Windows 98/2000/XP
  • A.2.3 GNU C++ for Linux
  • A.3 List of the Library Functions
  • Symbols.     .