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Gunn, J. E. (James Edward) 1938-

Overview
Works: 21 works in 49 publications in 1 language and 1,111 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Academic theses  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Thesis advisor
Classifications: QB981, 523.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by J. E Gunn
Observational cosmology : eight [sic] advanced course of the Swiss Society of Astronomy and Astrophysics by J. E Gunn( Book )

8 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Great ideas today, 1979( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oral history interviews. Ground-based astronomy: Astrophysical Research Consortium by Center for History of Physics (American Institute of Physics)( )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interviews include: Timothy Heckman (Johns Hopkins University); James Gunn (Princeton University); Julie Lutz (Washington State University); Bruce Margon (University of Washington); Jeremiah Ostriker (Princeton University); and Donald York (University of Chicago). Other institutions included in the collaboration were: New Mexico State University, Institute for Advanced Studies, National Science Foundation and the Sloan Foundation
A mathematical framework for discussing the statistical distribution of galaxies in space and its cosmological implications by J. E Gunn( )

3 editions published between 1966 and 1976 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Station in space by James E Gunn( Book )

1 edition published in 1958 in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At one time, outer space was seen as the last frontier, the final challenge to human ingenuity. But those days are gone, as the galaxy becomes the stomping ground for humans encountering strange new machinery and green-faced Martians. Depicted with stark realism and meticulous detail, this novel tells of the dangers, despair, and unbelievable pleasure that await the men and women who are to populate the first ever station in space
The Evolution of galaxies and stellar populations : conference at Yale University, 1977 May 19-21( Recording )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Speakers include: Ivan King, "Galaxies and their Populations - the View on a Cloudy Day;" Sidney van den Bergh, "Musings on Galaxy Classification;" G. de Vancouleurs, "Qualitative and Quantitative Classifications of Galaxies;" Richard B. Larson, "Rates of Star Formation;" K.C. Freeman, "Star Formation and the Gas Content of Galaxies;" Sandra M. Faber, "The Chemical Composition of Old Stellar Populations;" Pierre Demarque and Robert D. McClure, "Stellar Populations of the Disk and Halo of the Galaxy;" Leonard Searle, "The Evolution of Stellar Populations;" K.M. Strom and S.E. Strom, "Surface Brightness and Color Distributions of Elliptical and SO Galaxies in the Coma Cluster;" Hyron Spinrad, "The Ultraviolet Spectra and Color Evolution of Galaxies at Large Red shifts;" Martin J. Rees, "Cosmology and Galaxy Formation;" Jeremiah P. Ostriker, "On the Dynamical Evolution of Galaxies in Clusters;" Alar Toomre, "Mergers and Some Consequences;" Wallace L.W. Sargent, "Quasar Absorption Lines as Probes of the Past Intergalactic Medium;" and concluding remarks by James E. Gunn. Also includes much of the discussion after the talks in which many of the attending astronomers and astrophysicists are heard participating. The conference was chaired by Beatrice M. Tinsley
The limits of the universe : Is it open or closed? by American Association for the Advancement of Science( Recording )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Speakers include: Frank D. Drake, Robert V. Wagoner, James E. Gunn, P.J.E. Peebles, Philip Morrison
The structure and evolution of interacting binary galaxies by Kirk Daniel Borne( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The luminosity function for galaxies and the clustering of galaxies by Paul Schechter( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Jesse Greenstein, 1909-2002 by J. E Gunn( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The systematic properties of clusters of galaxies by Augustus Oemler( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Gunn, James E. 1938-...

Gunn, James E. (James Edward), 1938-

Gunn, James Edward 1938-

James E. Gunn Amerikaans astronoom

James E. Gunn astronome américain

James E. Gunn astrónomo estadounidense

James E. Gunn US-amerikanischer Astrophysiker

James Gunn

James Gunn yhdysvaltalainen tähtitieteilijä

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جیمز ئی. گان

제임스 에드워드 군

ジェームズ・E・ガン

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English (48)

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