Frontiers of neutrino astrophysics

proceedings of the International Symposium on Neutrino Astrophysics : October 19-22, 1992, Takayama/Kamioka, Japan by International Symposium on Neutrino Astrophysics (1992 Takayama-shi, Japan)

Publisher: Universal Academy Press in Tokyo, Japan

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Y. Suzuki, K. Nakamura.
SeriesFrontiers science series ;, no. 5
ContributionsSuzuki, Y., Nakamura, K.
LC ClassificationsQB464.2 .I574 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 620 p. :
Number of Pages620
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3622102M
ISBN 104946443134
LC Control Number2002400796

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