Accession Number : AD0617338

Title :   INTERSTELLAR GAS DYNAMICS,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Kaplan,S. A.

Report Date : NOV 1959

Pagination or Media Count : 219

Abstract : The basic methods of interstellar gas dynamics are set forth. Included are: distribution and motion of interstellar gas; physical state of interstellar gas; discontinuities in the motion of interstellar gas; equations of motion of interstellar gas; Interstellar turbulence.

Descriptors :   (*INTERSTELLAR MATTER, DYNAMICS), (*GASES, INTERSTELLAR MATTER), ASTROPHYSICS, GAS IONIZATION, MAGNETOHYDRODYNAMICS, TEMPERATURE, SHOCK WAVES, TURBULENCE, NEBULAE, GALAXIES

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE