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By Harm J. Habing,Hans Olofsson

The underlying astrophysical mechanisms of the items often called asymptotic titanic department stars - the constructions that take place through the dramatic interval ahead of a star's dying - is the most topic of this article. over the last 3 many years, asymptotic immense department stars became an issue in their personal, and the contributions to this quantity all concentrate on those entities themselves, instead of their connections to different fields of astronomy. one of several subject matters coated are new equipment of excessive- caliber infrared commentary and the extra exact and lifelike simulations made attainable via more and more speedy desktops. This assortment can be worthwhile to graduate scholars who paintings within the box, lecturers who are looking to deal with the topic of their classes, and to astronomers from numerous backgrounds who're drawn to the astrophysics of AGB stars.

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