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Protostars and Planets IV
Edited by Vince Mannings,
A. P. Boss, and S.S. Russell
1422 pp. / 6.0 x 9.0 / 2000

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Protostars and Planets IV - Contents

PART I--Molecular Clouds and Star Formation

COMPRESSIBLE MHD TURBULENCE: IMPLICATIONS FOR MOLECULAR CLOUD AND STAR FORMATION
E. Vázquez-Semadeni, E. C. Ostriker, T. Passot, C. F. Gammie, and J. M. Stone

CHEMICAL EVOLUTION OF PROTOSTELLAR MATTER
W. D. Langer, E. F. van Dishoeck, E. A. Bergin, G. A. Blake, A. G. G. M. Tielens, T. Velusamy, and D. C. B. Whittet

FROM PRESTELLAR CORES TO PROTOSTARS: THE INITIAL CONDITIONS OF STAR FORMATION
P. André, D. Ward-Thompson, and M. Barsony

THE STRUCTURE AND EVOLUTION OF MOLECULAR CLOUDS: FROM CLUMPS TO CORES TO THE IMF
J. P. Williams, L. Blitz, and C. F. McKee

THE STELLAR INITIAL MASS FUNCTION: CONSTRAINTS FROM YOUNG CLUSTERS, AND THEORETICAL PERSPECTIVES
M. R. Meyer, F. C. Adams, L. A. Hillenbrand, J. M. Carpenter, and R. B. Larson

THE FORMATION OF STELLAR CLUSTERS
C. J. Clarke, I. A. Bonnell, and L. A. Hillenbrand

OBSERVATIONS AND THEORY OF STAR CLUSTER FORMATION
B. G. Elmegreen, Y. Efremov, R. E. Pudritz, and H. Zinnecker

OBSERVATIONS OF INFALL IN STAR-FORMING REGIONS
P. C. Myers, N. J. Evans II, and N. Ohashi

POLARIZED LIGHT FROM STAR-FORMING REGIONS
D. A. Weintraub, A. A. Goodman, and R. L. Akeson

THE LOW-MASS STELLAR POPULATION OF THE ORION OB1 ASSOCIATION, AND IMPLICATIONS FOR THE FORMATION OF LOW-MASS STARS
F. M. Walter, J. M. Alcalá, R. Neuhäuser, M. Sterzik, and S. J. Wolk

HOT MOLECULAR CORES AND THE EARLIEST PHASES OF HIGH-MASS STAR FORMATION
S. Kurtz, R. Cesaroni, E. Churchwell, P. Hofner, and C. M. Walmsley

THE FORMATION OF MASSIVE STARS
S. W. Stahler, F. Palla, and P. T. P. Ho

PART II--Circumstellar Envelopes and Disks

THE STRUCTURE AND EVOLUTION OF ENVELOPES AND DISKS IN YOUNG STELLAR SYSTEMS
L. G. Mundy, L. W. Looney, and W. J. Welch

EVOLUTION OF DISK ACCRETION
N. Calvet, L. Hartmann, and S. E. Strom

DISK DISPERSAL AROUND YOUNG STARS
D. J. Hollenbach, H. W. Yorke, and D. Johnstone

EFFECTS OF ENERGETIC RADIATION IN YOUNG STELLAR OBJECTS
A. E. Glassgold, E. D. Feigelson, and T. Montmerle

SPECTROSCOPY OF INNER PROTOPLANETARY DISKS AND THE STAR-DISK INTERFACE
J. R. Najita, S. Edwards, G. Basri, and J. Carr

HIGH-RESOLUTION OPTICAL AND NEAR-INFRARED IMAGING OF YOUNG CIRCUMSTELLAR DISKS
M. J. McCaughrean, K. R. Stapelfeldt, and L. M. Close

SUBARCSECOND MILLIMETER AND SUBMILLIMETER OBSERVATIONS OF CIRCUMSTELLAR DISKS
D. J. Wilner and O. P. Lay

DUST PROPERTIES AND ASSEMBLY OF LARGE PARTICLES IN PROTOPLANETARY DISKS
S. V. W. Beckwith, T. Henning, and Y. Nakagawa

PROPERTIES AND EVOLUTION OF DISKS AROUND PRE-MAIN-SEQUENCE STARS OF INTERMEDIATE MASS
A. Natta, V. P. Grinin, and V. Mannings

TRANSPORT PROCESSES IN PROTOSTELLAR DISKS
J. M. Stone, C. F. Gammie, S. A. Balbus, and J. F. Hawley

INFALLING PLANETESIMALS IN PRE-MAIN-SEQUENCE STELLAR SYSTEMS
C. A. Grady, M. L. Sitko, R. W. Russell, D. K. Lynch, M. S. Hanner, M. R. Pérez, K. S. Bjorkman, and D. de Winter

PLANETARY MATERIAL AROUND MAIN-SEQUENCE STARS
A.-M. Lagrange, D. E. Backman, and P. Artymowicz

PART III--Young Binaries

MULTIPLE FRAGMENTATION OF PROTOSTARS
P. Bodenheimer, A. Burkert, R. I. Klein, and A. P. Boss

YOUNG BINARY STARS AND ASSOCIATED DISKS
R. D. Mathieu, A. M. Ghez, E. L. N. Jensen, and M. Simon

INTERACTIONS OF YOUNG BINARIES WITH DISKS
S. H. Lubow and P. Artymowicz

PART IV--Jets and Outflows

DISK WINDS AND THE ACCRETION-OUTFLOW CONNECTION
A. Königl and R. E. Pudritz

X-WINDS: THEORY AND OBSERVATIONS
F. H. Shu, J. R. Najita, H. Shang, and Z.-Y. Li

COLLIMATION AND PROPAGATION OF STELLAR JETS
J. Eislöffel, R. Mundt, T. P. Ray, and L. F. Rodríguez

SHOCK STRUCTURES AND MOMENTUM TRANSFER IN HERBIG-HARO JETS
P. Hartigan, J. Bally, B. Reipurth, and J. A. Morse

MOLECULAR OUTFLOWS FROM YOUNG STELLAR OBJECTS
J. S. Richer, D. S. Shepherd, S. Cabrit, R. Bachiller, and E. Churchwell

PART V--Early Solar System and Planet Formation

THE FU ORIONIS PHENOMENON AND SOLAR NEBULA MATERIAL
K. R. Bell, P. M. Cassen, J. T. Wasson, and D. S. Woolum

FORMATION OF CHONDRULES AND CAIs: THEORY VS. OBSERVATION
R. H. Jones, T. Lee, H. C. Connolly, Jr., S. G. Love, and H. Shang

EXTINCT RADIONUCLIDES AND THE ORIGIN OF THE SOLAR SYSTEM
J. N. Goswami and H. A. T. Vanhala

TIMESCALES OF ACCRETION AND DIFFERENTIATION IN THE EARLY SOLAR SYSTEM: THE METEORITIC EVIDENCE
M. Wadhwa and S. S. Russell

METEORITICAL AND ASTROPHYSICAL CONSTRAINTS ON THE OXIDATION STATE OF THE SOLAR NEBULA
A. N. Krot, B. Fegley, Jr., K. Lodders, and H. Palme

THE OUTER SOLAR SYSTEM: CHEMICAL CONSTRAINTS AT LOW TEMPERATURES ON PLANET FORMATION
J. I. Lunine, T. C. Owen, and R. H. Brown

GIANT PLANET FORMATION
G. Wuchterl, T. Guillot, and J. J. Lissauer

ORBITAL EVOLUTION AND PLANET-STAR TIDAL INTERACTION
D. N. C. Lin, J. C. B. Papaloizou, C. Terquem, G. Bryden, and S. Ida

DISK-PLANET INTERACTIONS AND THE FORMATION OF PLANETARY SYSTEMS
W. R. Ward and J. M. Hahn

PART VI--Comets and the Kuiper Belt

COMETS: A LINK BETWEEN INTERSTELLAR AND NEBULAR CHEMISTRY
W. M. Irvine, F. P. Schloerb, J. Crovisier, B. Fegley, Jr., and M. J. Mumma

PHYSICAL NATURE OF THE KUIPER BELT
D. C. Jewitt and J. X. Luu

DYNAMICS OF THE KUIPER BELT
R. Malhotra, M. J. Duncan, and H. F. Levison

FORMATION AND COLLISIONAL EVOLUTION OF THE EDGEWORTH-KUIPER BELT
P. Farinella, D. R. Davis, and S. A. Stern

PART VII--Extrasolar Planets and Brown Dwarfs

EXTRASOLAR PLANETS AROUND MAIN-SEQUENCE STARS
G. W. Marcy, W. D. Cochran, and M. Mayor

BROWN DWARFS
B. R. Oppenheimer, S. R. Kulkarni, and J. R. Stauffer

NEW IDEAS IN THE THEORY OF EXTRASOLAR GIANT PLANETS AND BROWN DWARFS
A. Burrows, W. B. Hubbard, J. I. Lunine, M. S. Marley, and D. Saumon

PART VIII--Initial Conditions for Astrobiology

PLANETARY HABITABILITY AND THE ORIGINS OF LIFE
C. F. Chyba, D. P. Whitmire, and R. Reynolds



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