1. Limited time only! Sign up for a free 30min personal tutor trial with Chegg Tutors
    Dismiss Notice
Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Astrophysics Asytrophysics books for Master's degree

  1. Jun 6, 2016 #1
    I'm a master student in physics. I need suggestions for good astrophysics books with complete theoretical treatment.
  2. jcsd
  3. Jun 8, 2016 #2


    User Avatar
    Gold Member

    Carroll - An Introduction to Modern Astrophysics
  4. Jun 13, 2016 #3
    I really like Astrophysics for Physicists by Choudhuri, but it might not be deep enough for you.
    Otherwise: Radiative Processes in Astrophysics by Rybicki and Lightman (this is pretty thorough) and Theoretical Astrophysics by Padmanabhan (but I found the English difficult to follow)
  5. Jun 13, 2016 #4

    Dr Transport

    User Avatar
    Science Advisor
    Gold Member

    The Physics of Astrophysics, Vol I & II, by Shu
  6. Jul 9, 2016 #5


    User Avatar
    Science Advisor
    Homework Helper

    Which topics do you find most relevant to learn?
Share this great discussion with others via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook

Have something to add?
Draft saved Draft deleted