By Harm J. Habing,Hans Olofsson

The underlying astrophysical mechanisms of the gadgets referred to as asymptotic significant department stars - the constructions that ensue through the dramatic interval sooner than a star's loss of life - is the most subject of this article. during the last 3 many years, asymptotic gigantic department stars became an issue in their personal, and the contributions to this quantity all specialize in those entities themselves, instead of their connections to different fields of astronomy. among the issues coated are new tools of excessive- caliber infrared remark and the extra specific and reasonable simulations made attainable via more and more quickly pcs. This assortment could be invaluable 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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