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By Harm J. Habing,Hans Olofsson

The underlying astrophysical mechanisms of the items often called asymptotic tremendous department stars - the constructions that ensue in the course of the dramatic interval ahead of a star's loss of life - is the most subject matter of this article. over the last 3 many years, asymptotic great department stars became a subject matter 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 many subject matters lined are new tools of excessive- caliber infrared remark and the extra distinctive and practical simulations made attainable through more and more quick desktops. This assortment may be important to graduate scholars who paintings within the box, academics who are looking to deal with the topic of their classes, and to astronomers from quite a few backgrounds who're attracted to the astrophysics of AGB stars.

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