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By Emmi Meyer-Hofmeister, Henk Spruit

The main luminous compact items are powered via accretion of mass. Accretion disks are the only universal and basic component to those resources on commonly assorted scales, starting from shut stellar binaries, galactic black holes and X-ray pulsars to energetic galactic nuclei (AGN). Key new advancements in thought and observations, reviewed through specialists within the box, are provided during this e-book. The contributions to the workshop conceal the puzzles provided by way of the X-UV spectra of AGN and their variability, the new numerical simulations of magnetic fields in disks, the awesome habit of the superluminal resource 1915+105 and the "bursting pulsar" 1744-28, to say a number of the themes.

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