Astrophysics Terminology

Some articles on astrophysics terminology, astrophysics:

List Of Astronomy Acronyms - N
... Near-Infrared Mapping Spectrometer, an instrument on the Galileo spacecraft NIR – (astrophysics terminology) Near-InfraRed NIST – (organization) National Institute of Standards and ... New Suspected Variable, a catalog of variable stars NT – (astrophysics terminology) Non-Thermal, radiation that is not related to the emission source's temperature (such as synchrotron radiation) NTT ...
List Of Astronomy Acronyms - U
... Survey of Asteroids and Comets UFO – (astrophysics terminology) Unidentified Flying Object UG – (celestial object) U Geminorum, a class of cataclysmic variable stars (also ...
List Of Astronomy Acronyms - T
... that awards telescope observing time TAC – (catalog) Twin Astrograph Catalog TAI – (astrophysics terminology) International Atomic Time TAMS – (astrophysics terminology ...
List Of Astronomy Acronyms - V
... der Sternfreunde, the German amateur astronomers society VEEGA – (astrophysics terminology) Venus-Earth-Earth Gravity Assist, the path taken by the Galileo ...
List Of Astronomy Acronyms - S
... Large Telescope SAO – (organization/catalog) Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, the name of astrophysics research organization associated with Harvard University also a catalog of ...