Dr. Mike Inglis

Astronomer. Academic. Author.




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Dr. Mike Inglis is the author of numerous astronomy books for the amateur astronomer and astronomy student.

Additionally, he has had many articles published in popular astronomy magazines, such as Sky & Telescope (the world’s best selling astronomy magazine), the Journal of the SPA [Society for Popular Astronomy], and Astronomy Now (the UK’s best selling magazine), as well as in research-level journals.

As a professional astronomer, Dr. Mike Inglis is also the Series Editor for several advanced book series;

  • "Undergraduate Lecture Notes in Physics & Astrophysics" , for degree-level Physics and Astrophysics students.
  • "Springer Briefs in Astronomy", for PhD astrophysics students and research astrophysicists.
  • "Astronomers' Observing Guides", for advanced amateur astronomers.
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Recent News

Dr Mike Inglis has just signed a contract to write a new book, an expanded 3rd edition of his classic book - "Astrophysics is Easy", and will contain new chapters, up-to-date research results, expanded current chapters, along with new problems, and many colour photographs. It will be published in the autumn of 2021.

A new book was published in the summer of 2018 - the 2nd edition, of the second volume in the series - Astronomy of the Milky Way. Volume 2 - The Southern Sky. Volume 1: The Northern sky was published in 2017.

New Book:

Astronomy of the Milky Way: The Southern Sky.

The book is an updated and revised edition of Mike's classic text, and remains the most comprehensive book on the subject.

Available from Amazon and all good book shops.

Plus: Dr Mike Inglis is currently planning a book for 2021, which will be an expanded 3rd edition of his book on Astrophysics.

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