Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2015

     

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ASTR 451 001 (CRN: 10876)

ASTROPHYSICS I: SUN AND STARS

Long Title: ASTROPHYSICS I: SUN AND STARS
Department: Physics and Astronomy
Instructor: Hartigan, Patrick
Meeting: 11:00AM - 11:50AM MWF (24-AUG-2015 - 4-DEC-2015) 
Part of Term: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
 
Prerequisites: (ASTR 350 OR ASTR 360 AND (PHYS 301 AND PHYS 302
Section Max Enrollment: 50
Section Enrolled: 6
Enrollment data as of: 19-JUL-2024 3:29AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
 
Description: Physics of stellar atmospheres, interiors and evolution. Polytropes, nucleosynthesis, radiative transfer, convection, oscillations, opacities, curves of growth, spectral line theory and observation.