Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2018

     

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PHYS 580 001 (CRN: 11525)

INTRODUCTION TO PLASMA PHYSICS

Long Title: INTRODUCTION TO PLASMA PHYSICS
Department: Physics and Astronomy
Instructor: Bradshaw, Stephen
Meeting: 9:25AM - 10:40AM TR (20-AUG-2018 - 30-NOV-2018) 
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:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 19
Section Enrolled: 2
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 19
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 4
Enrollment data as of: 24-APR-2024 6:06PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Scheduled Final Exam-OTR Room
Final Exam Time:
8-DEC-2018  
9:00AM - 12:00PM S
 
Description: Fundamental processes in cosmic and laboratory plasmas. Basic plasma characteristics, charged particle motion, waves in plasmas, magnetohydrodynamics, kinetic theory. Includes a substantial computational project related to plasma physics. Cross-list: PHYS 480. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for PHYS 580 if student has credit for PHYS 480.