PHYS 521 Astrophysics (3 credits)

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Offered by: Physics (Faculty of Science)


Physics : An advanced course in modern astrophysics, covering topics such as the basic tools of astronomy (statistics, mathematical methods, computational tools, and instrumentation); stellar astrophysics (properties, structure, atmospheres, binaries/exoplanets); the interstellar medium, star formation, stellar evolution and endpoints (white dwarfs, neutron stars, black holes); and the Milky Way, galaxies, and cosmology.

Terms: Fall 2023

Instructors: Rutledge, Robert (Fall)

  • Fall

  • 3 hours

  • Restriction: U3 students and graduate students, or permission of the instructor

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