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ASTR UN3101 Modern Stellar Astrophysics II. 3 points.

CC/GS: Partial Fulfillment of Science Requirement

Prerequisites: one year of calculus-based general physics.

Introductory astronomy is not required, but some exposure to astronomy is preferable. In the first half of the course, we will examine the physics of stellar interiors in detail, leading us to develop models of stellar structure and consider how stars evolve. In the second half of the course, we will discuss special topics, such as pre-main sequence evolution, the late stages of stellar evolution, and supernovae and compact objects.

Fall 2018: ASTR UN3101
Course Number Section/Call Number Times/Location Instructor Points Enrollment
ASTR 3101 001/19438 T Th 1:10pm - 2:25pm
1332 Pupin Laboratories
Melissa Ness 3 7/20