The fundamentals of astrophysics are applied to the galaxy and objects therein. Topics include the interstellar medium, stellar populations, galactic structure, formation, and evolution.
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|Course Format: Lecture||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Prerequisites: (ASTR155 AND ASTR211)
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (ASTR)(SISP)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Several review papers and portions of textbooks.
|Examination and Assignments: |
Several problem sets will be assigned as well as one research project. There will be a midterm and a final exam.
|Instructor(s): Herbst,William Times: .M.W... 02:40PM-04:00PM; Location: TBA|
|Total Enrollment Limit: 25||SR major: 8||JR major: 8|| || |
|Seats Available: 10||GRAD: 5||SR non-major: 2||JR non-major: 2||SO: 0||FR: 0|