Bulletin: AS701-749

Spring 2019 Astronomy Courses

AS 701 – AS 749

Astronomical Spectroscopy

GRS AS 713 (4 credits)

Spectroscopic processes in astrophysics. Energy levels in atoms and molecules. Atomic and molecular spectral lines. Excitation of atoms and molecules. Transfer of line radiation. Spectroscopic instruments. Derivation of physical parameters from spectroscopic observations.

2019SPRGGRSAS713 A1, Jan 23rd to May 1st 2019

Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MWF 09:05:00 AM 09:55:00 AM CAS 502

Plasma Physics

GRS AS 727 (4 credits)

Physics of space and astrophysical plasmas. Individual particle drifts in fields, electrostatic and electromagnetic waves and instabilities, magnetohydrodynamics, kinetic theory of waves, instabilities, and Landau damping.

2019SPRGGRSAS727 A1, Jan 22nd to May 2nd 2019

Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 09:30:00 AM 10:45:00 AM CAS 502