Principles of Planetary Physics

Core Course

PTYS Graduate Core Course. Quantitative investigation of the physical processes controlling planet formation, the orbital and rotational dynamics of planetary systems, the mechanical and thermal aspects of a planetary interior, and the dynamics of the Earth-Moon and other satellite systems. Sample course syllabus, Matsuyama (PDF)

Course Level: PTYS Graduate Core Course
Course Credits: 3
Course Type: Graduate

Semester Section Instructor(s) Day/Time Location Resources
2021 Fall 001 Isamu Matsuyama
2019 Fall 001 Isamu Matsuyama