PTYS 545

Stars and Planets

This course will explore the physical principles that govern the structure and evolution of stars and planets. Topics covered will include stellar structure, energy generation and transport, and equations of state. Applying physical models and computational methods, fundamental properties of stars and planets will be derived, and compared with observational constraints. Identical to: ASTR 545; ASTR is home department. Usually offered: Fall.

Course Level: 
PTYS Graduate Elective
Course Level Other: 
PTYS Graduate Elective
Course Credits: 
3
Course Type: 
Graduate

Semester Section Number Instructor(s) Day/Time Location Resources
2022 Spring 001 Smith TTH 9:30-10:45a.m. Steward Observatory 208
2019 Fall 001 Eisner/Youdin TTH 1:00-3:00p.m. SO 208