PTYS 582

High Energy Astrophysics

A study of pulsars, black holes, accretion disks, X-ray binaries, gamma-ray sources, radio galaxies, active galactic nuclei, and the acceleration of charged particles near these objects, together with the radiation mechanisms they employ to produce the high-energy emission we detect at Earth. This course is identical to ASTR 582. ASTR is home department.

Course Level: PTYS Graduate Elective
Course Credits: 2
Course Type: Graduate

Semester Section Instructor(s) Day/Time Location Resources
2019 Spring 001 Ozel MWF 11:00-11:50a.m. SO 204
2018 Spring 001 Ozel MW 2:00 - 2:50p.m. SO 204