Special Topics in Planetary Science

Course will emphasize emerging and current topical research in Planetary Science; course will be offered as needed or required.  Sample course topics might include an active spacecraft mission, an emerging research area, or new discoveries.  Course may be co-convened with PTYS 495B. Graduate-level requirements may include an additional project for graduate credit and extra questions on exams, depending on the course/topic taught. Course may be repeated for credit 4x (or up to 12 units). Regular grades assigned (ABC).

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Semester Section Number Instructor(s) Day/Time Location Resources
2023 Spring 001 Erik Asphaug MW 11:00a.m.-12:15p.m. Kuiper 301 Syllabus
2023 Spring 002 Jessica Barnes, Pierre Haenecour MW 9:00-10:40a.m. Kuiper 7 Syllabus
2023 Spring 003 Isamu Matsuyama TTH 11:00a.m.-12:15p.m. Kuiper 309 Syllabus
2023 Fall 002 Roger Yelle MW 9:30-10:45a.m. Kuiper 301
2023 Fall 003 Walter Harris WF 11:00a.m.-12:15p.m. Kuiper 312
2023 Fall 001 Amy Mainzer MT (M) 3:30-4:45p.m. and (T) 2:00-3:15p.m. Kuiper 7