This course will review the physical processes related to the formation and evolution of the protosolar nebula and of protoplanetary disks. In doing that, we will discuss the main stages of planet formation and how different disk conditions impact planetary architectures and planet properties. We will confront the theories of disk evolution and planet formation with observations of circumstellar disks, exoplanets, and the planets and minor bodies in our Solar System. This course is cross-listed with ASTR 550 and may be co-convened with PTYS 450.
|Fall 2021||1||Ilaria Pascucci||Tuesday, Thursday 11:00a.m.-12:15p.m.||Kuiper 312||Syllabus|
|Fall 2019||1||Ilaria Pascucci||Tuesday, Thursday 11:00-12:15p.m.||Kuiper 312||Syllabus
|Spring 2018||1||Youdin||Tuesday, Thursday 2:00 - 3:15PM||SO 204||Syllabus