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ASTR 1: Stars, Planets, and Life in the Universe (Stars/Planets/Life in the Univ)
Primarily for non-science majors. An introduction to how our Universe is structured, including the basic principles underlying astronomical systems and observations. Topics include the known laws of nature, stars, and planetary systems and the conditions for extraterrestrial life...
Professors: D Raghu; J Capone; Lewis, K; (more)
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ASTR 1: Stars/Planets/Life in the Univ
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ASTR 1: Stars, Planets, and Life in the Universe
Primarily for non-science majors. An introduction to how our Universe is structured, including the basic principles underlying astronomical systems and observations. Topics include the known laws of nature, stars, and planetary systems and the conditions for extraterrestrial life...
Professors: B Freehart; D Raghu; J Capone; (more)
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ASTR 001: Stars/Planets/Life in the Univ
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Professors: Butterworth, P; Immler, S; Maximon, L; (more)
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ASTR 2: Origins of the Cosmos
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Professors: A Hughes; B Freehart; Briscoe, W; (more)
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ASTR 002: Origins of the Cosmos
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Professors: Briscoe, W; Corcoran, M; Dhuga, K; (more)
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ASTR 161: Space Astrophysics
Physical processes of celestial phenomena as determined from space-based instrumentation. While the entire electromagnetic spectrum is covered, the high-energy (X-ray and gamma ray) region is emphasized. Results from ground-based instrumentation (e.g., radio and optical) may be i...
Professors: Dhuga, K; Shukla, S
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ASTR 183: General Relativity
A presentation of Einstein’s general theory of relativity. Topics include the special theory of relativity, the nature of space and time, the equivalence principle, Riemannian geometry, Einstein’s proposal, tests of the theory, Schwarzschild and Kerr solutions, Hawking radiation,...
Professors: Parke, W
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ASTR 195: Undergraduate Research in Astrophysics (Undrgrd Rsch in Astrophysics)
Research on problems in astrophysics approved by the faculty. May be repeated once for credit.
Professors: Dhuga, K; Maximon, L; Parke, W
Terms: N/A | Credits: 1-3
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ASTR 195: Undrgrd Rsch in Astrophysics
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