Course Details

ASTR 232: Astrophysics I

A study of stellar structure and evolution with an emphasis on the physical principles underlying the observed phenomena. Topics include the birth, evolution, and death of stars, pulsars, black holes, and white dwarfs. Prerequisite: Physics 226, 228, 231 or instructor permission
6 credits; NE, QRE; Offered Spring 2022; R. Terrien