Physics and Astronomy - Course Details


PHYS561: Galaxies and Large Scale Structure (PAST/FUTURE SEMESTER)

Offering:

Fall, Spring CR: 3.0

Prerequisites:

Graduate status or PHYS 342 or PHYS 344

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Description:

(ASTR 561) Covers basic observed properties and models of galactic structure, dynamics of stars, physics of interstellar medium, formation of galaxies, properties of clusters of galaxies, and dark matter.

Instructor(s):

Giannios, Dimitrios

Email:

dgiannio@purdue.edu

Textbook(s) for Fall 2016
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher Req/Opt Notes
Galactic Dynamics James Binney and Scott Tremaine 2nd; January 7, 2008 0691130272 Princeton University Press Required

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