This course covers the physics needed for higher level astrophysics courses, and is a requirement for those courses. Furthermore, it gives a first introduction to several topics in modern astrophysics, including stars (stellar structure and evolution), compact objects (neutron stars and black holes), galaxies (galactic structure), and cosmology. The course should be taken by everybody interested in astrophysics. Prerequisite: Physics 117A and 118A or Physics 197 and 198 or permission of instructor.
Course Attributes: FA NSMBU SCIAR NSMAS NSM
Section 01Introduction to Astrophysics
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