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Graduate Record 2020-2021 
Graduate Record 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED RECORD]

ASTR 5010 - Astrophysical Processes

An introduction to the basic physics of astronomy and astrophysics organized around learning physical principles and applying them to astrophysical objects. Physics covered will be chosen from fluid mechanics, radiative transfer, statistical mechanics, classical and quantum radiation processes, and quantum mechanics of atomic and molecular structure. This graduate course will involve more complex and difficult assignments than ASTR 4810. Prerequisite: Instructor Permission.

Credits: 3