PHYS 5590 - Stellar Astrophysics and Compact Objects (Honors) 3 Credit(s)
Enrollment Requirement: Recommended Prerequisite: , , , or equivalent.
Attributes: Honors Course
A core course which develops a physical methodology to understand the origin and evolution of stars. Discusses formation of stars, stellar evolution, star clusters, novae and supernovae, white dwarves, neutron stars, and black holes. Topics include Cepheid variables, Wolf-Rayet Stars, binary stellar systems and accretion disks.
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