2015-2016 University Catalog 
    
    Apr 02, 2020  
2015-2016 University Catalog archived

Add to Portfolio

PHYS 151 - Stellar Evolution and Cosmology


FDR: SL
Credits: 4

An introduction to the physics and astronomy of stellar systems and the universe. Topics include the formation and lifecycle of stars, stellar systems, galaxies, and the universe as a whole according to "Big Bang" cosmology. Observational aspects of astronomy are also emphasized, including optics and telescopes, star maps, and knowledge of constellations. Geometry, trigonometry algebra and logarithms are used in the course. Laboratory course. Sukow. Planned Offering: Fall, Spring when interest is expressed and departmental resources permit.




Add to Portfolio