Course Synopses

16:750:606 STARS AND PLANETS (3)

  • Course Description:

    Prerequisites: 750:514 Radiative Processes or 750:504 Electricity and Magnetism II. Stellar properties, internal structure, energy generation and transport, neutrinos, atmospheres, solar oscillations. Stellar evolution, red giants, white dwarfs, variable stars, supernovae, neutron stars, black holes. Brown dwarfs, planets, extrasolar planets.

  • Learning Management System: http://www.physics.rutgers.edu/grad/606/