Course Synopses

01:750:345. COMPUTATIONAL ASTROPHYSICS (3)

  • Course Description:
    Lec. 1.5 hrs., lab. 3 hrs. Prerequisites: 01:750:341,342 or permission of instructor. Students must have nighttime hours free for observing. 

    Introduction to computational astrophysics, including key algorithms, their implementation in code, and their application to current research in astrophysics.  Extended projects feature analysis of real data and simulations.

    A web site for the previous offering of this course under a different course number can be found below.

  • Learning Management System: http://www.physics.rutgers.edu/ugrad/345/