Course Synopses

01:750:442. HIGH ENERGY ASTROPHYSICS AND RADIATIVE PROCESSES (3)

  • Course Description:
    Prerequisites: 01:750:342 or (361 and 385-386). 

    Radiation and scattering processes in plasma. Detection and X- and gamma-rays. Supernovae and remnants, pulsars. Gamma-ray bursts. Accretion disks and binary star outbursts. Quasars and active galactic nuclei. Cosmic rays.

    Course Supervisor: Jack Hughes, Serin 307W, 848-445-8878, jph "at" physics.rutgers.edu
    Office Hour: TBD (or send an e-mail to schedule a different meeting time)
    Lectures: TF (10:20 - 11:40 AM), ARC-207

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