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2016-2017 Undergraduate Bulletin 
    
2016-2017 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ASTR 4010 - Astrophysics I: Introduction to Stellar Structure and Evolution

3 Credit Hours
Prerequisite: ASTR 1020/1021 , 2020 ; PHYS 2120/2121 ; and (MATH 3120  or PHYS 3005 )
Description: Introduces the physics of the sun and stars. Includes properties of E&M radiation, stellar distances and magnitudes, radioactive transfer, the sun, the ISM and star formation, stellar evolution, stellar endpoints and variable stars.