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ASTR 400 : Stellar Astrophysics

Prerequisites: CSC 309, MATH 245 or 376, and PHYS 320, all with grades of C- or better.
Description: Introduction to stellar astrophysics: the birth, life and death of stars; stellar atmospheres and spectra; stellar interiors; energy generation and transport; star formation; stellar evolution and death; the Solar Cycle and the Sun-Earth connection. Paired with ASTR 700. Students who have completed ASTR 700 may not take ASTR 400 for credit.
Units: 3
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