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2023-2024 Catalog 
2023-2024 Catalog

ASTR123 HM - Stellar Structure and Evolution

Credit(s): 2

Instructor(s): Staff

Offered: Spring, alternate years

Description: A rigorous treatment of stellar atmospheres and radiative transfer. Topics include spectral line formation, stellar energy generation, evolution on and away from the main sequence, and the internal structures of stars and other self-gravitating objects. Offered jointly with Pomona and Joint Sciences.

Prerequisite(s): ASTR062 HM  and PHYS052 HM