MODERN ASTROPHYSICS I (ASTR 311)
INTRODUCTION TO MODERN ASTROPHYSICS
Course Instructor :
Prof. Dr. Solen Balman
TEXT BOOK: Physics of Stellar Evolution and Cosmology by H. Goldberg & M.D Scadron
READING-TEXT1: An Introduction to Modern Astrophysics by B.W. Carroll & D. A. Ostlie (2nd Eddition)
Explorations: An Introduction to Astronomy
(6th edition) by Thomas T. Arny & Stephen Schneider
Supporting Text1: The Cosmic Perspective Stars Galaxies and Cosmology by Bennett, Donahue, Schneider, Voit (6-7-8th Eddition)
(7th/8th edition) by E. Chaisson & S. McMillan available in the library
SECOND MIDTERM EXAM 26 Dec 2017 17:40-19:30 in Phys-422
Covers Chap. 2 sec. 2.2 only out to Chap. 3 sec. 3.1.4 and the HR-diagram and Chap.3 lecture-slides below
given as support to these chapter/s in the book.
Bring your calculators.
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