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Fall 2014 Astronomy C3105 section 001

Call Number 27657
Day & Time
MW 2:40pm-3:55pm
To be announced
Points 3
Approvals Required None
Instructor Zoltan Haiman
Course Description Prerequisites: one year of calculus based physics. This class will cover the physics and observations of extrasolar planets at a quantitative level, including: detection methods, theories of planet formation and migration, orbital dynamics, rocky vs. gaseous planets, extrasolar planet atmospheres, and habitability, including possibly observable life signatures and some aspects of astrobiology.  We will also cover several recent experimental results.
Web Site CourseWorks
Department Astronomy
Enrollment 11 students as of 11:25PM Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Subject Astronomy
Number C3105
Section 001
Division Columbia College
Campus Morningside
Section key 20143ASTR3105C001

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