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Spring 2022 Astronomy GU4260 section 001

Call Number 15330
Day & Time
TR 2:40pm-3:55pm
140 Uris Hall
Points 3
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Mordecai-Mark Mac Low
Method of Instruction In-Person
Course Description Prerequisites: one year of calculus-based general physics. The goal of this course is to provide a basic hands-on introduction to the practice and theory of scientific computing with applications in astronomy and astrophysics. The course will include an introduction to programming, as well as a sampling of methods and tools from the field of scientific computing. The course will include a hands-on project in which students use numerical methods to solve a research problem. Students who are interested in participating in research projects are strongly encouraged to take the course in their sophomore or junior year.
Web Site Vergil
Department Astronomy
Enrollment 28 students (30 max) as of 11:41AM Thursday, June 30, 2022
Subject Astronomy
Number GU4260
Section 001
Division Interfaculty
Campus Morningside
Section key 20221ASTR4260W001

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