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Fall 2019 Physics GR8012 section 001

Call Number 47051
Day & Time
MW 1:10pm-2:25pm
414 Pupin Laboratories
Points 3
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Charles J Hailey
Method of Instruction Classroom
Course Description Prerequisites: Prerequisites; GR6011, another introductory astrophysics course or the instructor's permission; basic General Relativity or familiarity with tensors in flat space. A continuation of G6011. Likely topics include shocks and their application to supernovae; pulsar wind nebulae; atomic physics of astrophysical plasmas; accretion onto magnetized neutron stars and white dwarfs; thick accretion disks, non-thermal X-ray generation processes; particle acceleration and propagation; gravitational wave radiation; magnetars. 
Web Site Vergil
Department Physics
Enrollment 4 students (30 max) as of 8:04AM Sunday, December 15, 2019
Subject Physics
Number GR8012
Section 001
Division Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Open To Engineering:Graduate, GSAS, SIPA
Campus Morningside
Section key 20193PHYS8012G001

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