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PHYS 1403Ω - Stars and Galaxies


Credits: 4
An introductory course will concentrate on the origin, life, and fate of the stars and universe, the various objects in the universe, the exploration of the universe by astronomer, and the understanding of the principles that lie behind the functioning of the universe. Discussion of atomic spectra, nuclear energy, and astronomical tools (such as optical, radio, and other telescopes and image enhancers) as they provide knowledge about distant objects will be included. Recent discoveries about quasars, black holes, and cosmology will be emphasized.
Lecture Hrs. = 3, Lab Hrs. = 3
Prerequisite: ENRD 402  or equivalent and MATH 330  or equivalent



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