Welcome to Astro 346 for Spring 2007!

Instructor: Prof. Curt Struck (A525 Physics) TA: Ms. Jeong-Sun Hwang (Physics 90)


From the course catalog:

Astro 346. Introduction to Astrophysics. (3-0) Cr. 3. S. Prereq: Phys 222.
Basic radiation theory; spectra. Observational determination of stellar properties; spectral classification. Binary systems. Stellar structure and evolution. White dwarfs, neutron stars, black holes. The Galaxy: structure and composition; the interstellar medium. Other galaxies; active galaxies; cosmology. Nonmajor graduate credit.

We meet at 1:10-2:00 on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday in Room 38 Physics.

Current Stuff

  • Formula sheet
  • Problem Set #6 is due Wed. Apr. 25, 2007

    The final exam period is Wed., May 2, 2:15-4:15

    Previous stuff

    Course Info