ASTR 406, Stellar Structure and Evolution

Stars: their properties, formation, evolution, and fate. We will also go into some detail about energy production, energy transfer, the equation of state and opacities.

Classes are in ATL 1114 on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:00 to 3:15.

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