Jan 21, 2022  
University of Alberta Calendar 2021-2022 
    
University of Alberta Calendar 2021-2022

ASTRO 322 - Galactic and Extragalactic Astrophysics


★ 3 (fi 6) (either term, 3-0-0) The interstellar medium and interstellar reddening; galactic structure; kinematics and dynamics of stars in galaxies; quasars; introduction of cosmology. Prerequisites: MATH 115, 118, 136, 146, or 156 and one of PHYS 124, PHYS 144, or EN PH 131, and one of PHYS 126, PHYS 146, or PHYS 130, and PHYS 208 or 271. Previous knowledge of astronomy is advantageous. ASTRO 320 is strongly recommended.