Numerical solutions to key problems in astronomy and astrophysics. N-body gravitational calculations,
hydrodynamics in astronomy, radiative transfer, and techniques for large datasets.
- Numerical Techniques in Astronomy
- Spring Semester, odd-numbered years
- 2 credits (2 hrs lecture/recitation/discussion, 0 hrs lab)
- When offered as a half-semester course: (4 hrs lecture/recitation/discussion, 0 hrs lab)
- PHY 810 and PHY 820 or approval of department