ASTRON 219 - High Energy Astrophysics or return to Course Catalog Search
111053 – Section 001
|Faculty of Arts and Sciences||Astronomy||Jonathan Grindlay and Paul Nulsen|
|Term||Day and Time||Location|
|Spring 2017-2018 (show academic calendar)||MW 1:30 p.m. - 2:29 p.m.||Observatory A 101 (FAS)|
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Credit in Faculty of Arts and Sciences is equivalent to:
Discussion of relativistic and high-energy astrophysical phenomena and observational techniques. Accretion onto compact stars (white dwarfs, neutron stars, black holes); active galactic nuclei, galaxy clusters. Gamma-ray bursts and cosmic rays. X-ray and gamma-ray background.
This course offered in alternate years.
|Eligible for cross-registration|
With permission of instructor/subject to availability
MIT students please cross register from MIT's Add/Drop application.