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PHY 417 Astrophysics (3 credits)

Application of the principles of classical and modern physics to astronomical phenomena. Topics include the acquisition and analysis of primary astronomical data; stellar energy production, structure, and evolution, including red giants, white dwarfs, neutron stars, and black holes; galactic structure and evolution; and cosmology.

Prerequisites: PHY 251, MAT 213, or permission of the Physics Department Chair.