Department of Astronomy Center for Radiophysics & Space Research

ASTR 6530: Astrophysical Processes

InstructorsDong Lai
Credit Hours4
Typically OfferedSpring and/or Fall

Fundamentals of radiative transfer, bremsstrahlung, synchrotron radiation, Compton scattering, spectral line transfer, gas heating and cooling and topics in atomic and molecular spectroscopy are discussed within the framework of astrophysical sources and problems.