Courses and Reserve

Fall Semester 2018

Course Title Section Instructor Date Time Location Syllabus
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Web
ASTR 170B1
The Physical Universe

L1

E. Olszewski
MWF 9:00-9:50 am  SO N210

Syllabus
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WEB
Reserve for 170B1
L1
Bennett, Donahue, Schneider, Voit / Essential Cosmic Perspective --8th ed. (2018)
L2 D. McCarthy MWF 10:00-10:50 am SO N210
breakout: 204/208
 
L3 J. Bieging MWF 1:00-1:50 pm SO N210
Reserve for 170B1
L3
Bennett, Donahue, Schneider, Voit / Essential Cosmic Perspective --8th ed. (2018)
L4 T. Fleming MW 2:00-3:15 pm Flandrau
Reserve for 170B1
L4
Frank / Astronomy : At Play in the Cosmos. (2016)
L5 D. McCarthy MWF 2:00-2:50 pm Saquaro Hall 101
ASTR 196
Seminar in Astronomical Problem Solving
L1 D. McCarthy Th 12:30-1:45 pm Harshbarger 206
ASTR 201
Cosmology
L1 D. Stark MWF 11:00-11:50 am SO N210
Reserve for 201
Kay, Palen, Blumenthal / 21st Century Astronomy --5th ed. (2016)
ASTR 202
Life in the Universe
L1 S. Kim TuTh 12:30-1:45 pm SO N210
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WEB
Reserve for 202 Bennett, Shostak / Life in the Universe --4th ed. (2017)
 

ASTR 203
Stars

L1 D. Sand
TuTh 11:00 am -12:15 pm SO N210

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Star Report help
Reserve for 203
Kay, Palen, Blumenthal / 21st Century Astronomy : Stars & Galaxies --5th ed. (2017)
 
  ASTR 204
Great Debates in Astronomy
L1 A. Zabludoff TuTh 11:00 am - 12:15 pm Flandrau  
ASTR 250
Fundamentals of Astronomy
L1  D. McCarthy TuTh 9:30-10:45 am SO 204/208  
Reserve for 250 Ryden / Foundations of Astrophysics. (2010)
 
ASTR 300A
Astrophysics
L1 K. Kratter MWF 11:00-11:50 am SO 204  
ASTR 320
History of Astronomical Throught
L1 M. Chriss TuTh 2:00-3:15 pm SO 204  
Reserve for 320
Hoskin / The Cambridge Illustrated History of Astronomy  
ASTR 325
Science & Science Fiction
L1 R. Poss MWF 2:00-2:50 pm SO 202  
Reserve for 325 Card / Masterpieces. (2001)
Clarke / Childhood's End. (1953)
Liu / The Three-Body Problem. (2016)
 
ASTR 333
Astronomy & the Arts
L1 R. Poss MWF 12:00-12:50 pm SO 202  
Reserve for 333 Brecht / Galileo. (1966)
Durrenmatt / The Physicists. (1991)
Hartwell & Cramer / Year's Best SF 14. (2009)
Kipphardt / In the Matter of J. Robert Oppenheimer. (1968)
 
ASTR 400A
Theoretical Astrophysics
L1 V. Paschalidis
TuTh 12:30- 12:45 pm SO 204  
Reserve for 400A
Prialnik / An Introduction to the Theory of Stellar Structure & Evolution --2nd ed. (2010)
Shu / The Physics of Astrophysics : Vol. 1 - Radiation. (1991)
 
ASTR 418/518
Instrumentation & Statistics
L1 R. Hinz
C. Bender
TuTh 9:30 -10:45 am SO 202  
Reserve for 418/518 Rieke / Measuring the Universe : A Multiwavelength Perspective. (2012)
Wall / Practical Statistics for Astronomers --2nd ed. (2012)
 
ASTR 540
Structure & Dynamics of Galaxies
L1 P. Behroozi
B. Frye
MWF 10:00-10:50 am SO 202  
Reserve for 540
Mo, van den Bosch, White / Galaxy Formation and Evolution. (2010)
ASTR 541
Extragalactic Astronomy & Cosmology
L1 X. Fan
MWF 2:00-2:50 pm SO 204 Syllabus
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WEB
Reserve for 541
Longair / Galaxy Formation -- 2nd ed. (2008)
Peacock / Cosmological Physics. (1999)
Peebles / Principles of Physical Cosmology. (1993)
 
ASTR 596B
Computational Tools for Astronomical Research
L1 P. Pinto
TuTh 2:00-3:15 pm SO 202/208  
ASTR 599
Journal Club
L1 A. Youdin
W 12:00-12:50 pm SO N305  
WEB
OPTI 428 Adaptive Optics & Imaging through Random Media L1 M. Hart WF 8:00-9:15 am Meinel Optical Science
305
 
Reserve for
OPTI 428/528
Tyson / Principles of Adaptive Optics --4th ed. (2015)
  PHYS 305
Computational Physics
L1 D. Psaltis TuTh 9:30-10:45 am PAS 272