Astrophysics Courses 2014-2015

Astrophysics Courses 2014-2015


Course Fall Winter Spring
Ay 1 Menu Course - lectures:
Cahill Hameetman Auditorium

http://www.astro.caltech.edu/~george/ay1/Ay1_main.html
- - G. Djogovski
Ay 1 - Sections
Auditorium
Cahill
Cahill
Cahill
Cahill
Cahill
Cahill L
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Undergrad TAs:






Ay 20 Basic Astronomy and the Galaxy
Cahill
TA: Prachi Parihar

http://www.astro.caltech.edu/~lah/ay20


Hillenbrand
MWF
3 - 4PM
Cahill 219

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Ay 21 Galaxies and Cosmology
Cahill 211
TAs: Yiang Cheng

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Djorgovski
WF
1-2PM
Cahill 211
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Ay 30 Introduction to Modern Research - J. Cohen
Tuesdays
7-9PM
Home of Faculty

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Ay 31 Core Writing Course
Cahill
http://www.astro.caltech.edu/~lah/ay31
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L. Hillenbrand

Ay 43 Reading in Astronomy and Astrophysics
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Ay 78 abc Senior Thesis
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Ay 101 Physics of Stars
Cahill 312
TA: Sarah Gossan

http://www.astro.caltech.edu/~lah/ay101
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C. Ott
TTh 2:30-4PM
Fridays: 3-5PM
Cahill 312
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Ay 102 Physics of Interstellar Medium
Cahill
TA:  
http://www.tapir.caltech.edu/~cott/ay102/index.html
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A. Sargent
Ay/Ph 104 Relativistic Astrophysics
NOT OFFERED 2014-2015


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Ay 105 Optical Astronomy Instrumentation Lab
Cahill 219
TA:   Donal O'Sullivan
- Hallinan/Martin
MTu
4-7PM
Cahill 219

Ay 111ab Introduction to Current Astrophysics Research
Cahill 219

Hallinan/Steidel
Wednesdays
10:00am
Cahill 219


Hallinan/Steidel
Wednesday
1-2PM
Cahill 219


GE/Ay 117 Statistics and Data Analysis in Astronomy


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H. Knutson
Ay 119 Methods of Computational Science
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Djorgovski
Ay 121 Radiative Processes
Cahill
TA: Gina Duggan



Hallinan
TTh
1-2:30PM
Cahill 219



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Ay 122ab  Astronomical Measurements and Instrumentation
Cahill
TA: AY 122A : Nicha Leethochawalit

Cohen/Steidel
TTH
10:30-12:00PM
Cahill 219


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Ay 123 Structure and Evolution of Stars
Cahill 219
TA: Gina Duggan





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Ellis
TTh
10:30-12PM
Cahill 219
Friday makeup class 10:30-12
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Ay 124 Structure and Dynamics of Galaxies
Cahill
TA: Donal O'Sullivan
Ellis
TTh
9-10:30AM
Cahill 219
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Ay 125 High Energy Astrophysics
Cahill
TA:   

- - Harrison
Ay 126 Interstellar and Intergalactic Media (grad course)
Cahill 219
TA: Nicha Leethochawalit
http://www.astro.caltech.edu/~astrom/ay126/Home.html
- Steidel
MW
10:30-12:PM
Cahill 219
Fridays 10:30-12PM makeup class
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Ay 127 Cosmology and Galaxy Formation
Cahill
TA:   

- - P. Hopkins

Ay 141 abc Research Conference in Astronomy
Cahill 370
AY141 Journal Club Schedule of Talks

Cohen/Ott
F 4-5
370 Cahill
Hillenbrand/Phinney
F 4-5
370 Cahill
Hopkins/Sargent
 F 4-5
Ay 142 Research in Astronomy
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Ay 143 Reading and Independent Study
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Ay 190 Computational Astrophysics
  NOT OFFERED 2014-2015
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Ay 211 Contemporary Extragalactic Astronomy
NOT OFFERED 2014-2015
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Ay 215 Seminar in Theoretical Astrophysics
NOT OFFERED 2014-2015
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Ay 218 Extrasolar Planets
NOT OFFERED 2014-2015
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Ay 219 Elements in the Universe and Galactic Chemical Evolution
[special topics]
Cahill 211


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Kirby
Tuesdays
1-3PM
Cahill 211

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FS /AY 3
Cahill 219
TA: Pavan Bilgi

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Kulkarni
MW
3-4PM
Cahill 219

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FS 3 Freshman Seminar: Cosmic Discovery
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Ph 1







Course Schedule





Ph 101  Order of Magnitude Physics





Ph 106ab





Ph 136ab




CLASSES 2014-2015