Astrophysics Courses 2015-2016

Course Fall Winter Spring
Ay 1 Menu Course - lectures:
TAs:

http://www.astro.caltech.edu/~george/ay1/Ay1_main.html
- - Djorgovski
day
time
place
Ay 20 Basic Astronomy and the Galaxy

TA:

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


Hillenbrand
day
time
place

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Ay 21 Galaxies and Cosmology

TA:

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Djorgovski
day
time
place
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Ay 30 Introduction to Modern Research - Cohen
Tuesdays
7-9PM
Homes of Faculty

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Ay 31 Core Writing Course

http://www.astro.caltech.edu/~lah/ay31
- -
Hillenbrand

Ay 43 Reading in Astronomy and Astrophysics
- - -
Ay 78 abc Senior Thesis
- - -
Ay 101 Physics of Stars

TA:

Cohen
day
time
place






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Ay 102 Physics of the Interstellar Medium

TA:  
- Kulkarni
day
time
place




Ay/Ph 104 Relativistic Astrophysics



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M. Kasliwal
day
time
place
Ay 105 Optical Astronomy Instrumentation Lab

TA:
- Hallinan/Mawet
day
time
place

Ay 111a Introduction to Current Astrophysics Research

Hallinan
day
time
place
- -
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
day
time
place
Ay 121 Radiative Processes

TA:

Hallinan/Kirby
day
time
place
- -
Ay 122a  Astronomical Measurements and Instrumentation

TA:
Steidel/Mawet
day
time
place
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Ay 123 Structure and Evolution of Stars

TA:




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Kirby
day
time
place
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Ay 124 Structure and Dynamics of Galaxies

TA:
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Steidel
day
time
place
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Ay 125 High Energy Astrophysics
Cahill
TA:   
- - Phinney
day
time
place
Ay 126 Interstellar and Intergalactic Media

TA:
- Hopkins
day
time
place
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Ay 127 Cosmology and Galaxy Formation
Cahill
TA:   

- - Hopkins
day
time
place
Ay 141 abc Research Conference in Astronomy
Cahill 370
AY141 Journal Club Schedule of Talks

Hopkins/Kirby
F 4-5
370 Cahill
Cohen/Mawet
F 4-5
370 Cahill
Kasliwal/Phinney
 F 4-5
370 Cahill
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 2015-16
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Ay/Ge 194 Extrasolar Planets

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Batygin/Hillenbrand/Mawet
day
time
place
Ay 211 Contemporary Extragalactic Astronomy
  NOT OFFERED 2015-16
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Ay 215 Seminar in Theoretical Astrophysics
NOT OFFERED 2015-2016
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Ay 218 Extrasolar Planets

Offered as Ay/Ge 194 for 2015-16
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See Ay/Ge 194
Ay 219 Elements in the Universe and Galactic Chemical Evolution
  NOT OFFERED 2015-16

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FS /AY 3 Freshman Seminar: Cosmic Discovery

TA:

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Kulkarni
day
time
place

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Ph 1

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Ph 101  Order of Magnitude Physics

  NOT OFFERED 2015-16



Ph 136abc Applications of Classical Physics

Ott
TTh 2:30-4
Thermo, Stat Mech, Optics, Transport theory
Ott
TTh 2:30-4
Non-rel and relativistic hydrodynamics, MHD, plasma physics
Scheel
TTh 2:30-4
Introduction to General Relativity
CLASSES 2014-2015