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Ay 102
Physics of the Interstellar Medium
9 units (3-0-6)  | second term
Prerequisites: Ay 20 is recommended.

An introduction to observations of the inter-stellar medium and relevant physical processes. The structure and hydrodynamic evolution of ionized hydrogen regions associated with massive stars and supernovae, thermal balance in neutral and ionized phases, star formation and global models for the interstellar medium.

Instructor: Kulkarni