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Link to Course Syllabus - April/May 2024

Link to Resources Online

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Lecture 1

Lecture Notes

Lecture 2

Lectures 3 & 4

Lecture 5


Some interesting Books:

  • The Book Nobody Read by Owen Gingerich
  • Sidereus Nuncius by Galileo (Albert VanHelden trans.)
  • Galileo's Daughter by Dava Sobel


Lectures 6&7

Lecture 8



Lecture 9


Lecture 10 & 11

Stellar Models
Life on the Main Sequence
Giant Stars
Low Mass Stars
Death of massive stars

Lecture 11

Link to Arthus C. Clarkes's The Star

Lecture 12

Lecture 13


Lecture 14