Astronomy 353 - Spring 2013

Astrophysics: From Black Holes to the First Stars

TTh 12:30-2 · RLM 15.216B · 48005


The first in-class exam will be Thursday, March 7th.

We will be posting lecture notes from every class but please also take your own notes as well.

Here is a list of physical constants that will be used in this course. Courtesy of Ned Wright - UCLA.

Oyvind Gron/Arne Naess: "Einstein's Theory" (Springer) available through the UT Austin online library system.

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The Red Spider Planetary Nebula
[C. Milovic/NASA]


Volker Bromm

RLM 16.214 · (512) 471-3432 · email

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Aaron Smith

Review Sessions:
Tues., 6 PM, RLM 15.216B