Radiation Processes in Astrophysics

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Topics include continuous emission mechanisms (synchrotron radiation, inverse compton, and free-free emission), dust emission, photo-ionization and recombination, excitation and transfer of atomic and molecular lines, line broadening, and population inversion and astrophysical masers. physics of shock waves, and plasma physics.

Credits: 

3

Level: 

Graduate

Availability: 

Spring