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Experimental Physics 4 in English 
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2
Summer semester 2021
Assistant Professorship of Observational Cosmology (Prof. Suyu)
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This course is an introduction to astrophysics. Students will get to use their knowledge of physics and mathematics to understand and appreciate many fascinating astronomical phenomena. The course will cover the basic tools of astronomy, the nature of stars, the solar system, galaxies and the Universe.

This course supplements the German course of Experimentalphysik 4, by focusing on the topic of astrophysics that is not covered in the German course and thus offering students the opportunity to learn about astrophysics.
Study of Physics to 4th Semester level. This includes Classical Mechanics, Calculus as well as Linear Algebra.
After successful completion of this module, the student is able to

- measure distances to celestial objects
- explain the life of stars
- measure masses and properties of galaxies
- probe the Universe in various ways
English
class lecture
2 Hours per week (Lecture)
2 Hours per week (Tutorial)
2 Hours per week (Preparation / Reading / Exercises)
Details
Für die Anmeldung zur Teilnahme müssen Sie sich in TUMonline als Studierende*r identifizieren.
Note: Register in advance for this lecture on Zoom:
https://tum-conf.zoom.us/meeting/register/u5AsdO6ppjMpE9T1KZq7yb9ptP-M8CO9kzmw

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email from Zoom containing information about joining the lecture on Zoom.
Zusatzinformationen
Lecture slides/material will be provided to accompany the lecture course, and available on the course webpage at:
https://wwwmpa.mpa-garching.mpg.de/~suyu/teaching/ph0004en.html

Textbook:
“An Introduction to Modern Astrophysics”, 2nd Edition, by Bradley W. Carroll & Dale A. Ostlie

https://www.cambridge.org/gb/academic/subjects/physics/astrophysics/introduction-modern-astrophysics-2nd-edition?format=HB&isbn=9781108422161
Online information
e-learning course (moodle)
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