AST 905 - Numerical Techniques in Astrophysics - SS17

Description:

Numerical solutions and statistical methods as applied to key problems in astronomy and astrophysics. N-body gravitational calculations, hydrodynamics in astronomy, radiative transfer.  Monte Carlo, Bayesian statistics, techniques for large datasets.

Taught as PHY 905 section 003 in Spring 2017.  

 

Time & Location: Tu & Th, 1:00 PM - 2:20 PM. G031 Hubbard Hall

Instructor:  Brian O'Shea.

Email: oshea@msu.edu