Physics 772 Spring 2014 Reference Page

High Energy Astrophysics
Course Number: 
772
Semester:
Spring
Year:
2014
Student Type: 
Graduate
Course Description: 
Interactions among the particles, fields, and radiation of interstellar and intergalactic space. Gamma-ray, x-ray, and cosmic ray production, propagation, and detection.
Prerequisites: 
Physics 721 or 322, basic knowledge of spec relativity, basic diff equations, or consent of instructor
Lecture Place and Time: 
MW 2:30-3:45pm, 2120 Chamberlin Hall
Instructor: 
Sebastian Heinz
Textbooks:
Radiative Processes in Astrophysics by Ribicky, G & Lightman, A Wiley-Interscience 1985, ISBN 0471827592
High Energy Astrophysics by Longair, M. Cambridge University Press 2010, ISBN 0521756189
Accretion Power in Astrophysics by Frank, J., King, A., & Raine Cambridge University Press 2002, ISBN 0521629578
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