PHY404 - Star Formation and Evolution

Prof Paul Crowther

Phone: 0114 22 24291
Room: F09a

email: paul.crowther@sheffield.ac.uk

Dr Richard Parker

Phone: 0114 22 23560
Room:F22

email: r.parker@sheffield.ac.uk

Star formationModule Summary

The module will cover advanced astrophysics topics involving observations and theory of star formation, star clusters and the initial mass function, and planet formation, the evolution of low, intermediate and high mass single stars, close binary evolution, supernovae, end states - white dwarfs, neutron stars, black holes - and gamma ray bursts.

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Timetable

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Lecturers own web page

pacrowther.staff.shef.ac.uk/PHY404/