PHY404 - Star Formation and Evolution
Prof Paul Crowther
Phone: 0114 22 24291
Dr Richard Parker
Phone: 0114 22 23560
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.