Current Graduate Course Schedule

Copy of 2020 Spring Graduate Courses

Course # Name Day Time Location Instructor
ASTR 500 Seminar TBD synchronous online Jackiewicz
ASTR 503 Astrophysics TTh 10:30-11:45 synchronous online Lyra
ASTR 555 Galaxies I TTh 12:00-13:15 synchronous online Prescott
ASTR 620 Planetary Processes MW 10:30-11:45 synchronous online Chanover

While we have a nominal two-year course rotation, small modifications to this may be made to accommodate faculty sabbaticals, buy-outs, student interest, etc.

Two Year Graduate Course Rotation

YEAR A, FALL
ASTR 565 Stellar Interiors Jackiewicz
ASTR 535 Observational Techniques Holtzman
ASTR 605 Interstellar Medium Walterbos
YEAR A, SPRING
ASTR 575 or ASTR 630 Computational Astrophysics or Astrostatistics Holtzman
ASTR 621 Planetary Science II Murphy
ASTR 625 Cosmology (offered only if there is sufficient enrollment) Finlator, Klypin
ASTR 670 Heliophysics McAteer
YEAR B, FALL
ASTR 555 Galaxies Holtzman, Prescott
ASTR 545 Stellar Spectroscopy Churchill
ASTR 620 Planetary Science I Chanover
YEAR B, SPRING
ASTR 506 Stellar Dynamics Klypin
ASTR 610 Radio Astronomy Walterbos
ASTR 616 Galaxies II Klypin, Finlator

In addition, in any given semester you are encouraged to take the ASTR 598 “research” course for 3 credits. An overview of the expectations of this course can be found   here.