• Planetary Astrophysics

    Astro C249

    CCN: 67235

    Instructor: Courtney Dressing

    Time & Location:

    MW 10:00 - 11:30AM 501B Campbell Hall



    Introduces graduate students and advanced undergraduates to the dynamic field of planetary systems. We will cover the instruments and techniques used to detect and characterize planets, planet formation, interior structures of planets, planetary dynamics, planetary atmospheres, habitability, and biosignatures. As part of the course, students will discuss current journal articles and conduct original research.