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4130. Fundamentals of Planetary Science

Also offered as: GSCI 4560

3.00 credits

Prerequisites: PHYS 1230 or 1402 or 1502 or 1530 or 1602, any of which may be taken concurrently; MATH 1122 or 1126 or 1131, any of which may be taken concurrently.

Grading Basis: Graded

Evolution of the solar system, celestial mechanics, tidal friction, internal composition of planets, black-body radiation, planetary atmospheres.

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