AST 6112 Spring 2011

N-Body integrators (needed for numerical project) are available at the following sites:
John Chambers' Mercury package
Joe Hahn's modified version of Mercury, with additional IDL routines
Hal Levison and Martin Duncan's Swift package

I am compiling a reading list for you to select your final journal-club-style presentations from. It will be posted here and announced in class when available.

Problem Set #1 due Tuesday January 18.

Assigned reading for Tuesday January 25:

Tuesday office hours are now at 9:30-10:30 a.m.

Class on Thursday January 27 is rescheduled for 10:30 a.m. on Thursday February 3. Location is TBD.

Problem Set #2 due Friday February 4 at 3:00 p.m.

The site has a nice interactive tool for exploring the properties of known exoplanets.

Back to Josh Colwell's home page.