PHYS 987 (01) - Magnetospheres

Magnetospheres

Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Physics
Credits: 3.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 16331
Introduces plasma of physics of the interaction of solar and stellar winds with planets having internal magnetic fields, most predominately, the Earth. Both MHD and kinetic descriptions of internal and boundary processes of magnetospheres as well as treatment of the interaction with collisional ionospheres. Flow of mass, momentum, and energy, through such systems. (Normally offered every other year.)
Prerequisite(s): PHYS 951 with minimum grade of B- and PHYS 952 with minimum grade of B-
Equivalent(s): EOS 987
Instructors: STAFF

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm DEM 251