Universität Wien FIND

280502 VU PM-Astr Comets and astrobiology (PI) (2019W)

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max. 25 participants
Language: German, English

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Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Start: 6.10. 16:45

Monday 07.10. 11:30 - 13:00 Seminarraum 1 Astronomie Sternwarte, Türkenschanzstraße 17
Monday 14.10. 11:30 - 13:00 Seminarraum 1 Astronomie Sternwarte, Türkenschanzstraße 17
Monday 21.10. 11:30 - 13:00 Seminarraum 1 Astronomie Sternwarte, Türkenschanzstraße 17
Monday 28.10. 11:30 - 13:00 Seminarraum 1 Astronomie Sternwarte, Türkenschanzstraße 17
Monday 04.11. 11:30 - 13:00 Seminarraum 1 Astronomie Sternwarte, Türkenschanzstraße 17
Monday 11.11. 11:30 - 13:00 Seminarraum 1 Astronomie Sternwarte, Türkenschanzstraße 17
Monday 25.11. 11:30 - 13:00 Seminarraum 1 Astronomie Sternwarte, Türkenschanzstraße 17
Monday 02.12. 11:30 - 13:00 Seminarraum 1 Astronomie Sternwarte, Türkenschanzstraße 17
Monday 09.12. 11:30 - 13:00 Seminarraum 1 Astronomie Sternwarte, Türkenschanzstraße 17
Monday 16.12. 11:30 - 13:00 Seminarraum 1 Astronomie Sternwarte, Türkenschanzstraße 17
Monday 13.01. 11:30 - 13:00 Seminarraum 1 Astronomie Sternwarte, Türkenschanzstraße 17
Monday 20.01. 11:30 - 13:00 Seminarraum 1 Astronomie Sternwarte, Türkenschanzstraße 17
Monday 27.01. 11:30 - 13:00 Seminarraum 1 Astronomie Sternwarte, Türkenschanzstraße 17

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Aims, contents and method of the course

Overview on the observational properties of asteroids and comets, and their interactions with planets (close encounters and impacts).
Observational techniques and campaigns using space missions and ground based telescopes.

Introducion to extrasolar systems and the habitability of earth-like planets.
Life based on alternative solvents as well as an introduction on exotic life especially extremophile life.

Assessment and permitted materials

Written, two exams

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Basic knowledge of astronomy

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