Universität Wien FIND

280515 VU PM-Nawi The future of our sun (PI) (2019W)

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max. 15 participants
Language: German

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Thursday 03.10. 16:45 - 18:15 Seminarraum 2 Astronomie Sternwarte, Türkenschanzstraße 17
Thursday 10.10. 16:45 - 18:15 Seminarraum 2 Astronomie Sternwarte, Türkenschanzstraße 17
Thursday 17.10. 16:45 - 18:15 Seminarraum 2 Astronomie Sternwarte, Türkenschanzstraße 17
Thursday 24.10. 16:45 - 18:15 Seminarraum 2 Astronomie Sternwarte, Türkenschanzstraße 17
Thursday 31.10. 16:45 - 18:15 Seminarraum 2 Astronomie Sternwarte, Türkenschanzstraße 17
Thursday 07.11. 16:45 - 18:15 Seminarraum 2 Astronomie Sternwarte, Türkenschanzstraße 17
Thursday 14.11. 16:45 - 18:15 Seminarraum 2 Astronomie Sternwarte, Türkenschanzstraße 17
Thursday 28.11. 16:45 - 18:15 Seminarraum 2 Astronomie Sternwarte, Türkenschanzstraße 17
Thursday 05.12. 16:45 - 18:15 Seminarraum 2 Astronomie Sternwarte, Türkenschanzstraße 17
Thursday 12.12. 16:45 - 18:15 Seminarraum 2 Astronomie Sternwarte, Türkenschanzstraße 17
Thursday 09.01. 16:45 - 18:15 Seminarraum 2 Astronomie Sternwarte, Türkenschanzstraße 17
Thursday 16.01. 16:45 - 18:15 Seminarraum 2 Astronomie Sternwarte, Türkenschanzstraße 17
Thursday 23.01. 16:45 - 18:15 Seminarraum 2 Astronomie Sternwarte, Türkenschanzstraße 17
Thursday 30.01. 16:45 - 18:15 Seminarraum 2 Astronomie Sternwarte, Türkenschanzstraße 17

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Aims, contents and method of the course

This lecture offers an introduction into the late evolutionary stages of solar-like stars. In particular we will talk about the Asymptotic Giant Branch phase, the star's last Hurrah! Nucleosynthesis, atmospheric dynamics and mass loss will form the main topics of the lecture. Beside direct instruction, students will deal with current issues in this field in the form of eleborating presentations.

Assessment and permitted materials

Written exam at the end of the lecturing part, presentation, attendance and participation in discussions

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

first 4 semesters of the Astronomy Bachelor, at least Astrohysics I and II, ideally physical concepts of Astronomy
The final grade is based on:
exam, presentation, attendance and participation 50:40:10

Examination topics

Will be announced during the first lesson.

Reading list

Will be announced during the first lesson.
Habing & Olofsson: The Asymptotic Giant Branch Stars

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