Title Solar System and Planets
Description Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour. Properties of sun, planets, asteroids, and comets. Astronomical observations relevant to understanding solar system and its origin. Dynamical problems, including examination of fallacious hypotheses. Meteoritic evidence regarding earliest history of solar system. Chemical models of solar nebula. Space exploration and its planning. P/NP or letter grading
Units 4 units
Course Days Tuesday Thursday
Time 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Location CS76 WGYOUNG
Level Undergraduate
Course ID 178055200
Type Lecture
Instructor Kevin McKeegan
Email kdm@epss.ucla.edu
Phone 310-825-3580