Title Perils of Space: Introduction to Space Weather
Description Lecture, four hours. Concepts of plasma physics. Dynamic sun, solar wind, and Earth's magnetosphere and ionosphere. Space storms and substorms and their impacts on astronauts, spacecraft, and surface power and communication grids. P/NP or letter grading.
Units 4 units
Course Days Monday
Time 12:00 PM - 12:05 PM
Location TBD
Level Undergraduate
Course ID 0
Type Lecture
Instructor Martin Connors
Email martinc@athabascau.ca
Phone 310-825-5556