ASTR 815. Computational Physics and Astronomy. 3 Hours.

Advanced computer applications in physics and astronomy. General discussion and illustration of problem organization and solution by numerical and other methods with examples from plasma, space, solid state, elementary particle, and nuclear physics and astronomy. Students will design, write, validate, and document a computer program to solve a physical problem. (Same as PHSX 815 and CHEM 914.) Prerequisite: Six hours of computer science courses numbered 300 or above, and six hours of physics and/or astronomy courses numbered 300 or above. LEC.

Master of Science in Physics

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...certification. Required Courses (21 credit hours) PHSX/ASTR 815 Computational Methods in Physical Sciences 3...

Doctor of Philosophy in Physics

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...candidacy, the student must complete PHSX 815 / ASTR 815 , Computational Physics and Astronomy, with a...