Last updated May 22, 2015, 9:40am.
The latest version of the course syllabus is here.
Thirteenth Lecture (5/21/15) here.
First Homework (due April 7, 2015; okay to turn in April 9 since I didn't cover all of Lecture 2 on April 2). Note there is a typo in the units of the Oort constants in original homework; this version has been correctd. I will post solutions after class tomorrow (4/21); Solution 1
Second Homework (due April 14, 2015).
Third Homework (due April 21, 2015; note: there was a typo in the equation from Lecture 4 needed for problem 2c, so this is now extra credit).
Fourth Homework (due May 5, 2015)
Fifth Homework (due May 12, 2015; deadline extended to May 14, 2015)
Sixth Homework (due May 19, 2015)
Seventh Homework (due May 26, 2015)
Practice Midterm 1 (from 2009)
Practice Midterm 2 (from 2013)
PDF versions of the lectures and problem sets will be placed here as they become available - check back for updates.
|Office:||B370 Physics and Astronomy Building|
|3910 15th Avenue NE|
|Seattle, WA 98105|
|Email:||agol AT astro.washington.edu|
|University of Washington|
|Seattle, WA 98195|