Astronomy 220B
Star and Planet Formation
Fall Quarter, 2012

Class meeting time

Tuesday and Thursday 2:00 - 3:45 PM
356 Interdisciplinary Sciences Building

Professor contact information

Prof. Mark Krumholz
109 Center for Adaptive Optics Building
Phone: 459-1312
Email: mkrumhol at REMOVE.THIS.ucsc.edu
Office hours: by appointment

Syllabus

Course syllabus

Homework Assignments

Homework 1, due October 11
Homework 2, due October 25
Homework 3, due November 8
Homework 4, due November 27
Homework 5, due December 11

Lecture Notes

September 27, Class 1: Observing the Cold ISM (slides)
October 2, Class 2: Observing Young Stars (slides)
October 23, Class 8: Collapse (slides)
October 25, Class 9: Stellar Clustering (slides)
October 30, Class 10: Fragmentation and the IMF (slides)
November 1, Class 11: Protostellar Disks (slides)
November 6, Class 12: Protostellar Outflows (slides)
November 8, Class 13: Protostellar Birth
November 13, Class 14: Protostellar Evolution (slides)
November 15, Class 15: Massive Star Formation (slides)
November 20, Class 16: Massive Star Feedback (slides)
November 27, Class 17: Phenomenology of Late-Stage Disks (slides)
December 4, Class 19: Planetesimals to Planets