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Astronomy 734: Binary Stars

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Most stars in the Universe are binaries. This course gives an overview of our current knowledge of binary and multiple stars. Over ten lectures, the following subjects are discussed, among others:

For evaluation, students are requested to make one oral presentation of a sub-topic during the course. Further, at the end of the course students will each write one observing proposal on any topic from the course. The class as a whole will form a TAC to evaluate all proposals.


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