|Spring 2010||Astronomy 110||MWF 9:30 &mdash 10:20|
Distance measurements are critical to understanding stellar properties. Stars span an enormous range of luminosity, temperature, and size, but these parameters are profoundly related to each other. Studying clusters of stars born at the same time provides clues to the lives of stars.
Please read all subsections of each section below.
|11.1||Properties of Stars|
|11.2||Patterns Among Stars|
Joshua E. Barnes
(barnes at ifa.hawaii.edu)
13 March 2010