ASTR 596/496 APA: Course Schedule and Lecture Notes

Lecture material may vary, but due dates are fixed. Visit this page for updates.

Date Topic Assignment Due
Aug 25 Welcome; Introduction to the Art of Estimation
Sept 1 The Origin of the Moon Compass
Sept 8 Career Wordlines Compass
Sept 15 Order of Magnitude No homework this week!
Sept 22 Order of Magnitude Redux Compass
Sept 29 Guest Speaker: Careers at JPL Compass
Oct 6 Guest Speaker: Graduate Study Compass
Oct 13 Scientific Talks Compass
Oct 20 Order of Magnitude: Our Dangerous Neighborhood No homework this week

Brian D. Fields