3750 - Planets, Moons & Rings (2004)

Fran Bagenal

Syllabus

Useful numbers

Class 1 solar system inventory

Class 2 ellipses, conics

Class 3 Newton's Version of Kepler's 3rd Law- NVK3L

Class 4 celestial mechanics - energy

Class 5 protoplanetary nebulae

Class 6 solar system formation

Class 7 solar system formation

Class 8 solar system formation

Class 9 solar system formation

Class 10 Giant Planets - heirarchical list of questions

Class 11A Giant Planets - models 1

Class 11B Giant Planets - models 2

Class 12 Giant Planets - formation & internal heat

Class 13 Planetary magnetic fields

Class 14 Terrestrial planets - overview

Class 15 TP - interiors 1

Class 16 TP - interiors 2

Class 17 Cratering

Class 18 Volcanism, Tectonics

Class 19 Mars' magnetic field

Class 20 Erosion

Class 21 Moons

Class 22 Pluto

Class 23 Asteroids

Class 24 Comets

Conduction

Hohmann transfers

Homework and Exams available on request to bagenal"at" colorado.edu.