CTA200H1: Computational Astrophysics


Research in theoretical astrophysics encompasses cosmology, galaxy formation and black holes. This course introduces students to modern computational techniques using large scale parallel numerical simulations, carried out at CITA and SciNet. This is an intensive two-week course taught in May.

MAT135Y1/ MAT137Y1/ MAT157Y1; ( PHY131H1, PHY132H1)/( PHY151H1, PHY152H1) or their equivalent.
The Physical and Mathematical Universes (5)