University of Minnesota
School of Physics & Astronomy

Ast 8031.001

Astrophysical Fluid Dynamics

Session: Fall 2016 (9/06-12/14)
Instructor: Thomas W. Jones (e-mail: twj @
Time: 1325 MW
Location: Smith Hall 121

Introduction to physics of ideal/non-ideal fluids with application to problems of astrophysical interest. Steady/unsteady flows, instabilities, turbulence. Conducting fluid flows. Magnetohydrodynamics.

prereq: instr consent

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