Checking date: 16/03/2021

Course: 2022/2023

Space and Astrophysical Plasmas
Study: European Master in Nuclear Fusion Science and Engineering Physics (88)

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Department assigned to the subject: Physics Department

Type: Electives
ECTS Credits: 3.0 ECTS


Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
All courses are expressed in the mathematical language typical of physics: differential calculus in one and several variables, complex numbers, algebra and statistics. They also include basic and advanced concepts of modern Physics (Mechanics, Thermodynamics, Electromagnetism and Quantum Mechanics). mathematical models; solar wind; Earth magnetosphere; dusty plasmas; star formation; MHD turbulence; astronomical engines; accretion disks; astrophysical jets.

The course syllabus may change due academic events or other reasons.