The Formation and Evolution of Planets in Protoplanetary Disks
Time & Dates
Wednesday 12:15 - 14:00 in the USM lecture hall. Weekly between 24.10.2018 and 06.02.2019
There will be no lectures or exercises on:
- 26.12.2018 (christmas break)
- 02.01.2019 (christmas break)
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- First Lecture: The first lecture will take place on Wednesday, October 24 from 12:15 - 14:00 pm in the lecture hall of the USM.
Topics covered in the lecture will include:
- Overview: Disks & Exoplanets
- Our Solar System
- Disk Formation and Disk Structure
- Disk Evolution - Viscous Theory, Disk Winds, and Dissipation
- Dust in Protoplanetary Disks
- Planetesimal Formation
- Terrestrial Planet Formation
- Formation of Giant Planets
- Planet Migration
- Evolution of Planetary Systems
- Observations of Protoplanetary Disks
Lecture slides will be posted shortly after the lecture.
|24.10.||Disks & Exoplanets - An Overview|
|31.10.||Properties of the (extra-)solar system(s)|
|07.11.||Disk Formation Part I|
|14.11.||Disk Formation Part II & Disk Structure|
Exercises are taking place Wednesdays at 14:00-16:00 at the seminar room of the University Observatory.
The exercise sheets will be posted here for download after the lectures.