Topics in Nuclear Astrophysics

Michael Wiescher

Physics Department, University of Notre Dame



1) Topics in Nuclear Astrophysics

2) Nucleosynthesis Processes Summary

3) Nuclear Reactions in Stars & in the Lab

4) Hydrogen Burning in Stars

5) He-Burning in Massive Stars

6) Helium Burning in Stars II

7) Structure and Evolution of AGB Stars

8) Carbon Burning & Late Stellar Evolution

9) Nucleosynthesis in Late Stellar
    Burning Phases

10) Nucleosynthesis in Supernovae

11) The site of the r-process?

Homework Questions 1

Homework Questions 2

Homework Questions 3

Homework Questions 4

Homework Questions 5

Projects 1 || Projects 2




August 2007