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CIP 2010

Detail for CIP Code 40.0202

Title: Astrophysics.

Definition: A program that focuses on the theoretical and observational study of the structure, properties, and behavior of stars, star systems and clusters, stellar life cycles, and related phenomena. Includes instruction in cosmology, plasma kinetics, stellar physics, convolution and non-equilibrium radiation transfer theory, non-Euclidean geometries, mathematical modeling, galactic structure theory, and relativistic astronomy.

Action: No Substantive Changes

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Code Title Action Code Title
40.0202 Astrophysics. No substantive changes 40.0202 Astrophysics.
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