Hydrostatic Equilibrium

Del curso dictado por Universidad de Princeton
Imagining Other Earths
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Universidad de Princeton
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De la lección
Planetary Atmospheres
This lecture begins by introducing the basic physics of gases, liquid and solids. The lecture then describes how the balance between gas pressure and gravity shapes the structure of planetary atmospheres.

Conoce a los instructores

  • David Spergel
    David Spergel
    Charles Young Professor of Astronomy on the Class of 1897 Foundation and Chair
    Department of Astrophysics