William Paterson University
Jason Kendall is adjunct instructor of Astronomy at William Paterson University.
Jason is teaching one section of General Astronomy in the Fall of 2019:
Online Introductory Astronomy ClassCRN: 44146, PHYS 1700-81, Online lectures and laboratory activities.
Module 3: The SunVideos: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6
You may supplement the videos with readings from chapters 15 and 16 from "OpenStax Astronomy".
Astronomy Lesson 03_03: The Core of the Sun
Herein we discuss the core of the Sun and its conditions.
- The core of the Sun
- Hydrostatic Equilibrium
- Ideal Gas Law
- Stellar Structure equations
- NASA's SDO view of the Sun's vibrations and waves
- NASA's SDO HMI Instrument
|03_01: The Sun's Bulk Properties|
|03_02: The Sun's Surface Appearance|
|03_03: The Core of the Sun|
|03_04: Energy Transport in the Sun|
|03_05: What Powers the Sun?|
|03_06: The Solar Neutrino Problem|