Jason Shilling Kendall: Citizen Astronomer

William Paterson University
Amateur Astronomers Association of New York

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 Class

CRN: 44146, PHYS 1700-81, Online lectures and laboratory activities.

Modules: Home | Videos | Books | Labs | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14


Module 7: Stellar Corpses: White Dwarfs and Neutron Stars

Videos: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4

Supplement the videos with reading from "OpenStax Astronomy"


Astronomy Lesson 07_01: White Dwarf Stars

White dwarfs are the end state of most stars around the mass of the Sun. They have amazing properties.

Video List

07_01: White Dwarf Stars
07_02: Novae and Supernovae Type Ia
07_03: Neutron Stars
07_04: Pulsars, X-ray Binaries and Kilonovas

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