University of California San Diego, Department of Physics
Spring 2009 Physics 226
Lecture Notes

Notes I: Introduction

Notes II: Vlasov Equilibria, Jeans Eqns, Virial Theorem, Violent Relaxation

Notes I: Orbit Theory: Epicycles, Invariant, Henon-Heiles Problem, Bars, Lagrange Points, Lindblad and Co-rotation Resonane

Spiral Waves I

Spiral Waves II

Spiral Waves III

Spiral Waves IV