Dr. James Pierce, Emeritus Professor of Astronomy
PhD | Faculty
- PhD in Astrophysics, Iowa State University, 1980
- Stellar Astrophysics
- Numerical Modeling
- Relaxation Zones
- LPV Atmospheres
- Dust Grain Formation
- Modeling Dust Formation in LPV Atmospheres (2014-04-14 at ISU) [PDF]
- Notes on Stellar Astrophysics (2013) — a text for AST 420 and AST 421. Available as a FREE PDF.
- Life in the Universe: The Abundance of Extraterrestrial Civilizations (2008) — a text for AST 115.
- Elementary Astronomy (2000, 2013) — a reference book for teachers and parents of K-6 students. Available as a FREE PDF.