This is a great "scaling relations" paper that nicely touches on stellar physics will be going through this term.
Lead: Adam Burgasser
Focus on Sections 1, 3, 4, and 7
MESA is the code we will be using to run simulations of stellar structure models, this reference gives a good perspective of what goes into modern stellar modeling.
Lead: Alexander Zahn
Focus on sections I-III
Lead: Dylan Gilbert
A good review on the importance of opacity in various stellar problems
Lead: I-Da Chiang
Demonstrates the philosophy behind and construction of a spectral classification system
Focus on "Introduction" & "Theory" (16 pp)
Beautiful visualizations of post-main sequence stellar interiors; focus on sections 1-5
Lead: Christian Aganze