Cosmology

Administrative:

Syllabus
Schombert's Schedule
Academic Calendar
Geometry Novkyard
Greek Alphabet
Exponents and Logarithms
Periodic Table
Temperature Scale

Lectures:

  1. Ancient Cosmology
  2. Medieval Cosmology
  3. Newtonian Cosmology
  4. Clockwork Universe
  5. Cosmological Principle
  6. Relativity
  7. Elementary Particles
  8. Quantum Physics
  9. Jan 29: Exam #1
  1. Galaxies
  2. High Redshift Objects
  3. Creation
  4. Expanding Universe
  5. Geometry of the Universe
  6. Dynamics of the Universe
  7. Dark Matter/Energy
  8. Infinity/Horizons
  9. Feb 27: Exam #2
  1. Time
  2. Early Universe
  3. Inflation
  4. Baryongensis
  5. CMB
  6. Anthropic Principle
  7. Fate of the Universe
  8. Fermi's Paradox
  9. Mar 13: Exam #3

"The effort to understand the universe is one of the very few things that lifts human life a little above the level of farce, and gives it some of the grace of tragedy."
Steven Weinberg

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