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ASTRON 202B - Cosmology or return to Course Catalog Search

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SchoolDepartmentFaculty
Faculty of Arts and SciencesAstronomyDaniel Eisenstein
TermDay and TimeLocation
Spring 2015-2016  (show academic calendar)MW   9:30 a.m. - 10:59 a.m.Observatory A 101 (FAS)
Credits
4  (show credit conversion for other schools)
Credit Level
Graduate

Description
The cosmological principle: isotropy and homogeneity, cosmological world models, thermal history of the Big Bang, the microwave background, inflation, growth of density fluctuations, large scale structure and other topics at the frontiers of cosmology.

Notes
This course offered in alternate years.

Exam Group
FAS17_A

 
Cross Registration
Eligible for cross-registration
With permission of instructor/subject to availability

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