PHYSICS 526 - Cosmology II
Section: 001
Term: FA 2013
Subject: Physics (PHYSICS)
Department: LSA Physics
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
BS
Advisory Prerequisites:
Graduate standing.
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course focuses on the cosmology of the late universe, from the cosmic microwave background until today. The expanding universe will be reviewed for completeness. Observational aspects of the cosmic microwave background and formation of large scale structure from the CMB epoch until today. Late universe probes of dark energy and dark matter. Broad overview of astrophysics, stars and galaxies and their connection to late universe probes of dark matter, dark energy and structure formation.

PHYSICS 526 - Cosmology II
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
P
30592
Open
Wolv. Access
 
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TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
NOTE: Data maintained by department in Wolverine Access. If no textbooks are listed below, check with the department.


Note:
"Structure and evolution of the stars" can be found used on Amazon.
ISBN: 0805389121
Introduction to cosmology, Author: Barbara Ryden., Publisher: Benjamin Cummings 2002
Required
ISBN: 0486614794
Structure and evolution of the stars, Author: by Martin Schwarzschild., Publisher: Dover 1965
Required
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