Department of Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy

Department of Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy
Department of Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy

Extragalactic Astronomy (PHYS 814)

Course Information:

Instructor: Prof. Courteau
Next Session:

Exclusion: PHYS 434
Schedule/Format: Two lectures per week. Schedule to be decided in early September.

Description:

This course describes the material content, energetics, and evolution of the universe beyond our Galaxy. Topics include global properties of galaxies and clusters, the extragalactic distance scale, large scale structure, dark matter, and cosmology.

 

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