Jan 21, 2022  
University of Alberta Calendar 2021-2022 
    
University of Alberta Calendar 2021-2022

ASTRO 430 - Physical Cosmology


★ 3 (fi 6) (either term, 3-0-0) Observational cosmology; geometry and matter content of the Universe; physical processes in the early stages of the Universe; inflation, Big Bang nucleosynthesis and the cosmic microwave background radiation; cosmological aspects of galaxy formation and the growth of large-scale structure. Prerequisites: PHYS 310, MATH 334. Pre- or corequisite: PHYS 458.