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Theoretical cosmology

A. K. Raychaudhuri

Theoretical cosmology

by A. K. Raychaudhuri

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Published by Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cosmology.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby A. K. Raychaudhuri.
    SeriesOxford studies in physics
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB981 .R36
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 298 p. ;
    Number of Pages298
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4425282M
    ISBN 10019851462X
    LC Control Number79040847

    Theoretical Frontiers in Black Holes and Cosmology. by. Springer Proceedings in Physics (Book ) Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it *. The structure ofthe book is a central 'spine',the main chapters from one to fifteen, which provide a self-containedintroduction to modem cosmology more or less reproduc­ ing the coverage ofmy Sussex course. In addition there are five Advanced Topic chapters, each with prerequisites, which can be added to extend the course as desired. Ordinarily.

    The 31 chapters are organized in nine sections: cosmology and culture, the Greeks' geometrical cosmos, medieval cosmology and literature, the scientific revolution, galaxies--from speculation to science, the expanding universe, particle physics and cosmology, cosmology and philosophy, and cosmology and religion. One of the Editors, Prof. Renata Kallosh, is a well-known theoretical physicist. She is a professor at Department of Physics at Stanford University and is known for her contributions to string theory, in particular finding (along with Shamit Kachru, Andrei Linde and Sandip Trivedi) the first models of accelerated expansion of the universe in low energy supersymmetric string theory, referred to.

      This timely volume provides comprehensive coverage of all aspects of cosmology and extragalactic astronomy at an advanced level. Beginning with an overview of the key observational results and necessary terminology, it covers important topics: the theory of galactic structure and galactic dynamics, structure formation, cosmic microwave background radiation, formation of lu/5(8). E Kou, P Urquijo, W Altmannshofer, F Beaujean, G Bell, M Beneke, I I Bigi, F Bishara, M Blanke, C Bobeth, M Bona, N Brambilla, V M Braun, J Brod, A J Buras, H Y.


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