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Modern cosmological observations and problems

by Greg Bothun

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Published by Taylor & Francis in London, Bristol, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cosmology,
  • Dark matter (Astronomy)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Greg Bothun.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB981 .B7274 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 300 p., [4] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages300
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL458743M
    ISBN 100748403329, 074840645X
    LC Control Number98176133
    OCLC/WorldCa39106078

    Throughout this book we have attempted to confront each of those questions with the best available observational data. At the end we will discuss a series of promising new kinds of cosmological observations that can be made with improving instrumentation and telescope aperture. These have the potential to offer even more constraining power on. Cosmology and Astrophysics through Problems T. Padmanabhan; Wiley, book with large number of insightful problem sets, including large number of cosmology ones Modern Cosmological Observations and Problems G. Bothun; Taylor & Francis, Additional Key References The Cosmological Distance Ladder M. Rowan-Robinson; Freeman, by now.

    Most modern cosmological models are based on the cosmological principle, which states that our observational location in the universe is not unusual or special; on a large-enough scale, the universe looks the same in all directions and from every location (homogeneity).. The model includes an expansion of metric space that is well documented both as the red shift of prominent spectral. FUNDAMENTAL ISSUES IN COSMOLOGY Professor Joseph Silk. Cosmological principles; The darkness of the night sky; Steady state universe. Cosmological principles The scientist, although not necessarily the poet or the theologian, commences his study of the universe by assuming that the laws of physics which are locally measured in the laboratory have more general applicability.

    Modern Cosmology is the first book to explain in detail the structure of the acoustic peaks in the CMB, the E/B decomposition in polarization which may allow for detection of primordial gravity waves, and the modern analysis techniques used on increasingly large cosmological data sets. Readers will gain the tools needed to work in cosmology and. The Big-Bang Theory. According to big-bang theories, at the beginning of time, all of the matter and energy in the universe was concentrated in a very dense state, from which it exploded, with the resulting expansion continuing until the present. This big bang is dated between 10 and 20 billion years ago, most likely c billion years ago.


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