Ay 21 Webpage - Galaxies and Cosmology - Winter 2017


Instructor: George Djorgovski, george at astro.caltech.edu, x-4415, 374 Cahill
Office hours: by arrangement

TA: Ivanna Escala, iescala at caltech.edu, x-6857, 256 Cahill
Office hours: Wd. 3-4 pm in 256 Cahill

Class times and location: Monday 1-2:30, Friday 3-4:30, in 219 Cahill

Class summary, grading, collaboration policy, etc.
The syllabus (may evolve)
Caltech students have an access to the on-line version of the textbook, Extragalactic Astronomy and Cosmology, by P. Schneider at this link.

Practice questions, homeworks, and exams:


Video lectures

Other useful stuff:

CosmoCalc by Ned Wright * Advanced version * Time converting * A. Robotham's CosmoCalc

"Distance measures in cosmology" by D. Hogg

Some additional readings that you may find interesting:

Last changed: 22Mar17, SGD