Ay 21 Webpage - Galaxies and Cosmology - Winter 2018


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

TA: Michael (Zhaoxi) Zhang, zmzhang at caltech.edu, 246 Cahill
Office hours: Wed. 3 pm

Class times and location (subject to changes):
Lectures: MW 1-2 pm, in the Hameetman auditorium
Section: Fri 1-2 pm, in 219 Cahill

Class summary, grading, collaboration policy, etc.
The syllabus (may evolve)
Caltech students have an access to the on-line version of a textbook, Extragalactic Astronomy and Cosmology, by P. Schneider at this link.
In addition, slides and videos of the lectures will be posted below, as we go along.

Homeworks and exams:


Other useful stuff:

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

Some additional readings that you may find interesting:

Last changed: 08Mar18, SGD