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An introduction to modern cosmology

Author: Andrew R Liddle
Publisher: Chichester ; Hoboken, NJ : Wiley, ©2003.
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Cosmology is a branch of physics concerned with the evolution, general structure and nature of the universe as a whole. It has become an increasingly high profile subject with many universities  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Liddle, Andrew R.
Introduction to modern cosmology.
Chichester ; Hoboken, NJ : Wiley, ©2003
(DLC) 2003269979
(OCoLC)51271823
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew R Liddle
ISBN: 0470864532 9780470864531
OCLC Number: 52888766
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 172 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Preface. Constants conversion factors and symbols. 1. A (Very) Brief History of Cosmological Ideas. 2. Observational Overview. 3. Newtonian Gravity. 4. The Geometry of the Universe. 5. Simple Cosmological Models. 6.Observational Parameters. 7. The Cosmological Constant. 8. The Age of the Universe. 9. The Density of the Universe and Dark Matter. 10. The Cosmic Microwave Background. 11. The Early Universe. 12. Nucleosynthesis: The Origin of the Light Elements. 13. The Inflationary Universe. 14. The Initial Singularity. 15. Overview: The Standard Cosmological Model. Advanced Topic 1: General Relativistic Cosmology Advanced Topic 2: Classic Cosmology: Distances and Luminosities. Advanced Topic 3: Neutrino Cosmology. Advanced Topic 4: Baryogenesis. Advanced Topic 5: Structures in the Universe. Bibliography. Numerical answers and hints to problems. Index.
Responsibility: Andrew Liddle.

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"...complete and up--to--date...an excellent introduction of cosmology, and at this level it is hard to beat...highly recommended." (Choice, Vol. 41, No. 6, February 2004)

 
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