Astrophysics and Cosmology
Astrophysics and Cosmology. Instructor: Prof. Somnath Bharadwaj, Department of Physics and Meteorology, IIT Kharagpur. The course covers lessons in Kepler's Law, The Solar System, Binary Systems, Tidal Forces and the Earth Moon System, Fluid Mechanics, Thermal Radiation, Virial Theorem and its Application to Stars, Stellar Physics, White Dwarfs, Neutron Stars, Galaxies, The Expanding Universe, Distances and the Hubble Parameter, CMBR and Thermal History, and Big Bang Nucleosynthesis. (from nptel.ac.in)
|Astrophysics and Cosmology
Instructor: Prof. Somnath Bharadwaj, Department of Physics and Meteorology, IIT Kharagpur. This course discusses topics in astrophysics and cosmology including the solar system, binary systems, white dwarfs, galaxies, and big bang nucleosynthesis.