Physics 880.20 - Cosmology - Spring 2010

Professor Gary Steigman
Office: M2006 PRB
Phone: 292-1999
email: steigman@mps.ohio-state.edu

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Problem Sets/Class Notes

Problem Sets
Solutions
Notes
Week 1
Set 1 (85 points)
Cosmography
Week 2
Set 2 (75 points)
Set 1
Distances, Small z, Dynamics
Week 3
Set 3 (100 points)
Set 2
FLRW Cosmology
Week 4
Set 4 (90 points)
Set 3
RWF Models
Dark Energy
Standard LCDM
Week 5
Set 5 (75 points)
Set 4
Evol. of Rad'n & Particles
Thermal Distributions
Week 6
Set 6 (80 points)
Set 5
Entropy Conservation
Degrees of Freedom
Week 7
Set 7 (55 points)
Set 6
Relic Neutrinos
Relics in General
Week 8
Set 8 (60 points)
Set 7
Relic Abundance
BBN
Week 9
Set 9 (80 points)
Set 8
Degenerate Neutrinos and BBN
Week 10
Set 9
Non-Standard BBN
Inflation