Particle Astrophysics

  • PHYS4080 (Frontiers in Astrophysics)

Lecture Slides:



  • Schneider, Extragalactic Astronomy and Cosmology: An Introduction
    • Main book for the course, available from library
    • Sections 8.7-8.8 covers cosmological parameters section
  • Kolb & Turner, The early universe
    • A detailed and high-level textbook. Goes well beyond what’s required for the course
    • Those who are interested are encouraged to read
      • Ch. 4 on big-bang nucleosynthesis
      • Ch. 5 on thermal production of dark matter

Optional reading: