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Back cover copy “An Introduction to Modern Cosmology Second Edition” is an accessible account of modern cosmological ideas. The Big Bang Cosmology is explored, looking at its observational successes in explaining the expansion and age of the universe, the existence and properties of the cosmic microwave background, and the origin of the light elements in the universe.
Introruction of the very early csmology are also covered, including the motivation for the theory known as cosmological inflation. The Second Edition includes additiional material on observational cosmology and structure formation.
Approach grounded in physics rather than mathematics. Worked examples, student problems, hints for solving them and numerical answers. Latest observational results including WMAP satellite. New website with updates, full colour images and links to further information.
An Introduction to Modern Cosmology, 3rd Edition
Published reviews of the First Edition: Table of contents Preface. Constants conversion factors and symbols.
The Geometry of the Universe. The Age of the Universe. The Density of the Universe and Dark Matter. The Cosmic Microwave Background. The Origin of the Light Elements. The Standard Cosmological Model.
An Introduction to Modern Cosmology
General Relativistic Cosmology Advanced Topic 2: Structures in the Universe. Numerical answers and hints to problems.
Research interests include the origin and evolution of structure in the universe and the relation between astronomical observations and the physics of the early universe. Book ratings by Goodreads. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews.
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