Formation and Evolution of Galaxies

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Literature

Presentations

Part of your grade (60%) will be based on oral presentations. To allow sufficient time for discussion and introduction to the next topic, the presentations should not be longer than 20-25 minutes.

Each student must choose one topic from the list below and give the presentation on the indicated date.

List of topics

Schedule of presentations

Computer projects

Schedule


Week 1

Lecture, Tuesday 06.02.2018, 13:45 - 15:30, HG00.058
-Topics: Introduction - classical and modern theories for galaxy formation
Observational facts
-Literature: Chapter 1, 2.3, 2.4

Tutorial, Fri 09.02.2018, 13:45 - 15:30, HG01.029


Week 2

Lecture, Tuesday 20.02.2018, 13:45 - 15:30, HG00.058
-Topics: Basics of cosmology (redshift, distances)
Development and growth of density perturbations
-Literature: Chapter 3.1, 3.2
Chapter 4.1.6, 5.1, 5.4

Tutorial, Fri 23.02.2018, 13:45 - 15:30, HG01.029


Last updated: 19.02.2018 by Søren S. Larsen