Materials for PHYS2160 Part 1

 
 
  1. Combined Notes for all of Part I (179Mb)

  2. Lecture 1 - PHYS2160 Notes 1.pdf

  3. Shu - The Physical Universe, Chapter 12 on Google Books.

  4. Lecture 2 - PHYS2160 Notes 2.pdf

  5. Galactic Centre Movies - 1992-1995, 1995-2011

  6. Lecture 3 - PHYS2160 Notes 3.pdf

  7. Shu Chapter 11 on Google Books

  8. Lecture 4 - PHYS2160 Notes 4.pdf

  9. Bate et al Star Formation Simulation

  10. Transit Planet Animation

  11. Link to Radial velocity Simulator

  12. Lecture 5 - PHYS2160 Notes 5.pdf

  13. Milky Way CO maps (Dame et al.) from
       
    http://www.cfa.harvard.edu/mmw/MilkyWayinMolClouds.html -
       
    Emission Intensity Map, Velocity Position Diagram

  14. Lecture 6 - PHYS2160 Notes 6.pdf

  15. Hubble Ultra Deep Field – images available at many locations on web. Image used in class came from an ESA site - http://www.spacetelescope.org/images/heic0611b/. Or download Hubble_UDF_heic0611b.jpg

  16. The Sloan Digital Sky Survey site has an excellent discussion of the characteristics and classificaiton of galaxies, with many lovely images from their large survey of the Northern sky (http://skyserver.sdss.org/dr1/en/proj/advanced/galaxies/tuningfork.asp)

  17. Movies on spiral arms used in class are from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Density_wave_theory)

  18. Lecture 7 - PHYS2160 Notes 7.pdf

  19. Lecture 8 - PHYS2160 Notes 8.pdf

  20. Lecture 9 - PHYS2160 Notes 9.pdf

  21. Lecture 10 -  PHYS2160 Notes 10.pdf

  22. Freedman (2013) "The cosmic distance scale and H0: Past, present, and future"
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1743921312021047  or Freedman et al. 2013 H0.pdf

  23. Freedman & Madore (2010) "The Hubble Constant"

  24. Freedman et al. 2001 - 0012376v1.pdf

  25. Lecture 11 - PHYS2160 Notes 11.pdf

  26. Brian Schmidt Nobel Lecture

  27. Adam Reiss Nobel Lecture

  28. In-Class Exam - September 5

  29. PHYS2160 Tutorial problems - Part I
    (handed out Aug 12)

  30. PHYS2160 Assignment - Part I - 2013
    Handed out Mon 19 August 2013.
    Updated Thu Aug 22 with some required information to complete Question 4.
    Due by before end of class of Monday Sep 2, 2013.

Materials