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Gravitational lensing

  • PhD special course
  • Lecturer: David Bacon
  • Dates: 26/29 January, 3 February 2010, 2.30-4pm


  • Dennis Sciama Building, room 3.13


  • Part 1: Basics of optics; light rays in General Relativity
  • Part 2: Gravitational lensing phenomena; strong gravitational lensing
  • Part 3: Weak gravitational lensing; cosmological applications

Lecture overheads

To be attached.