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Supernovae and cosmology

  • PhD special course
  • Lecturer: Hubert Lampeitl
  • Dates: 27/29 April, 1 May 2009

Location

  • Dennis Sciama Building, room 3.13

Syllabus

  • Part 1: Supernova explosions, history, classification, end state of stellar evolution, core colaps supernova, thermonuclear explosions, nucleosynthesis
  • Part 2: Supernova remnants, Pulsars, Plerions, Shell Type Remnants, Cosmic Rays, Interstellar Medium
  • Part 3: Type Ia Supernova as distance indicator, light curves, luminosity distance, Hubble constant, accelerated universe

Lecture overheads

Will be attached soon.