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  • PhD core course
  • Lecturer: Daniel Thomas
  • Dates: 4/6/8 March 2013, 2.30-4.00pm


  • Dennis Sciama Building, room 2.08
  • Syllabus

    • Part 1: Historical introduction, basic definitions, Milky Way, Local Group, Missing Satellite problem and Warm Dark Matter
    • Part 2: General galaxy properties, spiral galaxies, elliptical galaxies
    • Part 3: AGN, environment, large scale distribution, redshift evolution, galaxy formation modelling

    Lecture overheads

    In the attachment.

    galaxies_part1.pdf32.37 MB
    galaxies_part2.pdf36.76 MB
    galaxies_part3.pdf37.2 MB