706871 VU Special Topics 3: Cosmic Distance Scale

winter semester 2020/2021 | Last update: 12.11.2020 Place course on memo list
706871
VU Special Topics 3: Cosmic Distance Scale
VU 3
5
weekly
every 2nd year
English

Students who have completed this course should understand, be able to report and apply the content of this lecture. They should have developed the ability to acquire similar contents on their own. Furthermore, they should have developed an in-depth understanding of the topic of the course.

Standard candles, geometric distances, parallax, late type binary stars, Cepheids, RR Lyr, Period-Luminosity relationships, SN Ia, brigthness fluctuations, gravitational lenses, sources of gravitational waves as standard sirens, acustic baryon oscillations.

Lecture, assessment is based on a single examination at the end of the course.

Course examination according to § 7, statute section on "study-law

regulations".

not applicable
see dates
Group 1
Date Time Location
Wed 2020-10-07
12.15 - 14.45 PR 8/35 PR 8/35
Wed 2020-10-14
12.15 - 14.45 SR 8/23a SR 8/23a
Wed 2020-10-21
12.15 - 14.45 PR 8/35 PR 8/35
Wed 2020-10-28
12.15 - 14.45 SR 8/23a SR 8/23a
Wed 2020-11-04
12.15 - 14.45 PR 8/35 PR 8/35
Wed 2020-11-11
12.15 - 14.45 PR 8/35 PR 8/35
Wed 2020-11-18
08.30 - 11.00 PR 8/35 PR 8/35
Wed 2020-11-25
08.30 - 11.00 PR 8/35 PR 8/35
Wed 2020-12-02
08.30 - 11.00 PR 8/35 PR 8/35
Wed 2020-12-09
08.30 - 11.00 PR 8/35 PR 8/35
Wed 2020-12-16
08.30 - 11.00 PR 8/35 PR 8/35
Wed 2021-01-13
08.30 - 11.00 PR 8/35 PR 8/35
Wed 2021-01-20
08.30 - 11.00 PR 8/35 PR 8/35
Wed 2021-01-27
08.30 - 11.00 PR 8/35 PR 8/35