Prof. Frank Wilczek
This course covers the basics of general relativity, standard big bang cosmology, thermodynamics of the early universe, cosmic background radiation, primordial nucleosynthesis, basics of the standard model of particle physics, electroweak and QCD phase transition, basics of group theory, grand unified theories, baryon asymmetry, monopoles, cosmic strings, domain walls, axions, inflationary universe, and structure formation.
Wilczek, Frank. 8.952 Particle Physics of the Early Universe, Fall 2004. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/physics/8-952-particle-physics-of-the-early-universe-fall-2004 (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA