Study Materials

These partial lecture notes supplement the material covered in class.

Thermal History of the Universe ( PDF)

Evolution of the Scale Factor and the Hubble Constant ( PDF)

Write-up on Shakura-Sunyaev Accretion Disk Model ( PDF)

The Roche Potential ( PDF)

Photon Trajectories Near a Black Hole ( PDF)

Nuclear Binding Energies ( PDF)

Stellar Structure Equations ( PDF)

Thomson and Rayleigh Scattering ( PDF)

Star Contributions ( PDF)

Visual Binaries ( PDF)

Spectroscopic Notation ( PDF)

X-Ray Reflection at Grazing Incidence ( PDF)

Fraunhofer Diffraction ( PDF)

Kepler Problem ( PDF)

Course Info

Learning Resource Types

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