Relativity & Cosmology
ASTR 3740 Homepage Spring 1999 
TR 2.003.15pm in Duane Physics, G131.
This is an upper division undergraduate course in Relativity and Cosmology for science majors. It aims to provide a quantitative introduction to special and general relativity, to black holes, and to modern cosmology. Knowledge of calculus is assumed. This an elective for the APS minor. 
I will not be here for the first week of classes (T 12 Jan and Th 14 Jan): I will be attending a workshop on W in Chile. We will make up the missing classes at some later date.
The following makeup classes have been scheduled in the JILA Auditorium:
Date What
5.307.00pm M 1 Feb Special Relativity Video
5.307.00pm Th 4 Feb Special Relativity Video (repeat)
5.307.00pm M 8 Feb Lecture
This is Vermilion. 
This is Cerulean. 
They invite you to a tour of Special Relativity. 
Embedding diagram of a Schwarzschild wormhole. This image is from the White Holes and Wormholes section of Falling into a Black Hole.

Are the cosmological parameters known at last?
Professor Andrew J. S. Hamilton
JILA, room A706
Office hours: MTR 10.3012.

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Updated 19 Jan 1999