LHAG Cosmology Interest Group


DVD Information


 Lectures from this DVD will be used for some meetings.  See monthy meeting information for specific topics.  For more information about this DVD click here

Dark Matter, Dark Energy: The Dark Side of the Universe
(24 lectures, 30 minutes/lecture)
Taught by Sean Carroll California Institute of Technology
Ph.D., Harvard University

1.   Fundamental Building Blocks
2.   The Smooth, Expanding Universe
3.   Space, Time, and Gravity
4.   Cosmology in Einstein's Universe
5.   Galaxies and Clusters
6.   Gravitational Lensing
7.   Atoms and Particles
8.   The Standard Model of Particle Physics
9.   Relic Particles from the Big Bang
10.  Primordial Nucleosynthesis
11.  The Cosmic Microwave Background
12.  Dark Stars and Black Holes
13.  WIMPs and Supersymmetry
14.  The Accelerating Universe
15.  The Geometry of Space
16.  Smooth Tension and Acceleration
17.  Vacuum Energy
18.  Quintessence
19.  Was Einstein Right?
20.  Inflation
21.  Strings and Extra Dimensions
22.  Beyond the Observable Universe
23.  Future Experiments
24.  The Past and Future of the Dark Side