Study Materials

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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)#