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Relativity - Lecture 18

Lecture 18 - General Relativity and Cosmology II


Dynamical Equations for the Scale Factor a - Including Ordinary Matter, Dark Matter, and Dark Energy
Critical Closure Density; Open, Closed, Flat Universes
Solutions for Various Combinations of Omegam, OmegaLambda and Omegak

Prof. Max Tegmark
8.033 Relativity, Fall 2006
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT OpenCourseWare)
Date accessed: 2009-10-17
License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA

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Supplementary lecture material is listed below.

1. The End.
Cosmology: Popular Overview, Lemonick, Michael D. "The End." Time, June 25, 2001, 48-56.
2. Spacetime
Cosmology: Spacetime Overview, Tegmark, Max. "Spacetime." Science 296 (2002): 1427-1433.
3. Cosmology: Ned Wright's Tutorial



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