Space is the final frontier, as the famous line goes, and current research in cosmology and astrophysics could have profound implications in the world of physics. In Part I of this 2-part course, Dr. Pankaj Joshi will offer an introduction to the most exciting areas of astrophysics today, including black holes, space-time singularities and compact objects. In Part II, he will focus on emerging data and theories, and what it all means to our understanding of the universe.
Oct. 24 - 28, 2016
Live Q&A Sessions:
Mon - Fri, 10:00 - 10:30 AM, EST
Wed, October 19, 5:00 pm EST
General interest in science and the cosmos, math background at high school level suggested
0.5 CEUs through IEEE
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research