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.
August 18 - 22, 2014
Live Q&A Sessions:
Mon - Fri, 11:00 - 11:30 AM, EST
Wed, August 13, 5:00 pm EST
General interest in science and the cosmos, math background at high school level suggested
0.5 CEUs through IEEE