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Unformatted text preview: MidtermReview SpecialandGeneralRela4vity Constancyofspeedoflightimplica4onsforspaceand4me Timedila4onandlengthcontrac4onknowequa4ons(i.e.Lorentzfactor) DopplershiAknowgeneralequa4on Space4meintervaldifferenttypes EnergymomentumLorentztransforma4onEo=moc2 Curvedspace4meandprincipleofequivalence AstronomicaltestsofGRplanetorbits,bendingoflightnearsun/gravita4onallensing Gravita4onalredshiAand4medila4on BlackholesescapevelocityandtheSchwarzschildradiusknowequa4ons Gravita4onaleffectsnearBH EndpointsofStars WhiteDwarfs(electrondegeneracypressure,mainlycarbon) NeutronStars(neutrondegeneracypressure,mainlyironcondensedtoneutrons) BlackHoles(nopressure,mainly?? Supernova(TypeII)synchrotronradia4on Proper4esofdegenerategasasrelatedtoWDsandNSs NSfastrota4on,strongmagne4cfieldpulsars NSinbinaryXraybursters,millisecondpulsar BlackHolesobserva4onalevidence MilkyWay Components,stellarpops,kinema4cs Localstandardofrest Determiningrota4oncurvetangentpointmethod EvidenceforDarkMaYer MWgasdistribu4on&spiralstructure MWcenterstarclusters,SgrA*,supermassiveBHhowtogetmass? NormalGalaxies HubbleClassifica4on Rangeofsizes,massesforspiralsandellip4cals Automa4cclassifica4ontechniques Surfacebrightnessprofiles Starforma4onandspiralstructureingalaxies DarkmaYerevidenceandcandidates Galaxyclusters&groupssizes,numberofgalaxies Knowvirialtheoremequa4onforclustermasses Largescalestructureandsuperclusters/voids,structureforma4onscenarios KnowHubblelawandredshiAequa4on UniversalexpansionandHubble4me Distanceindicatorsforgalaxiescepheids,TypeISN,TullyFisher ...
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This note was uploaded on 02/13/2012 for the course AST 3019 taught by Professor Sarajedini during the Spring '08 term at University of Florida.

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