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Kolloquiumsvortrag Physik: Critical Tests of Theory of the Early Universe using the Cosmic Microwave Background

May 08
May 8, 2019 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Hörsaal H, Staudtstr. 5, Erlangen

Critical Tests of Theory of the Early Universe using the Cosmic Microwave Background

The Cosmic Microwave Background (CMB) gives a photographic image of the Universe when it was still an “infant”. Its detailed measurements have given us a wealth of information such as the composition and history of the Universe. We are now using it to test our ideas about the origin of the Universe. I will review the physics of CMB and the key results from the recent experiments, and discuss future prospects on our quest to find the cosmic origins.

Sprecher*in: Prof. Dr. Eiichiro Komatsu, MPI für Astrophysik Garching
Kontakt: Prof. Gisela Anton