The past 100 years
Date: 25.2.2020,14:15 - 16:00
Location: Lecture hall TU1, TUAS/Maarintie 8, Otaniemi campus
Teacher: Joni Tammi
Learning outcomes of the week
After this week, you should be able to:
- Recognise central paradigm shifts in the scientific and astronomical worldviews in the 19-20th centuries.
- Describe the main physical processes working in stars.
- Outline the life cycle of stars and explain the role of supernovae in the development of life in the Universe.
- Recognise the concepts of redshift and doppler shift in the cosmological context, and explain how they relate to expansion of the Universe.