ASTRO 586. Extragalactic Astronomy.

(3-0) Cr. 3. Alt. F., offered odd-numbered years. Prereq: ASTRO 405 or ASTRO 505 or permission of the instructor
Galaxy evolution, dynamics of external galaxies, evolution and classification of galaxies, groups and clusters of galaxies, extragalactic radio sources, quasars, structure formation, cosmological models and their observational consequences.