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An Introduction to CMB Anisotropies

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Part of the Astrophysics and Space Science Library book series (ASSL, volume 247)

Abstract

We present an introduction to the physics of the cosmic microwave background temperature and polarization anisotropies. The material is presented in a pedagogical manner, it is based on lectures given at the IPM school of cosmology.

Keywords

Gravity Wave Cosmic Microwave Background Gravitational Potential Polarization Field Density Perturbation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute for Advanced StudiesPrincetonUSA

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