8. Quasars and Cosmology

  1. Dr. Volker Beckmann1,2 and
  2. Dr. Chris Shrader3

Published Online: 28 AUG 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9783527666829.ch8

Active Galactic Nuclei

Active Galactic Nuclei

How to Cite

Beckmann, V. and Shrader, C. (2012) Quasars and Cosmology, in Active Galactic Nuclei, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527666829.ch8

Author Information

  1. 1

    APC Laboratory, CNRS/IN2P3 Universite Paris 7, 10 rue Alice Domon et Leonie, 75205 Paris, France

  2. 2

    APC Laboratory, CNRS/IN2P3 Université Paris Diderot, 10 rue Alice Domon et Léonie Duquet, 75013 Paris, France

  3. 3

    NASA Goddard Space Flight Center and Universities Space Research Association, Mail Code 661, Greenbelt, MD 20771, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 AUG 2012
  2. Published Print: 8 AUG 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527410910

Online ISBN: 9783527666829

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Keywords:

  • cosmological models;
  • standard model;
  • dark matter;
  • nucleosynthesis;
  • absorption line systems;
  • cosmic microwave background

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Universe We Live in

  • AGN and the Distribution of Matter on Large Scales