## The Early Universe## 14756.2031 | Winter term 2023/24The lectures are available online here. For convenience we will republish the material on this page weekly, starting from October 9, 2023. Specialized Master course within the Primary Area of Specialization
GR-QFT |

### Contents of the lecture

Description of the Universe in the first three minutes of its existence with special focus on the inflationary universe.### Prerequisites

This course is intended for Master students with a background knowledge in General Relativity.As a preparation, Chapter 12 of Relativity and Cosmology II is suggested.

### Lectures

### Literature

- P. Peter, J.-P. Uzan,
*Primordial Cosmology*(Oxford University Press) - V. Mukhanov,
*Physical Foundations of Cosmology*(Cambridge University Press) - G. Calcagni,
*Classical and Quantum Cosmology*(Springer) - D. Baumann,
*TASI lectures on inflation*