Gravitational lensing

Gravitational lensing

Lecture of the course "General Relativity With Astrophysical Applications", taught by Prof. Rodrigo Nemmen (USP).

• Einstein ring and angle
• Derivation scheme for Einstein angle
• Einstein angle inside Our Galaxy
• Einstein angle for galaxy clusters
• Lensing and the search for MACHOs

Credit for the slides/figures belongs to Rodrigo Nemmen, unless otherwise stated.


Rodrigo Nemmen

November 13, 2018