Living Reviews in Relativity

"Computational Cosmology: From the Early Universe to the Large Scale Structure"
by
Peter Anninos  

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Abstract
1 Introduction
2 Background
2.1 A brief chronology
2.2 The standard model
3 Relativistic Cosmology
3.1 Singularities
3.2 Inflation
3.3 Chaotic scalar field dynamics
3.4 Quark-hadron phase transition
3.5 Nucleosynthesis
3.6 Cosmological gravitational waves
4 Physical Cosmology
4.1 Cosmic microwave background
4.2 Gravitational lensing
4.3 First star formation
4.4 Lyα forest
4.5 Galaxy clusters
4.6 Cosmological sheets
5 Summary
6 Appendix: Basic Equations and Numerical Methods
6.1 The Einstein equations
6.2 Sources of matter
6.3 Constrained nonlinear initial data
6.4 Newtonian limit
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