PHYSICS 535 - General Relativity
Section: 001
Term: FA 2017
Subject: Physics (PHYSICS)
Department: LSA Physics
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Enforced Prerequisites:
Graduate standing.
Advisory Prerequisites:
PHYSICS 390 and 401.
May not be repeated for credit.
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The Einstein theory of general relativity for gravitation is discussed with implications for astrophysical observations and cosmology. In particular, the experimental tests of general relativity in the past as well as the significance of pulsars, black holes, supernovae, cosmic background radiation and gravitational wave detection are described.

PHYSICS 535 - General Relativity
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001 (LEC)
1PHYS Grad
TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
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ISBN: 9780521829519
General relativity : an introduction for physicists, Author: M.P. Hobson, G.P. Efstathiou and A.N. Lasenby., Publisher: Cambridge University Press Reprinted 2007
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