PHYSICS 535 - General Relativity
Section: 001
Term: FA 2018
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.
Undergrad and Grad
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This course is a thorough introduction to the theory of general relativity, covering both its mathematical underpinnings and its implications for gravitational physics. Topics include: tensor analysis, curved manifolds and differential geometry, the Einstein field equations, gravitational radiation, black holes, experimental tests of general relativity and standard cosmological models.

PHYSICS 535 - General Relativity
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
3PHYS Grad
TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
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ISBN: 9780198596868
Introducing Einstein's relativity, Author: D'Inverno, Ray A., Publisher: Clarendon Press 2008
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