PHY 565: Relativity, Black Holes & Grav

General Relativity for beginning graduate and advanced undergraduate students. This course covers the basic principles an applications of Einstein's General Relativity, the preeminent theory of gravitation. Topics include: Tensor analysis in flat and curved spacetime; Einstein's Equivalence Principle; geodesic and field equations; black hole, gravitational wave and cosmological spacetimes.

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Topic: Relativity, black holes

3.00 credits
Section 01: Graduate Lecture

Location: Science & Engr 102

Class: #13550

Tue, Jan 21, 2020 - Wed, Apr 29, 2020


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