Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation (English)

Course Information

This course is listed as Physics 255: General Relativity in the UCI course catalogue.

An introduction to Einstein’s theory of gravitation. Tensor analysis, Einstein’s field equations, astronomical tests of Einstein’s theory, gravitational waves.


Link to Prof. Hamber's home page: http://aeneas.ps.uci.edu/

Physics & Astronomy Dept. | Physical Sciences Sch. | University of California, Irvine
Keywords: theory of gravitation,relativity,gravitational waves,Einstein's theory,Tensor Analysis,Field Equations,Astronomical tests
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Author:
Herbert Hamber
Title:
Professor
Department:
Physics & Astronomy

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Lectures

Week 1

Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation. Lec 01: Introduction (English)
Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation. Lec 02: Special Relativity 1 (English)

Week 2

Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation. Lec 03: Special Relativity 2 (English)
Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation. Lec 04: Special Relativity 3 (English)

Week 3

Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation. Lec 05: General Relativity 1 (English)
Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation. Lec 06: General Relativity 2 (English)

Week 4

Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation. Lec 07: General Relativity 3 (English)
Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation. Lec 08: General Relativity 4 (English)

Week 5

Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation. Lec 09: General Relativity 5 (English)
Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation. Lec 10: General Relativity 6 (English)

Week 6

Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation. Lec 11: Field Equations 1 (English)
Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation. Lec 12: Field Equations 2 (English)

Week 7

Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation. Lec 13: Field Equations 3 (English)
Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation. Lec 14: Solutions to the Field Equations 1 (English)

Week 8

Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation. Lec 15: Solutions to the Field Equations 2 (English)
Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation. Lec 16: Solutions to the Field Equations 3 (English)

Week 9

Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation. Lec 17: Solutions to the Field Equations 4 (English)
Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation. Lec 18: Solutions to the Field Equations 5 (English)

Week 10

Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation. Lec 19: Solutions to the Field Equations 6 (English)
Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation. Lec 20: Gravitation and Quantum Mechanics (English)