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


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Recorded: May 1, 2014

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Lecture 10: General Relativity 6

Course Description: "Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation" is taught at UCI as Physics 255. Topics covered: Particle Mechanics in the Presence of Gravity. Fermi-Walker Transport. Electrodynamics in Covariant Form.  Conserved Energy-Momentum Tensor. Hydrodynamic Equations for a Perfect Fluid. Riemann Curvature Tensor. Parallel Transport Around an Infinitesimal Closed Loop. Gravitation versus Curvilinear Coordinates. Algebraic Properties of the Riemann Tensor. Differential (Bianchi) Identities.

Required attribution: Hamber, Herbert. Physics 255 (UCI Open: University of California, Irvine), http://open.uci.edu/courses/einsteins_general_relativity_and_gravitation.html [Access date]. License: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.


Author:
Herbert Hamber
Title:
Professor
Department:
Physics & Astronomy

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