Spring 2019

### Introduction to General Relativity

, 3 pts, GU4040#### GENERAL RELATIVITY

Prerequisites: PHYS UN3003 and PHYS UN3007 or the equivalent.

Tensor algebra, tensor analysis, introduction to Riemann geometry. Motion of particles, fluid, and fields in curved spacetime. Einstein equation. Schwarzschild solution; test-particle orbits and light bending. Introduction to black holes, gravitational waves, and cosmological models.

- Section Number
- 001

- Call Number
- 24635

- Day, Time & Location
- MW 10:10am-11:25am 420 Pupin Laboratories

- Instructor
- Rachel A Rosen