PHY-821: General Relativity

Mathematical and conceptual aspects of the special and general theories of relativity. Lorentz Tansformations, covariant formulation of the laws of nature. The equivalence principle, curved spaces, solutions of the equations of relativity.
Level: 
Graduate
Credits: 
3
Prerequisites: 
PHY 606
Corequisites: 
none
Semester(s) offered: 
Occasional

Course Schedules

Semester Sec Instructor Times / Rm
Fall 2017 Jennie Traschen
MWF 12:20-1:10
HAS 137
Fall 2016 Jennie Traschen
MWF 12:20-1:10
HAS 137
Fall 2015 David Kastor
MWF 12:20
HAS 138
Fall 2013
1
David Kastor
MWF 12:20
HASA 104B
Fall 2012 David Kastor
MWF 12:20
LGRT 1334
Fall 2011
1
Jennie Traschen
MWF 12:20
HAS 230
Fall 2008
1
Lorenzo Sorbo
TuTh 1:00
LGRT 1033
Fall 2007
1
Lorenzo Sorbo
TuTh 1:00
LGRT 1033
Fall 2006
1
Lorenzo Sorbo
TuTh 1:00
LGRT 1033
Fall 2004 David Kastor
MWF 11:15-12:05
LGRT 1033