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PHYS675 — Spring 2014

PHYS675: General Relativity (PAST/FUTURE SEMESTER)

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Prerequisites:

PHYS 600, 610, 630. Authorized equivalent courses or consent of instructor may be used in satisfying course pre- and co-requisites.

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Description:

Theoretical and experimental general relativity. The equivalence principle and its experimental basis. The Einstein field equations; classical tests of general relativity; gravitational radiation, cosmological considerations; topics to be chosen.

Instructor(s):

Khlebnikov, Sergei

Email:

skhleb@purdue.edu

Textbook(s) for Spring 2014
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher Req/Opt Notes
Spacetime and Geometry: An Introduction to General Relativity Sean Carroll (Sept 28, 2003) 0805387323 Benjamin Cummings Required

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