Topics in General Relativity

Course Type: 
PHY
Code: 
7280
Level: 
Graduate
Credit Hours: 
3
Schedule Type: 
Seminar
Description: 

Principles of the general theory of relativity with applications to gravitation and cosmology. Review of special relativity and tensor analysis. The equivalence principle, curvature, and Einstein's field equations. Introduction to differential geometry.

Prerequisites: 

Graduate level PHY 6800 Minimum Grade of D and Graduate level PHY 6810 Minimum Grade of D

Restrictions: 
Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels: Graduate, Medical, Professional.