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PHY483H1/1483HRelativity Theory I

Course Title PHY483H1/1483H
Session fall
Year of Study 4th year
Time and Location 24L: MR11 - Room: MP137
12T: F1 - Room: MP137
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A.W.  Peet
MP1118
416-978-3911

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Official Description

Basis to Einstein's Theory; differential geometry, tensor analysis, gravitational physics leading to General Relativity.  Theory starting from solutions of Schwarzschild, Kerr, etc.

Prerequisite: PHY350H1, PHY354H1
Co-requisite: n.a.
Exclusion: n.a.
Recommended preparation: n.a.
  BR=5 DR=SCI
Textbook Recommended textbook: M.P. Hobson, G. Efstathiou, and A.N. Lasenby, "General Relativity: An Introduction for Physicists" (Cambridge, 2006)