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General Relativity, Spring 2020 (M-I-T)

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1 1. Introduction and the geometric viewpoint on physics. (M-I-T) General Relativity, Spring 2020 (M-I-T) MIT Prof. Scott Hughes Basic and Health Sciences
2 2. Introduction to tensors. (M-I-T) General Relativity, Spring 2020 (M-I-T) MIT Prof. Scott Hughes Basic and Health Sciences
3 3. Tensors continued. (M-I-T) General Relativity, Spring 2020 (M-I-T) MIT Prof. Scott Hughes Basic and Health Sciences
4 4. Volumes and volume elements; conservation laws. (M-I-T) General Relativity, Spring 2020 (M-I-T) MIT Prof. Scott Hughes Basic and Health Sciences
5 5. The stress energy tensor and the Christoffel symbol. (M-I-T) General Relativity, Spring 2020 (M-I-T) MIT Prof. Scott Hughes Basic and Health Sciences
6 6. The principle of equivalence. (M-I-T) General Relativity, Spring 2020 (M-I-T) MIT Prof. Scott Hughes Basic and Health Sciences
7 7. Principle of equivalence continued; parallel transport. (M-I-T) General Relativity, Spring 2020 (M-I-T) MIT Prof. Scott Hughes Basic and Health Sciences
8 8. Lie transport, Killing vectors, tensor densities. (M-I-T) General Relativity, Spring 2020 (M-I-T) MIT Prof. Scott Hughes Basic and Health Sciences
9 9. Geodesics. (M-I-T) General Relativity, Spring 2020 (M-I-T) MIT Prof. Scott Hughes Basic and Health Sciences
10 10. Spacetime curvature. (M-I-T) General Relativity, Spring 2020 (M-I-T) MIT Prof. Scott Hughes Basic and Health Sciences
11 11. More on spacetime curvature. (M-I-T) General Relativity, Spring 2020 (M-I-T) MIT Prof. Scott Hughes Basic and Health Sciences
12 12. The Einstein field equation. (M-I-T) General Relativity, Spring 2020 (M-I-T) MIT Prof. Scott Hughes Basic and Health Sciences
13 13. The Einstein field equation (variant derivation). (M-I-T) General Relativity, Spring 2020 (M-I-T) MIT Prof. Scott Hughes Basic and Health Sciences
14 14. Linearized gravity I: Principles and static limit. (M-I-T) General Relativity, Spring 2020 (M-I-T) MIT Prof. Scott Hughes Basic and Health Sciences
15 15. Linearized gravity II: Dynamic sources (M-I-T) General Relativity, Spring 2020 (M-I-T) MIT Prof. Scott Hughes Basic and Health Sciences
16 16. Gravitational radiation I (M-I-T) General Relativity, Spring 2020 (M-I-T) MIT Prof. Scott Hughes Basic and Health Sciences
17 17. Gravitational radiation II (M-I-T) General Relativity, Spring 2020 (M-I-T) MIT Prof. Scott Hughes Basic and Health Sciences
18 18. Cosmology I (M-I-T) General Relativity, Spring 2020 (M-I-T) MIT Prof. Scott Hughes Basic and Health Sciences
19 19. Cosmology II (M-I-T) General Relativity, Spring 2020 (M-I-T) MIT Prof. Scott Hughes Basic and Health Sciences
20 20. Spherical compact sources I (M-I-T) General Relativity, Spring 2020 (M-I-T) MIT Prof. Scott Hughes Basic and Health Sciences
21 21. Spherical compact sources II (M-I-T) General Relativity, Spring 2020 (M-I-T) MIT Prof. Scott Hughes Basic and Health Sciences
22 22. Black holes I (M-I-T) General Relativity, Spring 2020 (M-I-T) MIT Prof. Scott Hughes Basic and Health Sciences
23 23. Black holes II (M-I-T) General Relativity, Spring 2020 (M-I-T) MIT Prof. Scott Hughes Basic and Health Sciences

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