Introduction to General Relativity  118130





Lecture 
Exercise 
Laboratory 
Project or Seminar 
House Work 
Weekly Hours 
3 
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5 

Determination of the grade according to progress during the semester and a final examination.
Prerequisites:
    Electromagnetism and Electrodynamics 
114246
 

Identical Courses:
    Introduction to General Relativity 
117020
 
Review of the Special Theory of Relativity. Postulates of the General Theory of Relativity: Principle of Covariance and Principle of Equivalence. Tensors. Riemannian Geometry. Parallel Displacement and Covariant Differentiation. Geodesics. Riemann Tensor. Curved Space and Flat Space. Field Equations. Equations of Motion. Schwartzchild Solution. Comparison with Observation. Concepts of Relativistic Cosmology.
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