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Einsteins General Relativity and Gravitation - UCI

Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation - UCI

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The graduate General Relativity course is taught by Professor Herbert W. Hamber, Ph.D.
Description: "Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation" is taught at UCI as Physics 255. Topics covered: A Brief History of Gravity, Gravity from the Ancient Greeks to Einstein's Relativistic Theory (1907)

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Lec 01. Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation --Introduction-- Instructor: Herbert W. Hamber, Ph.D. Recorded April 1, 2014.

Lec 02. Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation -- Special Relativity -- Part 1 Instructor: Herbert Hamber, Ph.D. Description: "Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation" is taught at UCI ...

Lec 03. Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation -- Special Relativity -- Part 2 Instructor: Herbert W. Hamber, Ph.D. Description: "Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation" is taught at U ...

Lec 04. Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation -- Special Relativity -- Part 3 Instructor: Herbert W. Hamber, Ph.D. Description: "Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation" is taught at U ...

Lec 05. Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation -- General Relativity -- Part 1 Instructor: Herbert W. Hamber, Ph.D. Description: "Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation" is taught at U ...

Lec 06. Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation -- General Relativity -- Part 2 Instructor: Herbert W. Hamber, Ph.D. Description: "Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation" is taught at U ...

Lec 07. Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation -- General Relativity -- Part 3 Instructor: Herbert Hamber, Ph.D. Description: "Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation" is taught at UCI ...

Lec 08. Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation -- General Relativity -- Part 4 Instructor: Herbert W. Hamber, Ph.D. Description: "Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation" is taught at U ...

Lec 09. Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation -- General Relativity -- Part 5 Instructor: Herbert W. Hamber, Ph.D. Description: "Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation" is taught at U ...

Lec 10. Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation -- General Relativity -- Part 6 Instructor: Herbert W. Hamber, Ph.D Recorded May 01, 2014. Description: "Einstein's General Relativity and Gr ...

Lec 11. Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation -- Field Equations -- Part 1 Instructor: Herbert W. Hamber, Ph.D Description: Derivation of the Einstein Field Equations. Requirement of General ...

Lec 12. Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation -- Field Equations -- Part 2 Instructor: Herbert W. Hamber, Ph.D Description: Einstein-Hilbert Action, Variational Principle, Palatini Identity. ...

Lec 13. Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation -- Field Equations -- Part 3 Instructor: Herbert W. Hamber, Ph.D Description: Field Degrees of Freedom and Constraints. Coordinate Conditions. A ...

Lec 14. Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation -- Solutions to the Field Equations -- Part 1 Instructor: Herbert W. Hamber, Ph.D Description: Schwarzschild Solution. Gravitational Redshift ne ...

Lec 15. Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation -- Solutions to the Field Equations -- Part 2 Instructor: Herbert W. Hamber, Ph.D Description: Equations for Orbits, Relativistic Correction to ...

Lec 16. Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation -- Solutions to the Field Equations -- Part 3 Instructor: Herbert W. Hamber, Ph.D Description: Weak and Strong Gravitational Fields, The Weak Fi ...

Lec 17. Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation -- Solutions to the Field Equations -- Part 4 Instructor: Herbert W. Hamber, Ph.D Description: Polarization States for a Gravitational Wave, Gen ...

Lec 18. Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation -- Solutions to Field Equations -- Part 5 Instructor: Herbert W. Hamber, Ph.D Description: Lense-Thirring Effect and Mach's Principle, Solution ...

Lec 19. Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation -- Solutions to the Field Equations -- Part 6 Instructor: Herbert W. Hamber, Ph.D Description: Solutions to the Field Equations for a Homogeneou ...

Lec 20. Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation -- Gravitation and Quantum Mechanics -- Instructor: Herbert W. Hamber, Ph.D Description: Gravitational Field as a Collection of Gravitons, Quant ...

Lec 21. Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation -- Student Presentations -- Group 1 Instructor: Herbert W. Hamber, Ph.D Benjamin Boizelle - Kerr Solution for a Rotating Black Hole Anna Kwa ...

Lec 22. Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation -- Student Presentation -- Group 2 Instructor: Herbert W. Hamber, Ph.D Yucheng Ji - Positive Energy Theorem in GR James Asbrock - Curvature i ...

Lec 23. Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation -- Student Presentation -- Group 3 Instructor: Herbert W. Hamber, Ph.D Andrew Pace - MOND (Modified Newtonian Mechanics) and GR Craig Pitcher ...

Lec 24. Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation -- Student Presentation -- Part 4 Instructor: Herbert W. Hamber, Ph.D Meghan Frate - Higher Dimensional Gravity (Kaluza-Klein Theory) Jennife ...
 

 

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