Ph 236: General Relativity

For the previous year (2011-12), see here.

Course Description

The course will serve as an introduction to general relativity. Links provided below are to the relevant lecture notes.

FIRST TERM: The mathematical foundations and formulation of GR, and some simple examples.

SECOND TERM: Relativistic stars, black holes, numerical methods, and advanced topics.
[With Yanbei Chen]



Final Exam

First Term: