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General Relativity - 06 edition

by M. P. Hobson, G. P. Efstathiou and A. N. Lasenby

General Relativity (ISBN10: 0521829518; ISBN13: 9780521829519)
ISBN13: 978-0521829519
ISBN10: 0521829518

Summary: After reviewing the basic concept of general relativity, this introduction discusses its mathematical background, including the necessary tools of tensor calculus and differential geometry. These tools are used to develop the topic of special relativity and to discuss electromagnetism in Minkowski spacetime. Gravitation as spacetime curvature is introduced and the field equations of general relativity derived. After applying the theory to a wide range of physical sit ...show moreuations, the book concludes with a brief discussion of classical field theory and the derivation of general relativity from a variational principle. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 06
Cover: Hardback
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Year Published: 2006
International: No

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