136.026 Introduction to General Relativity
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2021W, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Hybrid

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to are in postion to reproduce the  contents as outlined in detail in the english version of "Lehrinhalte" in written as well as oral form. Moreover the students will be able to apply the basic concepts of Einf.i.d.Allgemeine Relativitätstheorie  to simple examples.

Subject of course

1 Special Relativity, Lorentz transformations, Minkowski Geometry 2 Differential Geometry, Manifolds, Vector fields and Lie-derivative, Tensor fields, Differential forms 3 Metric Geometry, Parallel transport, Curvature, Geodesic and Deviation equation, Cartans vector-valued forms 4 Equivalence principle and Einstein's field equations, Newtonian limit

Teaching methods

lecture with a strong and active student participation.

Mode of examination

Oral

Additional information

 

 

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Tue09:00 - 10:0005.10.2021 - 25.01.2022GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT Wechsel und Reinigungszeit
Tue10:00 - 12:0005.10.2021 - 25.01.2022GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT BALASIN
Tue12:00 - 13:0005.10.2021 - 25.01.2022GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT Wechsel und Reinigungszeit
Wed10:15 - 11:4506.10.2021 - 26.01.2022EI 11 Geodäsie HS BALASIN
Wed10:00 - 12:0012.01.2022 - 26.01.2022GM 2 Radinger Hörsaal - TCH BALASIN
Introduction to General Relativity - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Tue05.10.202109:00 - 10:00GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT Wechsel und Reinigungszeit
Tue05.10.202110:00 - 12:00GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT BALASIN
Tue05.10.202112:00 - 13:00GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT Wechsel und Reinigungszeit
Wed06.10.202110:15 - 11:45EI 11 Geodäsie HS BALASIN
Tue12.10.202109:00 - 10:00GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT Wechsel und Reinigungszeit
Tue12.10.202110:00 - 12:00GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT BALASIN
Tue12.10.202112:00 - 13:00GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT Wechsel und Reinigungszeit
Wed13.10.202110:15 - 11:45EI 11 Geodäsie HS BALASIN
Tue19.10.202109:00 - 10:00GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT Wechsel und Reinigungszeit
Wed20.10.202110:15 - 11:45EI 11 Geodäsie HS BALASIN
Wed27.10.202110:15 - 11:45EI 11 Geodäsie HS BALASIN
Wed03.11.202110:15 - 11:45EI 11 Geodäsie HS BALASIN
Tue09.11.202109:00 - 10:00GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT Wechsel und Reinigungszeit
Tue09.11.202110:00 - 12:00GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT BALASIN
Tue09.11.202112:00 - 13:00GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT Wechsel und Reinigungszeit
Wed10.11.202110:15 - 11:45EI 11 Geodäsie HS BALASIN
Tue16.11.202109:00 - 10:00GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT Wechsel und Reinigungszeit
Tue16.11.202110:00 - 12:00GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT BALASIN
Tue16.11.202112:00 - 13:00GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT Wechsel und Reinigungszeit
Wed17.11.202110:15 - 11:45EI 11 Geodäsie HS BALASIN

Examination modalities

Oral exam

Group dates

GroupDayTimeDateLocationDescription
G1Wed10:15 - 11:4513.10.2021 - 19.01.2022EI 11 Geodäsie HS 136.026 Introduction to General Relativity G1
G2Wed10:15 - 11:4520.10.2021 - 26.01.2022EI 11 Geodäsie HS 136.026 Introduction to General Relativity G2

Course registration

Use Group Registration to register.

Group Registration

GroupRegistration FromTo
G107.10.2021 18:0009.10.2021 18:00
G207.10.2021 18:0009.10.2021 18:00

Curricula

Literature

R Wald, General Relativity

Misner,Thorne and Wheeler, Gravitation

Language

German