**Tensors and Relativity**

by Peter Dunsby

2004**Number of pages**: 203

**Description**:

From the contents: the special theory of relativity, vectors and tensors in special relativity, conceptual basis of general relativity, curved space time and general relativity, Einstein's field equations, Schwarzschild's solution.

Download or read it online for free here:

**Read online**

(online html)

## Similar books

**The Quantum Mechanics of Cosmology**

by

**James B. Hartle**-

**arXiv.org**

Notes from the lectures on Quantum Cosmology and Baby Universes. The lectures covered quantum mechanics for closed systems, generalized quantum mechanics, time in quantum mechanics, the quantum mechanics spacetime, and practical quantum cosmology.

(

**1850**views)

**The Landscape of Theoretical Physics**

by

**Matej Pavsic**-

**arXiv**

This a book is for those who would like to learn something about special and general relativity beyond the usual textbooks, about quantum field theory, the elegant Fock-Schwinger-Stueckelberg proper time formalism, and much more.

(

**10198**views)

**Classical Electrodynamics and Theory of Relativity**

by

**Ruslan Sharipov**-

**Samizdat Press**

A regular, smooth, and logically consistent introduction to the subject starting with basic facts like Coulomb law and ending with Einstein's theory of gravitation. A book for mathematics students, references to physical intuition are minimized.

(

**12957**views)

**Accelerating Universe: Theory versus Experiment**

by

**Moshe Carmeli**-

**arXiv**

We present gravitation as a theory in which the coordinates are distances and velocities between galaxies. We show three possibilities for the Universe to expand. Comparison with general relativity theory is finally made ...

(

**2933**views)