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The Resource General relativistic dynamics : extending Einstein's legacy throughout the universe, Fred I. Cooperstock, (electronic resource)

General relativistic dynamics : extending Einstein's legacy throughout the universe, Fred I. Cooperstock, (electronic resource)

Label
General relativistic dynamics : extending Einstein's legacy throughout the universe
Title
General relativistic dynamics
Title remainder
extending Einstein's legacy throughout the universe
Statement of responsibility
Fred I. Cooperstock
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cooperstock, F.
Dewey number
530.11
LC call number
QC173.6
LC item number
.C67 2009
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • General relativity (Physics)
  • Gravity
  • Gravitational fields
  • Galaxies
Label
General relativistic dynamics : extending Einstein's legacy throughout the universe, Fred I. Cooperstock, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-224) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Essentials of special relativity -- Bondi's K-calculus approach to special relativity -- Essentials of general relativity -- Schwarzschild solution and its consequences -- Gravitational waves -- The normal scales of physics and the Planck scale -- General relativistic cosmology -- Motion of stars in the galaxy -- Clusters of galaxies -- Closed timelike curves and time machines -- The direction of physics research -- Summary and concluding commentary
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000338053
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9789814271165
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009012008
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000338053
Label
General relativistic dynamics : extending Einstein's legacy throughout the universe, Fred I. Cooperstock, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-224) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Essentials of special relativity -- Bondi's K-calculus approach to special relativity -- Essentials of general relativity -- Schwarzschild solution and its consequences -- Gravitational waves -- The normal scales of physics and the Planck scale -- General relativistic cosmology -- Motion of stars in the galaxy -- Clusters of galaxies -- Closed timelike curves and time machines -- The direction of physics research -- Summary and concluding commentary
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000338053
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9789814271165
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009012008
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000338053

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