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The Resource General relativity and gravitational waves

General relativity and gravitational waves

Label
General relativity and gravitational waves
Title
General relativity and gravitational waves
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Upper-level undergraduates and graduate students receive a brief but thorough introduction to the foundations of general relativity from a pioneer in the investigation of gravitational waves, who introduces the related Riemannian geometry and tensor calculus, conservation laws, and classic experiments
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC/ICU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1919-2000
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weber, J.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Interscience tracts on physics and astronomy
Series volume
no. 10
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • General relativity (Physics)
  • Gravitation
  • Algemene relativiteitstheorie
  • Gravitatiegolven
  • Relativité générale (Physique)
  • Gravitation
  • Allgemeine Relativitätstheorie
  • Gravitationswelle
Label
General relativity and gravitational waves
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The equivalence principle -- Generalization of the special theory of relativity -- Riemannian geometry and tensor calculus -- Field equations of general relativity and electromagnetism -- Experimental tests of general relativity -- The conservation laws -- Gravitational waves -- Detection and generation of gravitational waves -- Selected topics in general relativity
Control code
530862
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
200 pages
Lccn
60016811
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)833079
Label
General relativity and gravitational waves
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The equivalence principle -- Generalization of the special theory of relativity -- Riemannian geometry and tensor calculus -- Field equations of general relativity and electromagnetism -- Experimental tests of general relativity -- The conservation laws -- Gravitational waves -- Detection and generation of gravitational waves -- Selected topics in general relativity
Control code
530862
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
200 pages
Lccn
60016811
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)833079

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