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The Resource Introduction to general relativity, Lewis Ryder

Introduction to general relativity, Lewis Ryder

Label
Introduction to general relativity
Title
Introduction to general relativity
Statement of responsibility
Lewis Ryder
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Lewis Ryder develops the theory of general relativity in detail. Covering the core topics of black holes, gravitational radiation, and cosmology, he provides an overview of general relativity and its modern ramifications
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ryder, Lewis H.
Dewey number
530.11
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC173.6
LC item number
.R93 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • General relativity (Physics)
  • SCIENCE
  • General relativity (Physics)
  • Allgemeine Relativitätstheorie
Label
Introduction to general relativity, Lewis Ryder
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 425-438) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special relativity, non-inertial effects and electromagnetism -- Differential geometry I : vectors, differential forms and absolute differentiation -- Differential geometry II : geodesics and curvature -- Einstein field equations, the Schwarzschild solution and experimental tests of General Relativity -- Gravitomagnetic effects : gyroscopes and clocks -- Gravitational collapse and black holes -- Action principle, conservation laws and the Cauchy problem -- Gravitational radiation -- Cosmology -- Gravitation and field theory
Control code
558541817
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 441 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511580048
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612391231
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
239123
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)558541817
Label
Introduction to general relativity, Lewis Ryder
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 425-438) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special relativity, non-inertial effects and electromagnetism -- Differential geometry I : vectors, differential forms and absolute differentiation -- Differential geometry II : geodesics and curvature -- Einstein field equations, the Schwarzschild solution and experimental tests of General Relativity -- Gravitomagnetic effects : gyroscopes and clocks -- Gravitational collapse and black holes -- Action principle, conservation laws and the Cauchy problem -- Gravitational radiation -- Cosmology -- Gravitation and field theory
Control code
558541817
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 441 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511580048
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612391231
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
239123
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)558541817

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