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General relativity and matter

a spinor field theory from fermis to light-years

by Mendel Sachs

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Published by D. Reidel Pub. Co., Sold and distributed in the U.S.A. and Canada by Kluwer Boston in Dordrecht, Holland, Boston, U.S.A, Hingham, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General relativity (Physics),
  • Matter.,
  • Spinor analysis.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statementby Mendel Sachs ; with a foreword by Clive Kilmister.
    SeriesFundamental theories of physics
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC173.6 .S24 1982
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 208 p. ;
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3487977M
    ISBN 109027713812
    LC Control Number82007609

    Advanced General Relativity. These books either require previous knowledge of relativity or geometry/topology. Y. Choquet-Bruhat (), General Relativity and the Einstein Equations. (A) A standard reference for the Cauchy problem in GR, written by the mathematician who first proved it . This work is a short textbook on general relativity and gravitation, aimed at readers with a broad range of interests in physics, from cosmology to gravitational radiation to high energy physics to condensed matter theory. It is an introductory text, but it has also been written as a jumping-off point for readers who plan to study more specialized : Steven Carlip.

      Book: General Relativity (Crowell) This is a textmap about general relativity, at a level that is meant to be accessible to advanced undergraduates. which relate the local intrinsic curvature to the locally ambient matter in the same way that Gauss’s law relates the local divergence of the electric field to the charge density.   This text focuses on general relativity for upper-division undergraduates majoring in physics. It is meant to be especially well adapted for self-study, and answers are given in the back of the book for almost all the problems. The ratio of conceptual to mathematical problems is higher than in most books.

    book Das Relativitäts prinzip — published by Friedr. Vieweg & Son, Braunschweig. The general theory of relativity, together with the necessary parts of the theory of invariants, is dealt with in the author’s book Die Grundlagen der allgemeinen Relativitätstheorie (The Foundations of the General Theory of Relativity) — Joh. Ambr. Relativity - Relativity - General relativity: Because Isaac Newton’s law of gravity served so well in explaining the behaviour of the solar system, the question arises why it was necessary to develop a new theory of gravity. The answer is that Newton’s theory violates special relativity, for it requires an unspecified “action at a distance” through which any two objects—such as the.


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