PHZ 7608 — Special and General Relativity 2 — Spring 2017

Course: PHZ 7608, Special and General Relativity 2, Class Hours: M Period 10, W Period 9, Room 1200
Lecturer: J. N. Fry, Office NPB 2172, phone 392-6692, e-mail fry#phys.ufl.edu, Office Hours: MWF Period 6   [Schedule]

Course Description:

This is the second semester of relativity, following PHZ 6607, wherein we apply the machinery of the general theory of relativity to a variety of special topics.

Topics:

Grading:

Grades will be based entirely on periodic homework sets.

Books: (Relativity , Global Cosmology / Local Cosmology, Relativistic Astrophysics)

Links: (a growing list)

Class Diary (updated 4/5)

Homework:

  1. Homework 1. Due February 1. Solution.
  2. Homework 2. Due February 15. Solution.
  3. Homework 3. Due April 5.
  4. Homework 4 (takehome final). Due April 26.