[ 461WTPHRTHV16 ] VL Relativistic Theory

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS M2 - Master's programme 2. year Physics Frank Müh 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Technical Physics 2019W
Objectives Teaching the concepts and mathematical methods of relativistic physics
Subject Introduction to special and general relativity, tensor calculus, tensor analysis
Criteria for evaluation Written exam
Methods Development of the theory at the blackboard (tablet)
Language German
Study material R. d´Inverno: Einführung in die Relativitätstheorie, VCH 1995 J. Foster, J.D. Nightingale: A Short Course in General Relativity, Springer 2006
Changing subject? Yes
Further information Subjects may change. Possible variants: Quantum Field Theory or Standard Model instead of General Relativity; Study Material: M.D. Schwartz: Quantum Field Theory and the Standard Model, Cambridge University Press 2014
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment