|SECTION 01 In-person only - 2nd Quarter|
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
D'Inverno, Ray, INTRODUCING EINSTEIN'S RELATIVITY, Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1999.
Gates, Evalyn, EINSTEIN'S TELESCOPE: THE HUNT FOR DARK MATTER AND DARK ENERGY IN THE UNIVERSE, W.W. Norton & Company, New York, 2009.
|Examinations and Assignments: |
Biweekly homework assignments.
One mid-term and one final exam.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Students will be required to have a basic understanding of Special Relativity (PHYS215). Basic concepts of special relativity will be reviewed during the course. The course includes an introductory tutorial on tensor analysis; a basic understanding of matrices is required. There will be a limited use of partial differential equations. Fluency in calculus is a requirement.
|Instructor(s): Kubik,Erik Michael Times: .M.W.F. 11:00AM-11:50AM; Location: SCIE201; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 50||SR major: 10||JR major: 10|| || |
|Seats Available: 12||GRAD: 10||SR non-major: 0||JR non-major: 0||SO: 10||FR: 10|
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