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Selected Topics on General Relativity I - NTMF063
Title in English: Vybrané partie obecné relativity I
Guaranteed by: Institute of Theoretical Physics (32-UTF)
Faculty: Faculty of Mathematics and Physics
Actual: from 2018 to 2018
Semester: winter
E-Credits: 3
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:2/0 Ex [hours/week]
Capacity: unlimited
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: taught
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Additional information:
Guarantor: prof. RNDr. Pavel Krtouš, Ph.D.
Mgr. Tomáš Ledvinka, Ph.D.
prof. RNDr. Jiří Podolský, CSc., DSc.
Annotation -
Last update: T_UTF (15.05.2012)
Advanced topics in GR. Pool of topics contains: Maximally symmetric spacetimes. Gravitational field of accelerated sources.Cosmology. Algebraic classification. Properties of congruences. Hyperbolic probems in GR. Relativistic perturbations. Causal structure and horizons. Loop variables. Courses NTMF063 and NTMF073 cover different topics from the list. Intended for graduate students who completed the NTMF037 and NTMF038 courses.
Literature - Czech
Last update: prof. RNDr. Pavel Krtouš, Ph.D. (25.09.2006)
  • C. W. Misner, K. S. Thorne a J. A. Wheeler: Gravitation, Freedman, San Francisco 1973.
  • S. W. Hawking a G. F. R. Ellis: The Large Scale Structure of Space-Time, Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge 1973.
  • E. Poisson: A Relativist's Toolkit: The Mathematics of Black-Hole Mechanics, Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge 2004.

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Syllabus -
Last update: prof. RNDr. Pavel Krtouš, Ph.D. (26.09.2006)
  • Maximally symmetric spacetimes (J. Podolský, P. Krtouš)
  • Gravitational field of uniformly accelerated sources (P. Krtouš)
  • Null tetrads and algebraic classification (J. Podolský)
  • Vector fields: properties and privileged examples (O. Semerák)
  • Hyperbolic probems in GR (T. Ledvinka)
  • Perturbations of relativistic stars, black holes and cosmological models (J. Bičák)
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