PHY27 Modern Physics : General Relativity -- Lecture 4 


Lecture 4 of Leonard Susskind's Modern Physics course concentrating on General Relativity. Recorded October 13, 2008 at Stanford University.

In this lecture Professor of Physics, Leonard Susskind, discusses covariant and contra variant indices, tensor arithmetic, algebra and calculus, and the geometry of expanding space time.

This Stanford Continuing Studies course is the fourth of a six-quarter sequence of classes exploring the essential theoretical foundations of modern physics. The topics covered in this course focus on classical mechanics. Leonard Susskind is the Felix Bloch Professor of Physics at Stanford University.



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