LEC # | TOPICS | KEY DATES |
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1 | Introduction and the Geometric Viewpoint on Physics | |

2 | Introduction to Tensors | |

3 | Tensors Continued | |

4 | Volumes and Volume Elements; Conservation Laws | Problem set 1 due |

5 | The Stress Energy Tensor and the Christoffel Symbol | |

6 | The Principle of Equivalence | |

7 | The Principle of Equivalence Continued; Parallel Transport | Problem set 2 due |

8 | Lie Transport, Killing Vectors, Tensor Densities | |

9 | Geodesics | Problem set 3 due |

10 | Spacetime Curvature | |

11 | More on Spacetime Curvature | |

12 | The Einstein Field Equation | Problem set 4 due |

13 | The Einstein Field Equation (Variant Derivation) | |

14 | Linearized Gravity I: Principles and Static Limit | Problem set 5 due |

15 | Linearized Gravity II: Dynamic Sources | |

16 | Gravitational Radiation I | Problem set 6 due |

17 | Gravitational Radiation II | |

18 | Cosmology I | Problem set 7 due |

19 | Cosmology II | |

20 | Spherical Compact Sources I | Problem set 8 due |

21 | Spherical Compact Sources II | |

22 | Black Holes I | Problem set 9 due |

23 | Black Holes II | |

24 | Advanced Topics I (not video captured) | Problem sets 10 and 11 due |

25 | Advanced Topics II (not video captured) |

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