Lectures General Relativity 2012
G. 't Hooft, S. Vandoren
Friday 11:00 - 12:45 , MG 211 .
Lectures September 14 - December 21, 2012
Exercise sessions Fridays 13:15 - 17:00 after the course, rooms MG 016; BBL 161.
The lecture notes (new, slightly revised version 15/9/2007) Introduction to General Relativity (in English) click here.
These notes can be obtained at Onderwijszaken. They also appeared as a book: Introduction to General Relativity
, Rinton Press, Inc., Princeton NJ, ISBN 1-58949-000-2.
There is a small ERRATUM referring to an equation in the end of these lectures (both in the book and in the notes of before Jan. 24, 2001.) Some irritating misprints in the book are corrected here also.
Minor changes or corrections in the notes may appear. Comments about the lecture notes are always welcome.
Assistant for the exercise sessions: C. Toldo.
As a rule, students will have about one week time to do the exercises and hand in the answers.
The exercises will be checked; the correct answers will count for 20 %.
Mid term examination (November 9, 2012): result will count for 30 %.
Final examination: result will count for 50 %.
Further announcements will follow here