**General Relativity**- University of California at Santa Cruz

- TEXT: J.B. Hartle, `Gravity: An Introduction to Einstein's General Relativity'

- Instructor: Michael Dine

- Office Hours:

Differentials, metrics, transformations.

Handout: Vectors (also for 139B Students)

Handout: Meaning of the Action Principle

Notes from lecture on geodesic equation

Constructing local Lorentz frames

The Kepler Problem With and Without General Relativity

Black Hole Metrics: Eddington-Finkelstein and Kruskal

Curvature: The Einstein Equations and Applications to Cosmology

The Big Bang: How Close Can We Come (The Final Lecture) -->

Homework
Assignments and Exam Solutions