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Relativity - Lecture 22

Lecture 22 - General Relativity and Black Holes II

Derive Analytic Results for Radial Motion
- Compare Speeds and Energies for Bookkeeper and Shell Observers
Equations of Motion for a General Orbit
- Explain How these can be Numerically Integrated
Expand the Effective Potential in the Weak-Field Limit

Prof. Max Tegmark
8.033 Relativity, Fall 2006
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT OpenCourseWare)
Date accessed: 2009-10-17
License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA

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1. General Relativity Handout
2. Einstein's Field Equations Handout



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