This homepage contains lecture notes on the course of general
relativity FX2/H97 read in the fall semester 1997 at the
of NTNU, Trondheim. Some parts were added later.
It is still under construction (see the dates
of last revision of each chapter). Some viewers do not allow to
see the PS-files on the screen. However, you can download it (using
the 'save'-command) and print it on a PostScript printer.
Special relativity (15.10.97)
Basic concepts of general relativity (14.4.00)
Spherically symmetric spacetimes (19.11.97)
Differential geometry (23.10.97)
Variational principles (23.10.97)
A Belorussian translation of the text is available
A supplementary text on lower level can be found in
lecture notes on cosmology which
was read in the fall semester 1999 as a part of another course.
To get more information contact, please, the author.
Readers may find interesting also other web-pages on general
relativity referred at
Syracuse University list .
Astronomical Institute of the Academy of Sciences
of the Czech Republic,
Bocni II 1401,
CZ 141 31 Praha 4,
tlf.: +420 267 103 348
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