- Author : KRORI, K. D.
- Publisher : PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd.
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- Genre: Science
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- ISBN 10 : 9789388028684
FUNDAMENTALS OF SPECIAL AND GENERAL RELATIVITY Revised Edition Book Description :
Relativity, apart from quantum mechanics, is the greatest wonder in science, unfolded single-handedly in the 20th century by Albert Einstein. The scientist developed general relativity as a logical sequel to special relativity. This comprehensive book presents explication of the conceptual evolution and mathematical derivations of the theories of special and general relativity. The book follows an Einsteinian approach while explaining the concepts and the theories of relativity. Divided into 14 chapters, the revised edition of the book covers elementary concepts of Special relativity, as well as the advanced studies on General relativity. The recent theories like Kerr geometry, Sagnac effect, Vaidya geometry, Raychaudhuri equation and Gravitation phy...