Gravitational waves : Caltech's Physics 237-2002 : a web-based course / Organized and designed by Kip S. Thorne, Mihai Bondarescu and Yanbei Chen

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      Summary: The website contains all the materials from a graduate-student-level course on Gravitational Waves taught at the California Institute of Technology, January through May of 2002. The materials include Quicktime videos of the lectures, lists of suggested and supplementary reading, copies of some of the readings, many exercises, and solutions to all exercises. The video files are so large that it may not be possible to stream them from most sites, but they can be downloaded. Alternatively, the course materials on DVD's can be borrowed from the Caltech Library via Interlibrary Loan
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      Lectures by Thorne and guest lecturers. Video of lectures by Bondarescu and Chen. Homework problems by Thorne and guest lecturers. Homework solutions by Bondarescu and Chen
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      Guest lecturers: John Armstrong (JPL), Barry Barish, Erik Black, Alessandra Buonanno, Yanbei Chen, Riccardo De Salvo, Ronald Drever, Matt Evans, William Folkner (JPL), William Hamilton (LSU), Mark Kamionkowski, Albert Lazzarini, Lee Lindblom, Sterl hinney, Mark Scheel, Bonny Schumaker (JPL), Robert Spero (JPL), Aln Weisntein, Phil Willems -- All lecturers are from Caltech unless otherwise noted
      This material may be reproduced for educational non-profit purposes only
      A course offered at the California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, Jan 7, 2002-May 27, 2002
      Includes homework, solutions and recommended reading at
      MODE OF ACCESS: World Wide Web:
    • Other Titles:
      Caltech's Physics 237-2002 gravitational waves : a web-based course. Ph237 gravitational waves. Physics 237-2002 gravitational waves.
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