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401 Nielsen Physics Bldg., The University of Tennessee, Knoxville,
TN 37996-1200, U.S.A.
Office hours: One hour after each class, whenever you find
me at the office, and by appointment. Section: 70967 Lectures: MW(F) 11:15 - 12:30, Rm # 512 Physics Textbook:
Sean M. Carroll, Spacetime and Geometry - An Introduction
to General Relativity (Addison Wesley)
due as announced (in general, 1-2 weeks after we are done with the
corresponding material). Half credit for late submission.
You need to do 75% of the homework for full credit (or 50% if you also do a project).
You may do a project
on a topic of your choice (selected after consultation with the
Instructor), write a short paper on it and present it in class at the
end of the semester. This is not meant to be original work. You just
need to understand a certain subject described in one of the recommended
textbooks (see web site for a list)
and not covered in class or in a research paper you happen to be interested in.
If you do a project, you need only do 50% of the homework.
Based on 75% of homework, or 50% of homework + project. WWW: The web site for the course is
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