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260130 SE Seminar in special topics in relativity (2022S)

Differential geometry in physics

5.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 26 - Physik
Continuous assessment of course work

Registration/Deregistration

Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).

Details

max. 15 participants
Language: English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Monday 07.03. 16:00 - 17:30 Erwin-Schrödinger-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, 5. Stk., 1090 Wien
Monday 14.03. 16:00 - 17:30 Erwin-Schrödinger-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, 5. Stk., 1090 Wien
Monday 21.03. 16:00 - 17:30 Erwin-Schrödinger-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, 5. Stk., 1090 Wien
Monday 28.03. 16:00 - 17:30 Erwin-Schrödinger-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, 5. Stk., 1090 Wien
Monday 04.04. 16:00 - 17:30 Erwin-Schrödinger-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, 5. Stk., 1090 Wien
Monday 25.04. 16:00 - 17:30 Erwin-Schrödinger-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, 5. Stk., 1090 Wien
Monday 02.05. 16:00 - 17:30 Erwin-Schrödinger-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, 5. Stk., 1090 Wien
Monday 09.05. 16:00 - 17:30 Erwin-Schrödinger-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, 5. Stk., 1090 Wien
Monday 16.05. 16:00 - 17:30 Erwin-Schrödinger-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, 5. Stk., 1090 Wien
Monday 23.05. 16:00 - 17:30 Erwin-Schrödinger-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, 5. Stk., 1090 Wien
Monday 13.06. 16:00 - 17:30 Erwin-Schrödinger-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, 5. Stk., 1090 Wien
Monday 20.06. 16:00 - 17:30 Erwin-Schrödinger-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, 5. Stk., 1090 Wien

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

The aim of the seminar will be to provide an introduction to the techniques of differential geometry in theoretical physics.

Assessment and permitted materials

The course has immanent examination character.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Students will give talks on a randomly assigned basis. The talks will be evaluated according to the clarity and the understanding of the topic by the student.

Examination topics

Participants give seminar talks using textbook material.

Reading list

Schutz – Geometrical Methods of Mathematical Physics.
Frankel - The geometry of physics

Further references will be provided as need arises

Association in the course directory

ERGB

Last modified: Mo 07.03.2022 13:29