Lecture Notes on General Relativity
Abstract
These notes represent approximately one semester's worth of lectures on introductory general relativity for beginning graduate students in physics. Topics include manifolds, Riemannian geometry, Einstein's equations, and three applications: gravitational radiation, black holes, and cosmology.
 Publication:

arXiv eprints
 Pub Date:
 December 1997
 arXiv:
 arXiv:grqc/9712019
 Bibcode:
 1997gr.qc....12019C
 Keywords:

 General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology;
 Astrophysics;
 High Energy Physics  Theory
 EPrint:
 238 pages, numerous figures. Individual chapters, and potentially updated versions, can be found at http://itp.ucsb.edu/~carroll/notes/