The Resource Introduction to the theory of relativity, by Peter Gabriel Bergmann, with a foreword by Albert Einstein

Introduction to the theory of relativity, by Peter Gabriel Bergmann, with a foreword by Albert Einstein

Label
Introduction to the theory of relativity
Title
Introduction to the theory of relativity
Statement of responsibility
by Peter Gabriel Bergmann, with a foreword by Albert Einstein
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bergmann, Peter Gabriel
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QC6
LC item number
.B47 1942
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Prentice-Hall physics series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Relativity (Physics)
  • Relativité (Physique)
  • Relativity (Physics)
  • Relativiteitstheorie
  • Relativité (physique)
Label
Introduction to the theory of relativity, by Peter Gabriel Bergmann, with a foreword by Albert Einstein
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1: The special theory of relativity -- Frames of Reference, coordinate systems, and coordinate transformation -- Classical mechanics -- The propagation of light -- The Lorentz transformation -- Vector and tensor calculus in an n Dimensional continuum -- Relativistic mechanics of mass points -- Relativistic electrodynamics -- The mechanics of continuous matter -- Applications of the special theory of relativity -- Part 2: The general theory of relativity -- The principle of equivalence -- The Riemann-Christoffel curvature tensor -- The field equations of the general theory of relativity -- Rigorous solutions of the field equations of the general theory of relativity -- The experimental tests of the general theory of relativity -- The equations of motion in the general theory of relativity -- Part 3: Unified field theories -- Weyl's Gauge-invariant geometry -- Kaluza's five dimensional theory and the projective field theories -- A generalization of Kaluza's theory
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 287 pages
Lccn
42014846
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
diagrams
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02204410
  • (OCoLC)ocm02204410
Label
Introduction to the theory of relativity, by Peter Gabriel Bergmann, with a foreword by Albert Einstein
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1: The special theory of relativity -- Frames of Reference, coordinate systems, and coordinate transformation -- Classical mechanics -- The propagation of light -- The Lorentz transformation -- Vector and tensor calculus in an n Dimensional continuum -- Relativistic mechanics of mass points -- Relativistic electrodynamics -- The mechanics of continuous matter -- Applications of the special theory of relativity -- Part 2: The general theory of relativity -- The principle of equivalence -- The Riemann-Christoffel curvature tensor -- The field equations of the general theory of relativity -- Rigorous solutions of the field equations of the general theory of relativity -- The experimental tests of the general theory of relativity -- The equations of motion in the general theory of relativity -- Part 3: Unified field theories -- Weyl's Gauge-invariant geometry -- Kaluza's five dimensional theory and the projective field theories -- A generalization of Kaluza's theory
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 287 pages
Lccn
42014846
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
diagrams
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02204410
  • (OCoLC)ocm02204410

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