The large scale structure of space-time [E-Book] / S.W. Hawking and G.F.R. Ellis.
Hawking, Stephen, (author)
Ellis, George F. R., (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1973
1 online resource (xi, 391 pages)
englisch
9780511524646
9780521200165
9780521099066
Cambridge monographs on mathematical physics
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Table of Contents:
  • The role of gravity
  • Differential geometry
  • General relativity
  • The physical significance of curvature
  • Exact solutions
  • Causal structure
  • The Cauchy problem in general relativity
  • Space-time singularities
  • Gravitational collapse and black holes
  • The initial singularity in the universe.