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Cours de l'IAP / Lectures of the IAP

«  Gravity: Newtonian, post-Newtonian, Relativistic 4  »

Clifford Will
Inst. Fund. Theory (IFT), Dept. Physics, Univ. Florida (Gainesville, Florida, Etats-Unis d'Amérique)

In this lecture, I review the fundamental aspects of gravity, starting from the theory of Newton up to General Relativity, focusing on methods to build perturbative solutions.


The lecture is based on the monograph : Newtonian, post-Newtonian, Relativistic, by Eric Poisson and Clifford Will (PW) Cambridge University Press (2014)

4. Post-Newtonian theory – Near zone physics
Implementation, PN celestial mechanics, astrometry & timekeeping
PW, Chapters 8 – 10
lundi 10 octobre 2016 - 14:00
Amphithéâtre Henri Mineur, Institut d'Astrophysique
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