ITP Lecture Archive

General Relativity – HS 2012

Prof. Demetrios Christodoulou

HPV G5, Tuesday 14:45 - 16:30
HPT C103, Thursday 10:45 - 12:30


Assistants & Rooms

Maximilian Kelm
Friday 12:45-14:30, HIT F 13
Burkard Schwab
Thursday 14:45-16:30, HIT E 41.1*
Carl Vollenweider
Thursday 14:45-16:30, HIT F 31.2
André Lisibach

* Exceptions: On the 27th of September and on the 29th of November this exercise class will take place in the room HIT K 52.


Students have to hand in strictly more than 50% of the exercise sheets. Sheets not showing a serious effort are disregarded from the count.

Remark: Students are allowed to hand in in groups.


The print version of the exercise sheet will be handed out in the lecture on Thursday. The questions of the exercise sheet will be discussed in the exercise classes in the same week. Students hand in their solutions the following week. One week later students get their sheets back.

Exercise & Solution Sheets

Exercise Sheets
Solution Sheets

Supplementary Material

Lecture notes on general relativity by Sean Carroll

Lecture notes on differential geometry by Demetrios Christodoulou