Gravitational Waves

WEEK 6: PROPAGATION OF GWs THROUGH MATTER;  GENERATION OF GW'S BY SLOW-MOTION SOURCES



Movies:

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Lecture 10: Propagation of GW's Through Matter in Curved Spacetime

Lecture 11: Generation of GW's by Slow-Motion Sources in Curved Spacetime


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