Gravitation pp 87-114 | Cite as

The General-Relativistic World

  • Pierre FleuryEmail author
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Physics book series (SpringerBriefs in Physics)


The previous chapter of this course was dedicated to the construction of a relativistic theory of gravitation. In this third and last chapter, we will review some of the main real-world new features of this theory, such as gravitational time dilation, gravitational waves and black holes.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Theoretical PhysicsUniversity of GenevaGenevaSwitzerland
  2. 2.Instituto de Física TeóricaMadridSpain

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