CONTENTS 
Course
Description 
Questionaire 

Chapter
1: Physics in Flat Spacetime: Geometric Viewpoint 
Important
Concepts 01 
Homework
(due 9 Oct) 
Solution
Set 01: [ps file] , [pdf
file] 
Chapter
2: Kinetic Theory [version 0202.1.pdf] 
Important
Concepts 02 
Homework
(due 16 Oct) 
Solution
Set 02: [ps file] , [pdf
file] 
Chapter
3: Statistical Mechanics [version 0203.1.pdf] 
Important
Concepts 03 
Homework
(due 23 Oct) 
Solution
Set 03: [ps file] , [pdf
file] 
Chapter
4: Statistical Thermodynamics [version 0204.1.pdf] 
Important
Concepts 04 
Homework
(due 30 Oct) 
Solution
Set 04: [ps file] , [pdf
file] 
Chapter
5: Random Processes [pdf file] , [ps
file] 
Important
Concepts 05 
Homework
(due 6 Nov):[ps file] , [pdf
file] 
Solution
Set 05: [ps file] , [pdf
file] 
Chapter
6: Geometric Optics [version 0206.2.pdf] 
Important
Concepts 06 
Homework
(due 13 Nov):[pdf file] 
Solution
Set 06: [ps file] , [pdf
file] 
Chapter
7: Diffraction [version 0207.1.pdf] 
Important
Concepts 07 
Homework
(due 20 Nov):[pdf file] 
Solution
Set 07: [ps file] , [pdf
file] 
Chapter
8: Interference [version 0208.1.pdf] 
Important
Concepts 08 
Homework
(due 27 Nov):[pdf file] 
Solution
Set 08: [ps file],[pdf
file] 
Chapter
9: Nonlinear Optics [version 0209.1.pdf] 
Important
Concepts 09 
Homework
(due 3 Dec)[pdf file] 
Solution
Set 09: [ps file],[pdf
file] 
Chapter
10: Elastostatics [version 0210.1.pdf] 
Important
Concepts 10 
Homework
(due 15 Jan)[pdf file] 
Solution
Set 10: [pdf file] 
Chapter
11: Elastodynamics [version 0211.1.pdf] 
Important
Concepts 11 
Homework
(due 22 Jan)[pdf file] 
Solution
Set 11: [ps file],[pdf
file] 
Chapter
12: Foundations of Fluid Dynamics [version 0212.2.pdf] 
Important
Concepts 12 
Homework
(due 29 Jan)[pdf file] 
Solution
Set 12: [ps file],[pdf
file] 
Chapter
13: Vorticity [version 0213.1.pdf] 
Important
Concepts 13 
Homework
(due 5 Feb)[pdf file] 
Solution
Set 13: [ps file],[pdf
file] 
Chapter
14: Turbulence [version 0214.1.pdf][New
version: 0214.2.pdf] 
Important
Concepts 14 
Homework
(due 12 Feb)[pdf file][Version
2] 
Solution
Set 14: [ps file],[pdf
file] 
Chapter
15: Waves and Rotating Flows [version 0215.1.pdf][New
version: 0215.2.pdf] 
Important
Concepts 15 
Homework
15A (due 19 Feb)[pdf file]Homework
15B (due 26 Feb)[pdf file] 
Solution
Set 15A: [ps file],[pdf
file]
Solution
Set 15B: [ps file],
[pdf
file] 
Chapter
16: Supersonic Flow [version 0216.1.pdf] 
Important
Concepts 16 
Homework
(due 5 Mar)[pdf file] 
Solution
Set 16: [ps file],
[pdf
file] 
Chapter
17: Convection [version 0218.1.pdf] 
Chapter
18: Magnetohydrodynamics [version 0218.1.pdf][New
version: 0218.2.pdf] [Final
version: 0218.3.pdf] 
Important
Concepts 18 
Homework
(due 12 Mar)[pdf file] 
Solution
Set 18: [ps file],[pdf
file] 
Chapter
19: The Particle Kinetics of Plasma [version 0219.1.pdf] 
Important
Concepts 19 
Homework
(due 9 April)[pdf file] 
Solution
Set 19: [ps file],[pdf
file] 
Chapter
20: Waves in Cold Plasmas: TwoFluid Formalism [version 0220.1.pdf] 
Chapter
21: Kinetic Theory of Warm Plasmas [version 0221.1.pdf] 
Important
Concepts 21 
Homework
(due 16 April)[pdf file] 
Solution
Set 21: [ps file],[pdf
file] 
Chapter
22: Nonlinear Dynamics of Plasmas [version 0222.1.pdf][version
0222.2.pdf] 
Important
Concepts 22 
Homework
(due 23April)[pdf file] 
Solution
Set 22: [ps file],[pdf
file] 
Chapter
23: From Special to General Relativity [version 0223.1.pdf][version
0223.2.pdf] 
Important
Concepts 23 
Homework
(due 30April)[pdf file] 
Solution
Set 23: [ps file],[pdf
file] 
Chapter
24: Fundamental Concepts of General Relativity [version 0224.1.pdf][version
0224.2.pdf] 
Important
Concepts 24 
Homework
(due 07 May)[pdf file] 
Solution
Set 24: [ps file],[pdf
file] 
Chapter
25: Stars and Black Holes [version 0225.1.pdf] 
Important
Concepts 25 
Homework
(due 14 May)[pdf file] 
Solution
Set 25: [ps file],[pdf
file] 
Chapter
26: Gravitational Waves and Experimental Tests of General Relativity
[version 0226.1.pdf] 
Important
Concepts 26 
Homework
(due 21 May)[pdf file] Corrected
Homework [pdf file] 
Solution
Set 26: [ps file],[pdf
file] 
Chapter
27: Cosmology [version 0227.1.pdf] 
Important
Concepts 27 
Homework
(due 28 May)[pdf file] 
Solution
Set 27: [ps file],[pdf
file] 