**CONTENTS
AND PREFACE** |
Course
Description |

Chapter
1: Physics in Flat Spacetime: Geometric Viewpoint |
Homework
(due 3 Oct) |

**I:
STATISTICAL PHYSICS** |

Chapter
2: Kinetic Theory |
Homework
(due 11 Oct) |

Chapter
3: Statistical Mechanics |
Homework
(due 18 Oct) |

Chapter
4: Statistical Thermodynamics |
Homework
(due 25 Oct) |

Chapter
5: Random Processes |
Homework
(due 6 Nov) |

**II:
OPTICS** |

Chapter
6: Geometric Optics |
Homework
(due 13 Nov) |

Chapter
7: Diffraction |
Homework
(due 22 Nov) |

Chapter
8: Interference |
Homework
(due 22 Nov) |

Chapter
9: Nonlinear Optics |
Homework
(due 29 Nov) |

**III:
ELASTICITY** |

Chapter
10: Elastostatics |
Homework
(due 10 January) |

Chapter
11: Elastodynamics |
Homework
(due 17 January) |
Homework
Solutions |

**IV:
FLUID DYNAMICS** |

Chapter
12: Foundations of Fluid Dynamics |
Homework
(due 24 January) |

Chapter
13: Vorticity |
Homework
(due 31 January) |

Chapter
14: Turbulence |
Homework
(due 07 February) |

Chapter
15: Waves |
Homework
(due 14 February) |
Homework
Solutions |

Chapter
16: Supersonic Flow |
Homework
(due 21 February) |
Homework
Solutions |

Chapter
17: Convection |
Homework
(due 28 February) |

Chapter
18: Magnetohydrodynamics |
Homework
(due 7 March) |

**V:
PLASMA PHYSICS** |

Chapter
19: The Particle Kinetics of Plasmas |
Homework
(due 11 April) |

Chapter
20: Waves in Cold Plasmas |
Homework
(due 18 April) |

Chapter
21: Kinetic Theory of Warm Plasmas |
Homework
(due 25 April) |
Homework
Solutions |

Chapter
22: Instability and Nonlinear Effects |
Homework
(due 2 May) |
Homework
Solutions |

**VI:
GENERAL RELATIVITY** |

Chapter
23: From Special to General Relativity |
Homework
(due 9 May) |
GR
Tensor Example |
GR
Tensor Example Notebook |

Chapter
24: The Field Equations of General Relativity |
Homework
(due 16 May) |

Chapter
25: Stars and Black Holes |
Homework
(due 25 May) |

Chapter
26: Gravitational Waves and Experimental Tests of General Relativity |
Homework
(due 30 May) |

Chapter
27: Cosmology |