**Recorded: **April 29, 2014

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**Lecture 9: **General Relativity 5

**Course Description: **"Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation" is taught at UCI as Physics 255. Topics covered: Covariant Derivative, Covariant Derivative of the Metric, Covariant Differentiation along a Path, Examples of Parallel Transports for a Vector, Covariant Curls and Divergences, Finite Parallel Transports with Path Ordered Products, Gauge Invariance and Covariant Derivative in QED.

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