**Recorded: **May 15, 2014

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**Lecture 14: **Solutions to the** **Field Equations 1

**Course Description: **"Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation" is taught at UCI as Physics 255. Topics covered: Description: Schwarzschild Solution. Gravitational Redshift near the Horizon.Coordinate Dependence of Horizon. Kruskal Coordinates.Stationary versus Freely Falling Observers. Kruskal Diagram.The Metric Inside a Star. Astrophysical Black Holes. Equations of Motion for a Particle in the Schwarzschild Metric.Integrals of the Motion. Radial Equation and Effective Potential.

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