William Paterson University
Jason Kendall is adjunct instructor of Astronomy at William Paterson University.
Jason is teaching one section of General Astronomy in the Fall of 2019:
Online Introductory Astronomy ClassCRN: 44146, PHYS 1700-81, Online lectures and laboratory activities.
Module 14: The Rise of RelativityVideos: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10
Supplement the videos with reading from "OpenStax Astronomy"
Astronomy Lesson 14_09: General Relativity, The Slowing of Time by Gravity
We chat about how light is redshifted as it rises out of a gravity well, and how time runs slower in a gravity well compared to clocks far away. We also dare to ask "into where does space curve."
- Kip Thorne
- Andrew Hamilton
- Karl Schwarzschild
- Schwarzschild metric
- Gravitational Redshift
- Gravitational Time dilation
- GPS and Relativity
- Doppler shift
- Pound Rebka Experiment
- The river model of black holes
- Bulk Space