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Introduction to String Theory, Quantum Gravity, and Black Holes

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3 units

Letter or Credit/No Credit

This course will begin with a basic introduction to the physics and mathematics of string theory and its relation to gravity. Following that we will study the quantum mechanics of black holes, and how string theory has impacted our understanding of these extreme gravitational objects. Prerequisites: 130 and 131.

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