Introduction to Tensor Calculus
by Kees Dullemond, Kasper Peeters
Publisher: University of Heidelberg 2010
Number of pages: 53
This booklet contains an explanation about tensor calculus for students of physics and engineering with a basic knowledge of linear algebra. The focus lies mainly on acquiring an understanding of the principles and ideas underlying the concept of 'tensor'.
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by Taha Sochi - viXra
These notes are the second part of the tensor calculus documents. In this text we continue the discussion of selected topics of the subject at a higher level expanding, when necessary, some topics and developing further concepts and techniques.
by Edward Nelson - Princeton Univ Pr
The lecture notes for the first part of a one-term course on differential geometry given at Princeton in the spring of 1967. They are an expository account of the formal algebraic aspects of tensor analysis using both modern and classical notations.
by Joseph C. Kolecki - Glenn Research Center
The book should serve as a bridge to the place where most texts on tensor analysis begin. A semi-intuitive approach to those notions underlying tensor analysis is given via scalars, vectors, dyads, triads, and similar higher-order vector products.
by Peter Dunsby
Contents: the special theory of relativity, vectors and tensors in special relativity, conceptual basis of general relativity, curved space time and general relativity, Einstein's field equations, Schwarzschild's solution.