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In this course we will seek to “understand Einstein,” especially focusing on the special theory of relativity that Albert Einstein, as a twenty-six year old patent clerk, introduced in his “miracle year” of 1905. Our goal will be to go behind the myth-making and beyond the popularized presentations of relativity in order to gain a deeper understanding of both Einstein the person and the concepts, predictions, and strange paradoxes of his theory. Some of the questions we will address include: How did Einstein come up with his ideas? What was the nature of his genius? What is the meaning of relativity? What’s “special” about the special theory of relativity? Why did the theory initially seem to be dead on arrival? What does it mean to say that time is the “fourth dimension”? Can time actually run more slowly for one person than another, and the size of things change depending on their velocity? Is time travel possible, and if so, how? Why can’t things travel faster than the speed of light? Is it possible to travel to the center of the galaxy and return in one lifetime? Is there any evidence that definitively confirms the theory, or is it mainly speculation? Why didn’t Einstein win the Nobel Prize for the theory of relativity? About the instructor: Dr. Larry Lagerstrom is the Director of Academic Programs at Stanford University’s Center for Professional Development, which offers graduate certificates in subjects such as artificial intelligence, cyber security, data mining, nanotechnology, innovation, and management science. He holds degrees in physics, mathematics, and the history of science, has published a book and a TED Ed video on "Young Einstein: From the Doxerl Affair to the Miracle Year," and has had over 30,000 students worldwide enroll in his online course on the special theory of relativity (this course!)....

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SS
2019年12月8日

Almost anyone can learn about the special theory of relativity from these lectures. I actually can't believe that I studied from a professor who teaches in the USA and in so simple way. I am grateful.

AP
2020年8月11日

It was wonderful experience to know the special theory of relativity from Larry, who has presented the course in very simple way to understand. Thanks a lot to Larry for providing such a good session.

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by Fabio P

2018年1月23日

Excellent, these important concepts finally seem to make sense.

by Ingeborg B

2017年1月4日

This is a very good course! any thanks to professor Lagerstrom.

by Alejandro L

2021年8月31日

With special gratitude to Prof. Randles Lagerstrom. Brilliant.

by Massimo B

2020年5月7日

Very well explained course, thank's to Prof. Larry Lagerstrom.

by José J B d M

2017年11月20日

It very well explained by profesor Lagerstrom. Congatulations!

by saadhvik a

2017年10月7日

The course was an enriching experience that truly ennobled me!

by Shaya S

2017年9月12日

quite slow, but makes it super easy to understand, i loved it!

by Guillaume B

2019年3月8日

Amazing course!!! Thanks a lot! Wonderful course and teacher!

by Rasith T T

2018年9月11日

Wonderful Introductory Course which seek to Study. Thank you.

by Ayman Z

2018年1月29日

Perfect in every aspect, Thank you for this excellent course.

by Affan M

2017年6月23日

This is the best course on special relativity for a beginner.

by P K

2016年12月30日

Excellent course. Excellent instructor. Well worth the time!

by Li M

2019年5月14日

A very good introductory course to the theory of relativity.

by Barry S

2017年7月16日

Excellent course for those yet unfamiliar or as a refresher!

by Frank L

2017年11月12日

Well explained and easy to follow. I thoroughly enjoyed it.

by narendra p

2017年2月6日

course well organised. nice note preparation and hand outs.

by Paranjay T

2020年6月19日

It was a great opportunity for me to enhance my knowledge.

by Bahman A

2018年2月12日

Everything was perfect. I learnt a lot here. Great Thanks.

by Jacob A

2017年7月6日

Very well structured course, and the instructor is superb.

by art g

2017年7月1日

great course. clear lectures which elucidate the concepts.

by xavier H

2021年8月13日

This course is very progressive and pedogically very good

by Deleted A

2020年6月26日

it´s a very good course, you just need basic math notions

by Alberto V C G

2021年4月23日

Extraordinary course. Very well explained, step by step.

by Sébastien T

2021年4月3日

I found the professor extremely pedagogical, thank you!

by Hyunbin Y

2020年12月5日

Thanks for teaching easily Special theory of relativity