Unformatted text preview: isothermal ideal-gas model of the atmosphere; constant-compressibility model of the ocean. 2.5 Pressure distribution in accelerating rest-frames. Liquids at rest in linearly accelerating and rotating reference frames. Read: Fay Chapt. 2, pp 44-75 (or your old undergraduate text) Kundu & Cohen Chapt. 1, Chapt 4.1–4.6 (inclusive) Problems: Shapiro & Sonin 1.3, 1.4, 1.7, 1.8, 1.9, 1.10, 1.11, 1.18...
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- Fall '05
- General Relativity, Fundamental physics concepts, uniform gravitational field, Gareth H. McKinley, Ain A. Sonin