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Author Belinski, V. (Vladimir), 1941-

Title Gravitational solitons / V. Belinski, E. Verdaguer
Published Cambridge, U.K. ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2001
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 258 pages) : illustrations
Series Cambridge monographs on mathematical physics
Cambridge monographs on mathematical physics.
Contents Cover; Half-title; Series-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; 1 Inverse scattering technique in gravity; 2 General properties of gravitational solitons; 3 Einstein ... Maxwell fields; 4 Cosmology: diagonal metrics from Kasner; 5 Cosmology: nondiagonal metrics and perturbed FLRW; 6 Cylindrical symmetry; 7 Plane waves and colliding plane waves; 8 Axial symmetry; Bibliography; Index
Summary This is the first book to give a self-contained exposition of the theory of gravitational solitons and provide a comprehensive review of exact soliton solutions to Einstein's equations. A valuable reference for researchers and graduate students
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-252) and index
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Subject Gravitational waves.
Form Electronic book
Author Verdaguer, E. (Enric)
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