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Author ICGA 7 (2005 : Guo li zhong yang da xue, Chung-li, Taiwan)

Title Gravitation and astrophysics : on the occasion of the 90th year of general relativity : proceedings of the VII Asia-Pacific International Conference : National Central University, Taiwan, 23-26 November 2005 / editors, James M. Nester, Chiang-Mei Chen, Jong-Ping Hsu
Published Hackensack, NJ : World Scientific, [2007]
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Contents Experimental tests of gravity. Progress in testing Newtonian inverse square law / S.-G. Guan, L.-C. Tu and J. Luo. Null test of the inverse-square law at 100-micrometer distance / H.J. Paik, V.A. Prieto and M.V. Moody -- Numerical relativity. A new generalized harmonic evolution system / L. Lindblom [and others]. Numerical relativity beyond [symbol] / C.M. Misner, J.R. van Meter and D.R Fiske. Improved numerical stability of rotating black hole evolution calculations / H.J. Yo -- Cosmology. Integrable cosmological models in DD and variations of fundamental constants / V.N. Melnikov. Coupled quintessence and CMB / S.C. Lee. Cosmic Lee-Yang force, dark energy and accelerated Wu-Doppler effect / J.P. Hsu and Z.H. Ning. Accelerating expansion from inhomogeneities? / J.A. Gu. Thermalization in the inflationary universe / S.P. Kim. Dark energy and wormhole / S.W. Kim. Cosmic Bose Einstein condensation -- induced inflation and early formation of black holes / T. Fukuyama and M. Morikawa. Gravitational Lensing in TeVe S / M.C. Chiu, C.M. Ko and Y. Tian. An issue to the cosmological constant problem / R. Triay -- Astrophysics. Black hole mass determination for blazars / J.H. Fan [and others]. Black holes as the central engines for astrophysical sources / Y.-F. Yuan and J.-M. Shi. The third cloud over general relativity -- anomalous acceleration of Pioneer 10 and 11 and its possible explanation / C.M. Xu and X.J. Wu. General formula for comparison of clock rates -- applications to cosmos and solar system / C.M. Xu, X.J. Wu and E. Brüning. Searching for sub-millisecond pulsars: a theoretical view / R.X. Xu -- Quantum gravity. Low-energy quantum gravity / M.A. Ivanov. Mass renormalization at finite temperature and random motion of an electron driven by quantum electromagnetic fluctuations / H.W. Yu. Quantum gravity phenomenology and black hole physics / Y. Ling. Uniformly accelerated detector in (3+l)D spacetime: from vacuum fluctuations to radiation flux / S.Y. Lin and B.L. Hu. Signatures of spacetime geometry fluctuations / L.H. Ford and R.T. Thompson. Dyadospheres don't develop / D.N. Page. The quantized Schwarzschild black hole and the possible origin of dark matter / L. Liu and S.Y. Pei. The origin of the Immirzi parameter in loop quantum gravity / H.L. Yu. Quantum entanglement in non-inertial frames / R. Mann and I. Fuentes-Schuller. Black hole fluctuations and dynamics from back-reaction of Hawking radiation: current work and further studies based on stochastic gravity / B.L. Hu and A. Roura -- Classical gravity. Growth of primordial black holes / T. Harada. De Sitter invariant special relativity / C.-G. Huang and H.-Y. Guo. Scalar field contribution to rotating black hole entropy -- semiclassical method / M. Kenmoku. Further simplification of the constraints of four-dimensional gravity / C. Soo. Evaporation of Bardeen black holes / S.A. Hayward. On non-uniform charged black branes / U. Miyamoto. Quasi-local mass and the final fate of gravitational collapse in Gauss-Bonnet gravity / H. Maeda. Gyraton solutions in Einstein-Maxwell theory and supergravity / V.P. Frolov. Stationary spacetime with intersecting branes in M/ Superstring theory / K. Maeda. Wave maps on black holes in any dimensions / M. Narita. Geometric characterization of purely In- or Out-going gravitational radiation at a finite distance / J.H. Yoon. Radiation reaction in curved space-time: local method / D.V. Gal'tsov, P. Spirin and S. Staub. Classical pseudotenors and positivity in small regions / L.L. So, J.M. Nester and H. Chen. A brief review of initial data engineering / P.T. Chrusciel, J. Isenberg, and D. Pollack. Abelian decomposition of Einstein's theory: reformulation of general relativity / Y.M. Cho and S.W. Kim. Quasi-local energy flux / J.M. Nester, C.-M. Chen and R.-S. Tung. The Hamiltonian boundary term / J.M. Nester, C.-M. Chen and R.-S. Tung. Dynamical untrapped hypersurfaces / R.-S. Tung
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Astrophysics -- Congresses.
Gravitation -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Chen, Chiang-Mei.
Hsu, J. P. (Jong-Ping)
Nester, James M.
LC no. 2007278370
ISBN 9789812569509
9789812772923 (electronic bk.)
9812772928 (electronic bk.)