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Blanchet, Luc

Mass and Motion in General Relativity

Blanchet, Luc - Mass and Motion in General Relativity, ebook

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Table of contents

1. The Higgs Mechanism and the Origin of Mass
Abdelhak Djouadi

2. Testing Basic Laws of Gravitation – Are Our Postulates on Dynamics and Gravitation Supported by Experimental Evidence?
Claus Lämmerzahl

3. Mass Metrology and the International System of Units (SI)
Richard S. Davis

4. Mass and Angular Momentum in General Relativity
José Luis Jaramillo, Eric Gourgoulhon

5. Post-Newtonian Theory and the Two-Body Problem
Luc Blanchet

6. Post-Newtonian Methods: Analytic Results on the Binary Problem
Gerhard Schäfer

7. The Effective One-Body Description of the Two-Body Problem
Thibault Damour, Alessandro Nagar

8. Introduction to Gravitational Self-Force
Robert M. Wald

9. Derivation of Gravitational Self-Force
Samuel E. Gralla, Robert M. Wald

10. Elementary Development of the Gravitational Self-Force
Steven Detweiler

11. Constructing the Self-Force
Eric Poisson

12. Computational Methods for the Self-Force in Black Hole Spacetimes
Leor Barack

13. Radiation Reaction and Energy–Momentum Conservation
Dmitri Gal’tsov

14. The State of Current Self-Force Research
Lior M. Burko

15. High-Accuracy Comparison Between the Post-Newtonian and Self-Force Dynamics of Black-Hole Binaries
Luc Blanchet, Steven Detweiler, Alexandre Tiec, Bernard F. Whiting

16. LISA and Capture Sources
Oliver Jennrich

17. Motion in Alternative Theories of Gravity
Gilles Esposito-Farèse

18. Mass, Inertia, and Gravitation
Marc-Thierry Jaekel, Serge Reynaud

19. Motion in Quantum Gravity
Karim Noui

20. Free Fall and Self-Force: an Historical Perspective
Alessandro Spallicci

Keywords: Physics, Classical and Quantum Gravitation, Relativity Theory, Astrophysics and Astroparticles, Mechanics

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Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2011
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Fundamental Theories of Physics
Category
Natural Sciences
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9789048130153

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