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Author Asada, H. (Hideki)

Title Equations of motion in general relativity / by Hideki Asada, Toshifumi Futamase, Peter Hogan
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2011
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Description 1 online resource
Series International series of monographs on physics ; no. 148
International series of monographs on physics ; no. 148
Summary Einstein's theory of general relativity describes the gravitational field of a system of stars and predicts their paths by providing the 'equations of motion' of each star. Extracting these equations from his field equations is a highly technical procedure described in this book
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed Dec. 16, 2010)
Subject Stars -- Proper motion.
Stars -- Orbits.
General relativity (Physics)
Astronomy -- Mathematics.
Form Electronic book
Author Futamase, Toshifumi, 1953-
Hogan, P. A. (Peter A.)
ISBN 9780191723421 ebook
0191723428 ebook