Geometry and Symmetry in General Relativity

Graham Stanley Hall

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Abstract

The purpose of this paper is to present a short survey of the mathematical and geometrical ideas behind the theory of symmetry in Einstein's general relativity. Although most proofs are omitted, the essential ideas and definitions are given and discussed and the main results stated.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationMathematical Physics
Subtitle of host publicationProceedings of 12th Regional Conference
EditorsM J Aslam, F Hussain, A Qadir, Riazuddin, H Saleem
Place of PublicationSingapore
PublisherWORLD SCIENTIFIC PUBL CO PTE LTD
Pages341-353
Number of pages13
ISBN (Print)9789812705914, 9812705910
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2007

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Keywords

  • symmetry
  • general relativity

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Hall, G. S. (2007). Geometry and Symmetry in General Relativity. In M. J. Aslam, F. Hussain, A. Qadir, Riazuddin, & H. Saleem (Eds.), Mathematical Physics: Proceedings of 12th Regional Conference (pp. 341-353). Singapore: WORLD SCIENTIFIC PUBL CO PTE LTD. https://doi.org/10.1142/9789812770523_0033