General Relativity and Gravitation

, Volume 14, Issue 2, pp 109–112

On the asymptotic flatness of theC metrics at spatial infinity


  • Tevian Dray
    • Department of MathematicsSyracuse University
Research Articles

DOI: 10.1007/BF00756916

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Dray, T. Gen Relat Gravit (1982) 14: 109. doi:10.1007/BF00756916


It is shown that a family of exact, radiating solutions of Einstein's field equations (theC metrics) is asymptotically flat at spatial infinity (in the sense of Ashtekar-Hansen). The ADM and Bondi masses are discussed.

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