, Volume 28, Issue 7, pp 601-604

Addition oe the Pirani condition to the Mathisson-Papapetrou equations in a Schwarzschild field

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Relations are obtained that allow us to distinguish a unique center of mass of a rotating test body as it moves in the equatorial plane of a Schwarzschild field. This center of mass can be thought of as the instantaneous analog of the classical center of mass.

Translated from Izvestiya Vysshikh Uchebnykh Zavedenii, Fizika, No. 7, pp. 95–98, July, 1985.