General Relativity and Gravitation

, Volume 14, Issue 10, pp 835–863 | Cite as

Interacting with sheep

  • R. A. D'inverno
  • I. Frick
Research Articles


In which sheep confirms Hauser's claim (and hopefully demonstrates just how powerful and flexible an interactive algebraic computing language can be as an aid in carrying out calculations in general relativity).


General Relativity Differential Geometry Computing Language Algebraic Computing 
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    Hauser, I. (1974).Phys. Rev. Lett.,33, 1112.Google Scholar
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    Frick, I. (1977). The computer algebra system sheep, what it can and cannot do in general relativity, preprint, Stockholm University, Sweden.Google Scholar
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    d'Inverno, R. A., and Russel-Clark, R. A. (1974).Comput. J.,17, 229.Google Scholar

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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. A. D'inverno
    • 1
  • I. Frick
    • 2
  1. 1.Faculty of Mathematical StudiesUniversity of SouthamptonEngland
  2. 2.Institute of Theoretical PhysicsUniversity of StockholmSweden

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