The Schwarzschild Metric

  • Piotr T. Chruściel
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A basic black-hole solution of the Einstein equations is the Schwarzschild metric. The aim of this chapter is to introduce the reader to its geometry.


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  • Piotr T. Chruściel
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  1. 1.Faculty of PhysicsUniversity of ViennaViennaAustria

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