Some remarks on a radiating solution of the Einstein-Maxwell equations

  • M. Walker
  • W. Kinnersley
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 14)


Event Horizon Weyl Tensor Null Geodesic World Line Flat Space 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.


  1. 1.
    Sometimes also called a Lorentz metric, or by relativists, simply a metric.Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    W. Kinnersley and M. Walker, Phys. Rev., to appear.Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    T. Levi-Civita, Atti del. Acad. dei Lincei:Rendiconti 27, 343 (1918).Google Scholar
  4. 4.
    W. Kinnersley, unpublished thesis, California Institute of Technology, 1969.Google Scholar
  5. 5.
    These generators are of course the flat space limits of the outgoing principal null congruence with tangent ℓa.Google Scholar
  6. 6.
    B. Carter, J. Math. Phys. 10, 70 (1969).Google Scholar
  7. 7.
    M. Walker, J. Math. Phys. 11, 2280 (1970).Google Scholar
  8. 8.
    E. Newman and T. Unti, J. Math. Phys. 3, 891 (1962).Google Scholar
  9. 9.
    E. Newman, T. Unti, and L. Tamburino, J. Math. Phys. 4, 915 (1963).Google Scholar
  10. 10.
    R. Sachs, Phys. Rev. 128, 2851 (1962).Google Scholar
  11. 11.
    A. Janis and E. Newman, J. Math. Phys. 6, 902 (1965).Google Scholar
  12. 12.
    R. Penrose, in Battelle Rencontres (ed. B. S. DeWitt and J. A. Wheeler; Benjamin, New York, 1968).Google Scholar
  13. 13.
    E. Newman and R. Penrose, Proc. Roy. Soc. (London) A305, 175 (1968).Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag 1972

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Walker
    • 1
  • W. Kinnersley
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PhysicsUniversity of Texas at AustinTexas

Personalised recommendations