The Examination of Landau-Lifshitz Pseudo-Tensor Under Physical Decomposition of Gravitational Field

Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 269)

Abstract

Physical decomposition of gauge fields (including Abelian and non-Abelian fields) [1, 2, 3] have been widely accepted by most particle physics researchers. The authors also extended the approach to gravitational field and attacked the century-lasting problem of gravitational energy density [4]. Reference [4] gives a physical decomposition of affine connection, and raises a revisited way to compute traditional energy density formula. In this paper, we will adopt their decomposition to Landau-Lifshitz pseudo-tensor definition, and examine whether the results are reasonable or not.

Keywords

Physical decomposition Gravitational energy density Landau-Lifshitz pseudo-tensor 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Peng-Cheng Zhang
    • 1
  • Jia Guo
    • 1
  • Jun Zhao
    • 1
  • Ben-Chao Zhu
    • 1
  1. 1.Department Mathematics and PhysicsHubei University of MedicineShiyanChina

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