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The generation of high-frequency gravitational waves in a perfect fluid

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The problem of the generation of a gravitational wave by an acoustic one is studied in the high-frequency domain for a perfect fluid. The negative result which is found may be of some relevance for astrophysical and cosmological applications.

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Pirronello, V. The generation of high-frequency gravitational waves in a perfect fluid. Astrophys Space Sci 102, 11–19 (1984). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00651057

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  • Gravitational Wave
  • Perfect Fluid
  • Cosmological Application