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A static body of arbitrarily large density


We consider the static, spherically symmetric, perfect fluid solution for a given massm in general relativity, and show that its average density is bounded. We then show by an example that this need not be so for non-spherical bodies.

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Bonnor, W.B., Wickramasuriya, S.B.P. A static body of arbitrarily large density. Int J Theor Phys 5, 371–375 (1972). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00713098

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  • Field Theory
  • General Relativity
  • Elementary Particle
  • Quantum Field Theory
  • Static Body