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Il Nuovo Cimento B (1971-1996)

, Volume 111, Issue 6, pp 757–762 | Cite as

Cylindrically symmetric scalar waves in general relativity

  • Shri Ram
  • J. K. Singh
Article

Summary

An exact cylindrically symmetric solution to Einstein equations for scalar waves is presented. The asymptotic behaviour of the null geodesics near the singularity is discussed.

PACS

04.20 Classical general relativity 

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© Società Italiana di Fisica 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • Shri Ram
    • 1
  • J. K. Singh
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Applied Mathematics, Institute of TechnologyBanaras Hindu UniversityVaranasiIndia

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