Linear Wave Equations

  • Nicolas GinouxEmail author
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 786)


This chapter deals with linear wave equations on Lorentzian manifolds. We first recall the physical origin of that equation which describes the propagation of a wave in space.


Wave Equation Cauchy Problem Fundamental Solution Minkowski Space Lorentzian Manifold 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.NWF I - Mathematik Universität RegensburgRegensburgGermany

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