Examples of Newtonian limits of relativistic spacetimes

@article{Ehlers1997ExamplesON,
  title={Examples of Newtonian limits of relativistic spacetimes},
  author={J{\"u}rgen Ehlers},
  journal={Classical and Quantum Gravity},
  year={1997},
  volume={14},
  pages={A119 - A126}
}
  • Jürgen Ehlers
  • Published 1997
  • Physics, Mathematics
  • Classical and Quantum Gravity
A frame theory encompassing general relativity and Newton - Cartan theory is reviewed. With its help, a definition is given for a one-parameter family of general relativistic spacetimes to have a Newton - Cartan or a Newtonian limit. Several examples of such limits are presented. 

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