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Light, delayed: The Shapiro Effect and the Newtonian Limit

  title={Light, delayed: The Shapiro Effect and the Newtonian Limit},
  author={Markus Possel},
The Shapiro effect, also known as the gravitational time delay, is close kin to the gravitational deflection of light that was the central topic of our Summer School.1 It is also an interesting test bed for exploring a topic that provides the foundations for most of the calculations we have done in this school, yet is highly complex when treated more rigorously: the question of the Newtonian limit, and of the post-Newtonian corrections that must be applied to include the leading-order effects… 
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