On the dynamics of relativistic multi-layer spherical shell systems

  title={On the dynamics of relativistic multi-layer spherical shell systems},
  author={Merse E.Gaspar and Istv{\'a}n R{\'a}cz},
  journal={Classical and Quantum Gravity},
The relativistic time evolution of multi-layer spherically symmetric shell systems—consisting of infinitely thin shells separated by vacuum regions—is examined. Whenever two shells collide the evolution is continued with the assumption that the collision is totally transparent. The time evolution of various multi-layer shell systems—comprising large number of shells thereby mimicking the behavior of a thick shell making it possible to study the formation of acoustic singularities—is analyzed… 
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