One month in the history of the discovery of general relativity theory

@article{Mehra1998OneMI,
  title={One month in the history of the discovery of general relativity theory},
  author={J. Mehra},
  journal={Foundations of Physics Letters},
  year={1998},
  volume={11},
  pages={41-60}
}
  • J. Mehra
  • Published 1998
  • Physics
  • Foundations of Physics Letters
  • Albert Einstein had initiated his work on the formulation of a general theory of relativity soon after completing the special theory. From 1907 to summer 1915 he worked hard on the problem of ‘generalizing’ the relativity theory. His efforts bore fruit during November 1915, and he presented the new theory in four communications to the Prussian Academy of Sciences in Berlin in that month; he obtained the correct expression and value for the advance of the perihelion motion of Mercury and… CONTINUE READING
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