Retarded gravitation theory

  title={Retarded gravitation theory},
  author={C. Raju},
  journal={arXiv: General Physics},
  • C. Raju
  • Published 2012
  • Physics
  • arXiv: General Physics
We propose a Lorentz-covariant theory of gravity, and explain its theoretical origins in the problem of time in Newtonian physics. In this retarded gravitation theory (RGT), the gravitational force depends upon both retarded position and velocity, and the equations of motion are time-asymmetric retarded functional differential equations. We explicitly solve these equations, under simplifying assumptions, for various NASA spacecraft. This shows that the differences from Newtonian gravity, though… Expand

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