The particle problem in classical gravity: a historical note on 1941

@article{Galvagno2004ThePP,
  title={The particle problem in classical gravity: a historical note on 1941},
  author={M. Galvagno and G. Giribet},
  journal={European Journal of Physics},
  year={2004},
  volume={26}
}
  • M. Galvagno, G. Giribet
  • Published 2004
  • Mathematics, Physics
  • European Journal of Physics
  • This historical note is mainly based on a relatively unknown paper published by Albert Einstein in Revista de la Universidad Nacional de Tucuman in 1941. Taking the ideas of this work as a leitmotiv, we review the discussions about the particle problem in the theory of gravitation within the historical context by means of the study of seminal works on the subject. The revision shows how the digressions regarding the structure of matter and the concise problem of finding regular solutions of the… CONTINUE READING
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