# Wavy way to the Kerr metric and the quantum nature of its ring singularity

@article{Gurtug2015WavyWT, title={Wavy way to the Kerr metric and the quantum nature of its ring singularity}, author={O. Gurtug and M. Halilsoy}, journal={arXiv: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology}, year={2015} }

From inherent non-linearity two gravitational waves, unless they are unidirectional, fail to satisfy a superposition law. They collide to develop a new spacetime carrying the imprints of the incoming waves. Same behaviour is valid also for any massless lightlike field. As a result of the violent collision process either a naked singularity or a Cauchy horizon (CH) develops. It was shown by Chandrasekhar and Xanthopoulos (CX) that a particular class of colliding gravitational waves (CGW… Expand

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