GRAVITATION

See also the British Columbia GR homepage, HyperSpace.

*General Relativity
+ Ashtekar Variables
+ Gravitational Collapse
+ Gravitational Waves
+ Mach's Principle / Inertia
+ Scalar Theories
+ QUANTUM GRAVITY
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- Overviews:
- General Relativity (for GPS satellite applications), by C. Misner, 95/08
- Time Travel in Flatland: Introduction to Light Cones in Curved Spacetime, by Patricia Schwarz
- Solve the Einstein Equations Yourself (Mathematica Notebook), by Patricia Schwarz
- NET ADVANCE OF PHYSICS: Cosmology

- Experimental and Observational Tests:
- Numerical Methods:
- 3D Numerical Relativity at NCSA, by Peter Anninos et al., 1995
- Numerical Relativity and Black Hole Horizons, by J. Masso, 94/12
- Numerical Relativity, by E. Seidel and W.-M. Suen, 1994
- Solving Einstein's Equations on Supercomputers, by E. Seidel, 1994
- Spacetime Wrinkles, from the NCSA Expo. (Elementary level.)

ASHTEKAR VARIABLES:

GRAVITATIONAL COLLAPSE:

- Detection:
- Theory:
- Gravitational Waves from Neutron Stars, by S. Bonazzola and E. Gourgoulhon, 96/05
- Solid Interiors of Neutron Stars and Gravitational Radiation, by P. Haensel, 96/05
- Gravitational Radiation from Stellar Collapse and Distorted Black Holes, by E. Seidel, 1990
- Gravitational Waves from Isolated Neutron Stars, by S. Bonazzola and E. Gourgoulhon, 96/05

*General and Various
+ Ashtekar Variables
+ Lattice Quantum Gravity
+ Mach's Principle / Inertia
+ Pregeometric Approaches + Supergravity
+ Two-Dimensional Gravity + CLASSICAL GRAVITATION
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GENERAL AND VARIOUS:

- Effective Field Theory Description of Gravity, by John F. Donoghue, 95/12
- Structural Issues in Quantum Gravity, by Chris Isham, 95/10
- The Small Scale Structure of Space-Time, by Phil E. Gibbs, 95/06
- The Quest for Quantum Gravity, by G. Au, 95/06
- Vacuum Correlations at Geodesic Distance in Quantum Gravity, by G. Modanese, 94/10
- Knots and Quantum Gravity, by John C. Baez, 94/10
- Algebraic Extension of Dirac Quantization, by A. Ashtekar and R. S. Tate, 94/05
- Spin networks, by John C. Baez

- The Quest for Quantum Gravity, by G. Au, 95/06
- Actions for Gravity, by Peter Peldan, 93/05
- Bibliography of Publications related to Classical and Quantum Gravity in terms of the Ashtekar Variables, by Troy A. Schilling, 94/09
- Bibliography on the Ashtekar Variables, by Jorge Pullin
- Bibliography of Jorge Pullin's own papers on the Ashtekar variables

- General:
- Dynamical Triangulation:

MACH'S PRINCIPLE / INERTIA:

SUPERGRAVITY:

TWO-DIMENSIONAL QUANTUM GRAVITY:

- Matrix Models of 2D Gravity and Induced QCD, by Yuri Makeenko, 93/10
- Fractal Structure of Quantum Gravity in Two Dimensions, by Noboru Kawamoto, 93/04
- The Liouville Approach to 2D Gravity and its Toda Generalizations, by Jean-Loup Gervais, 92/12
- Introduction to 2D Gravity and Solvable String Models, by Emil Martinec, 91/12

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