Topics in Theoretical and Experimental Gravitation Physics

Topics in Theoretical and Experimental Gravitation Physics

by V. De Sabbata (Editor)

Paperback(Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1977)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781468408553
Publisher: Springer US
Publication date: 12/12/2012
Series: Nato Science Series B: , #27
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1977
Pages: 344
Product dimensions: 7.01(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.03(d)

Table of Contents

The Generation of Gravitational Waves: A Review of Computational Techniques.- Effects of Gravitational Radiation upon Electromagnetic Waves in a Dispersive Medium.- Gravitational Waves and Their Interaction with Electromagnetic Field.- Shock Waves in General Relativity.- Editorial Comments.- The Detection of Gravitational Waves and Quantum Nondisturbtive Measurements.- Onedimensional Analysis and Computer Simulation of a Weber Antenna.- Comments on the Gravitational Radiation Experiments.- Estimated Sensitivity of the Low Temperature Gravitational Wave Antenna in Rome.- The L.S.U. Low Temperature Gravity Wave Experiment.- Optimal Detection of Signals through Linear Devices with Thermal Noise Sources and Application to the Munich-Frascati Weber-Type Gravitational Wave Detectors.- Synchrotron Radiation and Astrophysics.- Editorial Comments: Development of Singularities.- On the Behavior of Physical Clocks in the Vicinity of Singularities of a Gravitational Field.- Editorial Comments.- Bimetric Theory of Gravitation.- Speculative Remarks on Physics in General and Relativity in Particular.- Gravitation and Tachyons.- General Relativity and Quantum Theory.- Author Index.

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