Metric Theories of Gravity: Perturbations and Conservation by Alexander N. Petrov,Sergei M. Kopeikin,Robert R.

By Alexander N. Petrov,Sergei M. Kopeikin,Robert R. Lompay,Bayram Tekin

By concentrating on the commonly used variational equipment, this monograph aspires to offer a unified description and comparability of assorted methods of making conserved amounts for perturbations and to review symmetries regularly relativity and converted theories of gravity. the most emphasis lies at the field-theoretical covariant formula of perturbations, the canonical Noether technique and the Belinfante technique of symmetrisation. the overall formalism is utilized to construct the gauge-invariant cosmological perturbation idea, conserved currents and superpotentials to explain bodily vital recommendations of gravity theories. Meticulous cognizance is given to the development of conserved amounts in asymptotically-flat spacetimes in addition to in asymptotically consistent curvature spacetimes corresponding to the Anti-de Sitter house. major a part of the booklet can be utilized in graduate classes on conservation legislation commonly relativity.


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