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Oliver Petersen: The Hamiltonian formulation of Einstein's equation

Time: Thu 2023-01-26 10.15 - 11.15

Location: 3418, Lindstedtsvägen 25

Language: English

Participating: Oliver Petersen, KTH

Fischer and Marsden showed in the 1970's how to write ADM's Hamiltonian formulation of Einstein's equation in a very simple form. In this talk, I will describe this classical result, which relates to various topics in general relativity, including gravitational waves.