On angular momentum of stationary gravitating systems

Abhay Ashtekar, Michael Streubel

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A theorem is proved to the effect that, for isolated gravitating systems in equilibrium, the definition of total angular momentum involving fields at null infinity agrees with that involving fields at spatial infinity.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1362-1365
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Mathematical Physics
Issue number7
StatePublished - 1978

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Statistical and Nonlinear Physics
  • Mathematical Physics


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