Large amplitude gravitational waves
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Large amplitude gravitational waves

  • Author(s): Ali, G.
  • Hunter, J. K.
  • et al.

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We derive an asymptotic solution of the Einstein field equations which describes the propagation of a thin, large amplitude gravitational wave into a curved space-time. The resulting equations have the same form as the colliding plane wave equations without one of the usual constraint equations.

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