Visualizing light cones in Schwarzschild space

T. Elmabrouk, Robert Low

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    Abstract

    We present a numerical approach to the visualization of the light cones, and hence the causal structure, of exterior Schwarzschild space, taking advantage of the symmetries of Schwarzschild space and the conformal invariance of null geodesics.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)53-63
    JournalJournal of Geometry and Symmetry in Physics
    Volume29
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2013

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    Keywords

    • light cones
    • exterior Schwarzschild space
    • structure
    • space-time
    • geodesics
    • general relativity

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