Inhomogeneous Cosmological Models
By (author) Andrzej Krasinski
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Inhomogeneous Cosmological Models by Andrzej Krasinski
Book DescriptionThis volume provides a comprehensive survey of our understanding of the universe based on the exact solutions of the theory of relativity. More precisely, it describes those models that fit with astronomical observations of galaxy clusters, cosmic voids and other key features of our universe. This authoritative account achieves two important goals. First, it collects together all independently derived cosmological solutions since the birth of relativity in 1915 to 1997, and clearly shows how they are interrelated. Secondly, it presents a coherent overview of the physical properties of these inhomogeneous models. It demonstrates, for instance, that the formation of voids and the interaction of the cosmic microwave background radiation with matter in the universe can be explained by exact solutions of the Einstein equations, without the need for approximations. This book will be of particular interest to graduates and researchers in gravity, relativity and theoretical cosmology as well as historians of science.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780521030175
(247mm x 174mm x 18mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 2-Nov-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Andrzej Krasinski
Introduction to General Relativity and Cosmology, Paperback (September 2012)
This book is a thorough introduction to general relativity for advanced students, including complete derivations of important results.
Structures in the Universe by Exact Methods, Hardback (October 2009)
Reviews developments in applications of inhomogeneous models to cosmology, for graduate students and academic researchers in astrophysics.
Inhomogeneous Cosmological Models, Hardback (June 1997)» View all books by Andrzej Krasinski
A comprehensive survey of our understanding of the Universe based on the exact solutions of the theory of relativity.
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