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Variations on the Einstein Theme

Harvey R. Brown

in Physical Relativity: Space-time structure from a dynamical perspective

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2006
ISBN:
9780199275830
eISBN:
9780191603914
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199275831.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

This chapter begins with a brief discussion of Einstein's operationalism. It then discusses the clock hypothesis, the conventionality of distant simultaneity, David Malament's 1977 result, the ... More


Conformally Flat and Conformally Einstein Spaces

Charles Fefferman and C. Robin Graham

in The Ambient Metric (AM-178)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691153131
eISBN:
9781400840588
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691153131.003.0007
Subject:
Mathematics, Geometry / Topology

This chapter analyzes the ambient and Poincaré metrics for locally conformally flat manifolds and for conformal classes containing an Einstein metric. The obstruction tensor vanishes for even ... More


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