Dynamical compact elastic bodies in general relativity

Lars Andersson, Todd A Oliynyk, Bernd G Schmidt

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We prove the local existence of solutions to the Einstein-Elastic equations that represent self-gravitating, relativistic elastic bodies with compact support.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)849-887
Number of pages39
JournalArchive for Rational Mechanics and Analysis
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2016

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