On the uniqueness problem for the Lagrangian of two rotating bodies in general relativity

M.M. Abdil'din, M.E. Abishev, N.A. Beissen, and Zh.N. Brisheva1


It is shown that the Lagrangian for the problem of two rotating bodies in GR may be obtained without invoking Fock's second method, directly from the metric of the first approximation.


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  2. M. M. Abdil'din, Mechanics of Einstein's Theory of Gravity (Almaty, 1988, in Russian).
  3. M.M. Abdil'din, The Problem of Body Motion in General Relativity (Almaty, 2006, in Russian).
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