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Approximation Method for the Relaxed Covariant Form of the Gravitational Field Equations for Particles

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We present a study of the so called relaxed field equations of general relativity in terms of a decomposition of the metric; which is designed to deal with the notion of particles. Several known results are generalized to a coordinate free covariant discussion. We apply our techniques to the study of a particle up to second order.

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Gallo, E. and Moreschi, O. (2012) Approximation Method for the Relaxed Covariant Form of the Gravitational Field Equations for Particles. Journal of Modern Physics, 3, 1247-1254. doi: 10.4236/jmp.2012.329161.


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