Shock-wave explosions in general relativity

Elias M. Smoller; Blake Temple

Journées équations aux dérivées partielles (1995)

  • Volume: 1995, page 1-20
  • ISSN: 0752-0360

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Smoller, Elias M., and Temple, Blake. "Shock-wave explosions in general relativity." Journées équations aux dérivées partielles 1995 (1995): 1-20. <>.

author = {Smoller, Elias M., Temple, Blake},
journal = {Journées équations aux dérivées partielles},
keywords = {cosmology; shock-waves; blast waves},
language = {eng},
pages = {1-20},
publisher = {Ecole polytechnique},
title = {Shock-wave explosions in general relativity},
url = {},
volume = {1995},
year = {1995},

AU - Smoller, Elias M.
AU - Temple, Blake
TI - Shock-wave explosions in general relativity
JO - Journées équations aux dérivées partielles
PY - 1995
PB - Ecole polytechnique
VL - 1995
SP - 1
EP - 20
LA - eng
KW - cosmology; shock-waves; blast waves
UR -
ER -


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