Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Schwarzschild equation

  1. Jan 23, 2012 #1
    Is it possible to derive Schwarzschild equation without using the concept of four dimensional space or tensors
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Jan 23, 2012 #2

    tom.stoer

    User Avatar
    Science Advisor

    why should this be interesting?
     
    Last edited: Jan 23, 2012
  4. Jan 23, 2012 #3

    atyy

    User Avatar
    Science Advisor

    Not quite what is asked, but an alternative theory of gravity to general relativity which has the Schwazschild solution as a solution is http://arxiv.org/abs/gr-qc/0611006 .
     
  5. Jan 23, 2012 #4

    Matterwave

    User Avatar
    Science Advisor
    Gold Member

    Why is this in the quantum section?
     
Know someone interested in this topic? Share this thread via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook