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Product Description: This book is about the mathematical theory of light propagation in media on general-relativistic spacetimes. The first part discusses the transition from Maxwell's equations to ray optics. The second part establishes a general mathematical framework for treating ray optics as a theory in its own right, making extensive use of the Hamiltonian formalism...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9783540668985 | Springer Verlag, February 1, 2000, cover price $149.00 |

*About this edition:*This book is about the mathematical theory of light propagation in media on general-relativistic spacetimes.Paperback:

9783642086168 | Springer Verlag, February 1, 2000, cover price $149.00 |

*About this edition:*This book is about the mathematical theory of light propagation in media on general-relativistic spacetimes.Product Description: General relativity ranks among the most accurately tested fundamental theories in all of physics. Deficiencies in mathematical and conceptual understanding still exist, hampering further progress. This book collects surveys by experts in mathematical relativity writing about the current status of, and problems in, their fields...read more

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9783540310273 | Springer Verlag, April 15, 2006, cover price $139.00 |

*About this edition:*General relativity ranks among the most accurately tested fundamental theories in all of physics.Paperback:

9783642068195 | Springer Verlag, April 15, 2006, cover price $139.00 |

*About this edition:*General relativity ranks among the most accurately tested fundamental theories in all of physics.
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