# Numerical Relativity with the Conformal Field Equations

@article{Husa2002NumericalRW, title={Numerical Relativity with the Conformal Field Equations}, author={Sascha Husa}, journal={Lecture Notes in Physics}, year={2002}, volume={617}, pages={159-192} }

I discuss the conformal approach to the numerical simulation of radiating isolated systems in general relativity. The method is based on conformal compactification and a reformulation of the Einstein equations in terms of rescaled variables, the so-called “conformal field equations” developed by Friedrich. These equations allow to include “infinity” on a finite grid, solving regular equations, whose solutions give rise to solutions of the Einstein equations of (vacuum) general relativity. The… Expand

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