Equations of Motion in the ADM Formalism

2 lectures: 14, 15 November 2006

Representative references:

- gr-qc/9712075: 3rd post-Newtonian higher order Hamilton dynamics for two-body point-mass systems
- gr-qc/9906092: The binary black-hole problem at the third post-Newtonian approximation in the orbital motion: Static part
- gr-qc/0003051: Poincaré invariance in the ADM Hamiltonian approach to the general relativistic two-body problem
- gr-qc/0105038: Dimensional regularization of the gravitational interaction of point masses
- gr-qc/0305048: The binary black-hole dynamics at the third-and-a-half post-Newtonian order in the ADM-formalism
- gr-qc/9912092: Dynamical invariants for general relativistic two-body systems at the third post-Newtonian approximation
- gr-qc/0407049: Third post-Newtonian accurate generalized quasi-Keplerian parametrization for compact binaries in eccentric orbits
- gr-qc/0005034: On the
determination of the last stable orbit for circular

general relativistic binaries at the third post-Newtonian approximation

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