Conservative form of Boltzmann's equation in general relativity

Masaru Shibata*, Hiroki Nagakura, Yuichiro Sekiguchi, Shoichi Yamada

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We derive a conservative form of Boltzmann's equation in general relativity, which is concisely written. Several explicit forms of this equation are written for black-hole spacetime with several coordinate conditions in real spacetime and momentum-space coordinates.

Original languageEnglish
Article number084073
JournalPhysical Review D - Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 2014 Apr 24

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics
  • Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous)


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