Self-phase modulation of spherical gravitational waves

Дата и время публикации : 2003-07-08T14:17:23Z

Авторы публикации и институты :
J. T. Mendonca
V. Cardoso
M. Marklund
M. Servin
G. Brodin

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Ссылка на журнал-издание: Phys.Rev. D68 (2003) 084025
Коментарии к статье: 11 pages
Первичная категория: gr-qc

Все категории : gr-qc, astro-ph

Краткий обзор статьи: Self-phase modulation of spherical gravitational wavepackets propagating in a flat space-time in the presence of a tenuous distribution of matter is considered. Analogies with respect to similar effects in nonlinear optics are explored. Self phase modulation of waves emitted from a single source can eventually lead to an efficient energy dilution of the gravitational wave energy over an increasingly large spectral range. An explicit criterium for the occurrence of a significant spectral energy dilution is established.

Category: Physics