The General Equation of Motion in a Gravitational Field Based Upon the Golden Metric Tensor
American Journal of Modern Physics
Volume 6, Issue 6, November 2017, Pages: 127-131
Received: Aug. 3, 2017; Accepted: Sep. 4, 2017; Published: Sep. 22, 2017
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Authors
Nura Yakubu, Department of Physics, University of Maiduguri, Maiduguri, Nigeria
Samuel Xede Kofi Howusu, Theoretical Physics Program, National Mathematics Centre Abuja, Abuja, Nigeria
Nuhu Ibrahim, Department of Physics, Government Science & Technical College Nguru, Nguru, Nigeria
Ado Musa, Department of Physics, Aminu Saleh College of Education Azare Bauchi, Bauchi, Nigeria
Abbas Babakura, Department of Physics, University of Maiduguri, Maiduguri, Nigeria
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Abstract
In this paper, we used Howusu’s planetary equation. The general equation of motion is derived for particle of non-zero rest mass in a gravitational field based upon Riemannian geometry and the golden metric tensor which is thereby opens the way for further studies or to pave the way for applications such as planetary theory.
Keywords
Golden Metric Tensor, Geodesic Equation, Coefficient of Affine Connection
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Nura Yakubu, Samuel Xede Kofi Howusu, Nuhu Ibrahim, Ado Musa, Abbas Babakura, The General Equation of Motion in a Gravitational Field Based Upon the Golden Metric Tensor, American Journal of Modern Physics. Vol. 6, No. 6, 2017, pp. 127-131. doi: 10.11648/j.ajmp.20170606.13
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