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Topic: Spoonfeeding Field Equations
Replies: 3   Last Post: Mar 4, 2013 8:38 PM

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 Koobee Wublee Posts: 1,417 Registered: 2/21/06
Re: Spoonfeeding Field Equations
Posted: Feb 26, 2013 3:34 PM

On Feb 25, 11:53 am, Giovano di Bacco wrote:
> Koobee Wublee wrote:

> > They are [G]_00 (time) and [G]_11 (radial displacement) where [G] is the
> > matrix that makes up the Einstein tensor. [G]_22 (longitude) and [G]_33
> > (latitude) are identical. <shrug>

>
> so is only kinda scaling,

What scaling? <shrug>

> what about translation and rotation?

In this case, [G], the Einstein tensor, is written in its spherically
symmetric polar coordinate system. So, what translation and what
rotation? <shrug>

The field equations are discussed quite a bit. Not too many have
brought up the subject on how the Christoffel symbols are derived
since the Christoffel symbols are the basic building blocks to the
field equations. In fact, among physicists, the Christoffel symbols
are worshipped as a divine deity. Even fewer physicists nowadays
understand how the Christoffel symbols are derived, and you cannot
find a non-circular derivation in the textbooks any more. Fcvking
sad, no? The following tells what the scientific communities are
practicing. <shrug>

** FAITH IS LOGIC
** LYING IS TEACHING
** DECEIT IS VALIDATION
** NITWIT IS GENIUS
** OCCULT IS SCIENCE
** FICTION IS THEORY
** FUDGING IS DERIVATION
** WORSHIP IS STUDY
** BULLSHIT IS TRUTH
** ARROGANCE IS SAGE
** BELIEVING IS LEARNING
** IGNORANCE IS KNOWLEDGE
** MYSTICISM IS WISDOM
** SCRIPTURE IS AXIOM
** CONJECTURE IS REALITY
** HANDWAVING IS REASONING
** PLAGIARISM IS CREATIVITY
** PRIESTHOOD IS TENURE
** FRAUDULENCE IS FACT
** MATHEMAGICS IS MATHEMATICS
** INCONSISTENCY IS CONSISTENCY
** INTERPRETATION IS VERIFICATION

<shrug>

Date Subject Author
2/26/13 Koobee Wublee
3/4/13 Brian Q. Hutchings