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**KERR
BLACK HOLES**

("the
most important exact solution of any equation in physics" -
source of quote not yet identified)

(1) ** **Original
PRL paper (has
typos identified in (4))

** ****Published
book**

**
**(2)
"THE
KERR SPACETIME"** ****(CUP)**

**
**(3)** **"THE
KERR SPACETIME" **(AMAZON)**

** ****
ArXiv papers**

** ** (4)** **Kerr's
personal account of how he derived his famous metric

(5) Math details of Kerr
metric by Matt Visser

(6)
Black
Hole Uniqueness Theorems by David Robinson

**YouTube
video **of Kerr describing how he got his solution (essentially a
verbal description of (4) above). This site also has links to other
black hole talks

given
at an after dinner talk at the NZ consulate in Berlin.

**
**https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jji2pgfq7oE

A
particularly interesting and clear exposition of numerical
relativity is posted at **https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=adQumfzldUM**

** ****Kerrfest
links**

** **Photos
of Kerr

Kerr
Fest (70th birthday)

Kerr
Fest program

Kerr
Fest guest book

**
**NZ
magazine article

** ****Other
Kerr metric publications**

** **(7)
Account
of Texas Symposium
(published in Physics Today)

(8)
Kerr-Schild
form for vacuum solutions
(R.P Kerr & A. Schild)

(9)
Race
for the Kerr Metric (Dautcourt)

** ****GR
Publications**

(1)
Doran
Coordinates (Doran)

(2)
Exact
solutions of the Einstein equations
(M.A.H. MacCallum),

(3)
History
of the so-called Lense-Thirring Effect (H.
Pfister) (this paper
persuasively argues that Einstein deserves all the credit).

**HORAVA
QUANTUM GRAVITY (ArXiv preprints)**

** ** "Quantum
Gravity at a Lifschitz Point"

"Membranes
at Quantum Criticality"

"Quantum
Criticality and Yang-Mills Guage Theory"

"Status
of Horava gravity: A personal perspective"
A good introduction to the issues outstanding

**LOOP
GRAVITY**

** **"Loop
Quantum Gravity" (Rovelli)

**DIRAC
PAPERS**** **

** **Dirac
equation

Einstein
coefficients

Magnetic
monopoles and anti-matter

**DNA
STRUCTURE**

Watson
& Crick Nature paper

**EINSTEIN
PAPERS**

Special
relativity

General
relativity

Photo-electric
effect

Brownian
motion

**CHANDRASEKHAR**

Stochastic
Problems in Physics & Astronomy

**JEARL
WALKER**

** **Physics
of the Rainbow

**JACOB
ISRAELACHVILI**

Van
der Waals Force from the Bohr Atom** **(excerpt
from a review paper)

** **