Celebrating the centenary of the Schwarzschild solutions
Peer reviewed, Journal article, Journal article
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Original versionAmerican Journal of Physics 2016, 84(7):537-541 http://doi.org/10.1119/1.4944031
This article is a celebration of the centenary of Schwarzschild’s presentations of his external and internal solutions describing spacetime outside and inside an incompressible, spherically symmetric body. I give a review of these solutions and how they have been interpreted physically.