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The Abraham Zelmanov Journal
The journal for General Relativity, gravitation and cosmology



About the Journal

This journal is named after Abraham Zelmanov (1913-1987), a prominent scientist working in the General Theory of Relativity and cosmology, whose main goal was the mathematical apparatus for calculation of the physical observable quantities in the General Theory of Relativity (it is also known as the theory of chronometric invariants). He also developed the basics of the theory of an inhomogeneous anisotropic universe, and the classification of all possible models of cosmology which could be theoretically conceivable in the space-time of General Relativity (the Zelmanov classification). He also introduced the Anthropic Principle and the Infinite Relativity Principle in cosmology. A short biographic essay about Zelmanov is published in Volume 1 of the Journal (2008).

The main idea of this journal is to publish most creative works on relativity produced by the modern authors, and also the legacy of the classics which was unaccessed in English before. This journal therefore is targeted for submissions containing a valuable result in the General Theory of Relativity, gravitation, cosmology, and also the related themes from physics, mathematics, and astronomy. All submitted papers should be in good English, and be designed in LaTeX format using our LaTeX template. (The list of software needed to type LaTeX is shown on the right side of this page.) The typeset LaTeX file(s) should be submitted to the Editor.

This journal is a non-commercial, academic edition. It is printed from private donations (we are welcome to donations which could support the journal; contact the Editor for the current information on this subject). Upon publication, the authors of each paper will be sent 3 copies of the journal (the authors are requested to pay postal charges dependent on the location), whilst any academic library can register for the printed copies of the journal free of charge. To order printed issues, contact the Editor.

At present, publishing The Abraham Zelmanov Journal is posponed. We currently do not consider new submissions. We offer to redirect all submissions to Progress in Physics, the journal of physics containing a substantial part of publications on General Relativity and cosmology. Download the published issues and individual papers of The Abraham Zelmanov Journal below, please.

The Abraham Zelmanov Journal is hosted at http://zelmanov.ptep-online.com. You may also like to visit the French-hosted mirror of the journal at http://zelmanov.fr and http://zelmanov.org.

Issues of the Journal

Complete issues of The Abraham Zelmanov Journal and individual papers published therein are accessible free of charge, in PDF format, through the direct links to the archive of this journal. To download individual papers or a complete issue, select link near the required paper or issue of the journal in this list.

Attention readers: numerous papers have been improved in the online edition of the journal after their prior publication, according to the errata submitted by the authors. Accordingly, the respective complete issues, containing these papers, have been reloaded as well. We would like to keep the online edition of the journal tidy. Therefore, please make sure that you own the correct (improved) copies of these papers according to the respective marks in this list.

Volume 5 (2012) || Volume 4 (2011) || Volume 3 (2010) || Volume 2 (2009) || Volume 1 (2008)

Volume 5 (2012)

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Non-Linear Cosmological Redshift: The Exact Theory According to General Relativity
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Dmitri Rabounski


Gravitational Fields Exterior to Homogeneous Spheroidal Masses
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Ebenezer Ndikilar Chifu


Geometric Thermodynamics of Kerr-AdS Black Hole with the Cosmological Constant as a State Variable
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Alexis Larrañaga and Sindi Mojica


Why a Background Persistent Field Must Exist in the Extended Theory of General Relativity
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Patrick Marquet


Traversable Space-Time Wormholes Sustained by the Negative Energy Electromagnetic Field
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Patrick Marquet


On the Komar Energy and the Generalized Smarr Formula for a Charged Black Hole Inspired by Noncommutative Geometry
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Alexis Larrañaga and Juan Carlos Jimenez


Lichnérowicz’s Theory of Spinors in General Relativity: the Zelmanov Approach
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Patrick Marquet


Earth Flyby Anomalies Explained by a Time-Retarded Causal Version of Newtonian Gravitational Theory
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Joseph C. Hafele


Possibility of Experimental Study of the Properties of Time
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Nikolai A. Kozyrev


Elastodynamics of the Spacetime Continuum
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Pierre A. Millette

Volume 4 (2011)

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(updated with errata on October 25, 2012)

A Theory of Frozen Light According to General Relativity
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Dmitri Rabounski and Larissa Borissova


A Three-Dimensional Charged Black Hole Inspired by Non-Commutative Geometry
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Juan Manuel Tejeiro and Alexis Larrañaga


Instanton Representation of Plebanski Gravity. Gravitational Instantons from the Classical Formalism
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Eyo Eyo Ita III


Instanton Representation of Plebanski Gravity. Application to the Schwarzschild Metric
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Eyo Eyo Ita III


Instanton Representation of Plebanski Gravity. Consistency of the Initial Value Constraints under Time Evolution
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Eyo Eyo Ita III


Radial Distance on a Stationary Frame in a Homogeneous and Isotropic Universe
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Robert C. Fletcher


Cosmological Mass-Defect — A New Effect of General Relativity
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Dmitri Rabounski


The EGR Field Quantization
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Patrick Marquet


On a c(t)-Modified Friedmann-Lemaître-Robertson-Walker Universe
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Robert C. Fletcher

Volume 3 (2010)

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(updated with errata on May 31, 2011)

De Sitter Bubble as a Model of the Observable Universe
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Larissa Borissova


Gravitational Waves and Gravitational Inertial Waves According to the General Theory of Relativity
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Larissa Borissova


Behaviour of the EGR Persistent Vacuum Field Following the Lichnérowicz Matching Conditions
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Patrick Marquet


Geodesics and Finslerian Equations in the EGR Theory
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Patrick Marquet


A Hydrodynamical Geometrization of Matter and Chronometricity in General Relativity
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Indranu Suhendro

Volume 2 (2009)

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(updated with errata on May 26, 2013)

Cosmological Models in the Generalized Einstein Action
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Arbab Ibrahim Arbab


Hubble Redshift due to the Global Non-Holonomity of Space
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Dmitri Rabounski


Preface of 2009 to "The Velocity of Light in Uniformly Moving Frames"
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Frank Robert Tangherlini


The Velocity of Light in Uniformly Moving Frames. A Dissertation. Stanford University, 1958
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Frank Robert Tangherlini


Maxwell's Equations and the Absolute Lorentz Transformation
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Frank Robert Tangherlini


Tangherlini's Dissertation and Its Significance for Physics of the 21th Century
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Gregory B. Malykin and Edward G. Malykin


The EGR Theory: An Extended Formulation of General Relativity
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Patrick Marquet


Charged Particle in the Extended Formulation of General Relativity
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Patrick Marquet


On the Physical Nature of the Wave Function: A New Approach through the EGR Theory
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Patrick Marquet


On the Speed of Rotation of Isotropic Space: Insight into the Redshift Problem
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Dmitri Rabounski


The Gravitational Field of a Condensed Matter Model of the Sun:  The Space Breaking Meets the Asteroid Strip
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Larissa Borissova


The Generalized Warp Drive Concept in the EGR Theory
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Patrick Marquet

Volume 1 (2008)

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(updated with errata on August 04, 2012)

A Presentation Concerning the Propagation of Light Determined by Monsieur Rømer of the Royal Academy of Sciences
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Ole Rømer


On the Gravitation Produced by the Earth on Different Substances
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Loránd Eötvös


On the Gravitational Field of a Point-Mass, According to Einstein's Theory
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Karl Schwarzschild


On the Gravitational Field of a Sphere of Incompressible Liquid, According to Einstein's Theory
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Karl Schwarzschild


On the Relativistic Theory of an Anisotropic Inhomogeneous Universe
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Abraham Zelmanov


On the Permissible Numerical Value of the Curvature of Space
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Karl Schwarzschild


The Luminiferous Ether is Detected as a Wind Effect Relative to the Ether Using a Uniformly Rotating Interferometer
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Georges Sagnac


Regarding the Proof for the Existence of a Luminiferous Ether Using a Rotating Inteferometer Experiment
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Georges Sagnac


The Classification of Spaces Determining the Fields of Gravitation
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Alexei Petrov


On the Problem of the Existence of Stable Particles in the Metagalaxy
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Kyril Stanyukovich


On Increasing Entropy in an Infinite Universe
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Kyril Stanyukovich


On the Evolution of the Fundamental Physical Constants
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Kyril Stanyukovich


Biography of Ole Rømer (1644-1710)
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Erling Poulsen


Biography of Loránd Eötvös (1848-1919)
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Zoltán Szabó


Biography of Karl Schwarzschild (1873-1916)
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Indranu Suhendro


Biography of Abraham Zelmanov (1913-1987)
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Dmitri Rabounski


Biography of Alexei Petrov (1910-1972)
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Dmitri Rabounski

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The Abraham Zelmanov Journal is an open-access journal, published according to the Budapest Open Initiative. The journal is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Noncommercial No Derivative Works 2.5 Sweden License. This means, in particular, that electronic copying, distribution, and printing of both full-size version of the journal and the individual papers published therein for non-commercial, academic or individual use can be made by any user without permission or charge.

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EDITORIAL BOARD

Editor:
Dmitri Rabounski

Secretary:
Indranu Suhendro

The Abraham Zelmanov Journal is an annually issue scientific journal registered with the Royal National Library of Sweden.

BOOKS

This page also represents selected monographs, authored by the Authors of the Journal. Electronic copies of all the books are available for free download and re-distribution for any user free of charge, according to the copyright agreement printed in Page 2 of each book, which is according to the Budapest Open Initiative:

Pierre A. Millette. Elastodynamics of the Spacetime Continuum. American Research Press, Rehoboth (NM), 2017 [ Download ]

Larissa Borissova and Dmitri Rabounski. Inside Stars: A Theory of the Internal Constitution of Stars, and the Sources of Stellar Energy According to General Relativity. 2nd expanded edition, American Research Press, Rehoboth (NM), 2014 [ Download ]

Dmitri Rabounski et Larissa Borissova. Particules de l'Univers et au delà du Miroir. American Research Press, Rehoboth (NM), 2012 [ Download ]

Dmitri Rabounski and Larissa Borissova. Particles Here and Beyond the Mirror. 3rd expanded edition, American Research Press, Rehoboth (NM), 2012 [ Download ]

Larissa Borissova et Dmitri Rabounski. Champs, Vide, et Univers miroir. American Research Press, Rehoboth (NM), 2010 [ Download ]

Larissa Borissova and Dmitri Rabounski. Fields, Vacuum, and the Mirror Universe. 2nd edition in Russian, Svenska fysikarkivet, Stockholm, 2010 [ Download ]

Larissa Borissova and Dmitri Rabounski. Fields, Vacuum, and the Mirror Universe. 2nd edition, Svenska fysikarkivet, Stockholm, 2009 [ Download ]

Dmitri Rabounski and Larissa Borissova. Particles Here and Beyond the Mirror. 2nd expanded edition, Svenska fysikarkivet, Stockholm, 2008 [ Download ] [ Errata ]

Indranu Suhendro. Spin-Curvature and the Unification of Fields in a Twisted Space. Svenska fysikarkivet, Stockholm, 2008 [ Download ]

Bo Lehnert. A Revised Electromagnetic Theory with Fundamental Applications. Svenska fysikarkivet, Stockholm, 2008 [ Download ]

Abraham Zelmanov. Chronometric Invariants. Translated from the Russian, American Research Press, Rehoboth (NM), 2006 [ Download ]

Abraham Zelmanov. Chronometric Invariants. Original publication in Russian, American Research Press, Rehoboth (NM), 2006 [ Download ]

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